Mulatto Queen: Queen Victoria's Black Grandmother
History reveals two curious details about Queen Charlotte Consort to George III: First, her official coronation portrait shows a woman with distinct mulatto features. Second, the Royal Physician to her granddaughter, Queen Victoria, wrote about her in his memoir: “She had the face of a true mulatto.”
But if Queen Charlotte was a mulatto, who was the black man who fathered her?
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