Victorian Celebrities by Image

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Quiz by QuarterDutch
Last updated: December 13, 2019
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I wrote famous books such as Treasure Island and Jekyll and Hyde.
I wrote a bestselling book on household management.
I invented the telephone.
I built the Great Western Railway.
I wrote Alice in Wonderland.
I challenged Malthusian economics with a famous book on Christmas.
I served as Prime Minister and wrote Sybil.
I was the first woman to qualify as a physician and surgeon.
I invented the phonograph, the motion picture camera and the practical electric light bulb.
I wrote Middlemarch. I wrote under an androgynous pen name.
I wrote Far from the Madding Crowd and Jude the Obscure
I was a popular 4x prime minister.
I founded modern nursing. I was otherwise known as "The Lady with the Lamp."
I was a controversial newspaper editor. My most famous piece challenged child prostitution.
I developed a system for blowing air through molten pig iron to remove the impurities
I founded evolutionary theory.
I wrote 3000 words a day while working full time for the Post Office.I wrote 47 novels in my lifetime.
I was a British politician, philanthropist and social reformer
I married Queen Victoria.
Coming from a tradition of Jamaican and West African "doctresses", I used herbal remedies to nurse soldiers back to health
I was a famous British textile designer.
Level 74
Dec 13, 2019
Just to clarify these are celebrities from Victorian England, right? Then... why is Edison here?
Level 42
Dec 14, 2019
Not necessarily England. As the UK was such a central cultural influence during the 19th century, the noun Victorian can be used to broadly describe someone who was alive during the Victorian era,
Level 67
Jul 15, 2020
Disraeli not Disreali