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Unformatted text preview: Albert. 1851 The Great Exhibition opened at Crystal Palace by Prince Albert. 1858 The telegraph system was introduced between England and United States of America. 1861 Prince Albert dies of typhoid. 1863 The first underground railway is opened in London. 1867 The right to vote is widened to include most men. 1876 Alexander Bell invents the telephone. 1880 The Education Act makes compulsory schooling for all children between 5 and 10. 1901 Queen Victoria dies. Her son, Edward VII, becomes King....
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