Trivia Thursday: The Scandalous PM

This Week’s Question: William Lamb overcame what huge 1812 scandal to become Prime Minister and mentor to Queen Victoria? Last Week’s Question: What malady kept the future Queen Anne from attending her sister Mary’s wedding to William of Orange? Answer: J. G. Burdette was right—it was smallpox, that scourge of the 17th and 18th centuries. Although Anne survived (obviously), her governess, Lady Frances Villiers, contracted … Continue reading Trivia Thursday: The Scandalous PM