Who were the Victorians?
The Victorians were people who lived during the reign of Queen Victoria . Queen Victoria’s reign lasted from 1837 to 1901.
The Victorian times means during the reign of Queen Victoria.
During this period, Britain became the richest and most powerful country in the world. Queen Victoria ruled over the largest empire that had ever been known. It was called the British Empire.
The British Empire covered many countries including, Australia, New Zealand, India and Canada. It included one quarter of the world’s population.