Maria Elisabeth was born in Landshut, Electorate of Bavaria, the only daughter and second child of Duke Wilhelm in Bavaria and his wife Countess Palatine Maria Anna of Zweibrücken-Birkenfeld, sister of the future king Maximilian I Joseph of Bavaria. She died in Paris, France, aged 65. Marriage and issue
Maximilian I Joseph of Bavaria: 5. Princess Ludovika of Bavaria: 11. Princess Caroline of Baden: 1. Duchess Elisabeth in Bavaria: 12. John VI of Portugal and Brazil: 6. Miguel I of Portugal: 13. Infanta Carlota Joaquina of Spain: 3. Infanta Maria Josepha of Portugal: 14. Constantine, Hereditary Prince of Löwenstein-Wertheim-Rosenberg: 7.
The Empress: With Hanna Hilsdorf, Devrim Lingnau, Melika Foroutan, Svenja Jung. Two young people meet. A fateful encounter - the proverbial love at first sight. He is Emperor Franz Joseph of Austria-Hungary, she is Elisabeth von Wittelsbach, Princess of Bavaria and the sister of the woman Franz is to marry.
Immediately after her accession, a number of European sovereigns who had recognised Maria Theresa as heir broke their promises. Queen Elisabeth of Spain and Elector Charles Albert of Bavaria, married to Maria Theresa's deprived cousin Maria Amalia and supported by Empress Wilhelmine Amalia, coveted portions of her inheritance.
Born: 24 December 1837, Possenhofen Castle, Bavaria. Died: 10 September, 1898, Geneva, Switzerland. Parents: Duke Maximilian Joseph and Princess Ludovika of Bavaria. Spouse: Franz Joseph I, Emperor of Austria and King of Hungary. Children: Sophie (1855-57), Gisela (1856-1932), Rudolf (1858-1889), Marie Valerie (1868-1924)
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Joanna of Austria (in Castilian, Doña Juana de Austria; in Portuguese, Dona Joana de Áustria, 24 June 1535 – 7 September 1573) was Princess of Portugal by marriage to João Manuel, Prince of Portugal.
Romy Schneider as Empress Elisabeth of Austria, or "Sissi" Karlheinz Böhm as Emperor Franz Joseph I of Austria; Vilma Degischer as Archduchess Sophie, Franz Joseph's mother; Erich Nikowitz as Archduke Franz Karl, Franz Joseph's father; Magda Schneider as Duchess Ludovika in Bavaria, Sissi's mother; Gustav Knuth as Duke Max in Bavaria, Sissi's ...
Elisabeth is a Viennese, German-language musical commissioned by the Vereinigte Bühnen Wien (VBW), with a book and lyrics by Michael Kunze and music by Sylvester Levay.It portrays the life and death of Empress Elisabeth of Austria, wife of Emperor Franz Joseph I.
Princess Ludovika of Bavaria Duchess Sophie Charlotte Augustine in Bavaria (23 February 1847 – 4 May 1897) was a granddaughter-in-law of King Louis Philippe of France , the favourite sister of Empress Elisabeth of Austria and fiancée of King Ludwig II of Bavaria .