Princess Beatrice of the United Kingdom

fifth daughter and youngest child of Queen Victoria and Prince Albert

The Princess Beatrice (14 April 185726 October 1944), the youngest daughter of Queen Victoria, was a pianist, author and photographer.


  • ...It is sad and discouraging that the reports of dear Leopold show no improvement, & I am sure it must be a worry to you. All one can say, is that one has tried all for the best, & one must bear in mind that possibly it may be some time still before he can use his legs properly after such repeated attacks & that paralysis...
    • On her son, Prince Leopold (later Lord Leopold Mountbatten)
    • Letter from Princess Beatrice to her son's tutor, Mr Theobald (1903-06-10) (Private collection)

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