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Queen Victoria's refusal to dismiss those of her attendants married to Whig politiciians precipitated a constitutional conflict called ...
Robert Peel hoped to force out Victoria's influential ladies of the bedchamber loyal to Lord Melbourne
Victoria eventually gave way and dismissed three of her ladies
This Day in British History
20 September, 1066
Battle of Fulford near York
Harald Hardrada of Norway and Earl Tostig defeat Northumbrians under the earls Morcar and Edwin