Biography Early life. Elisabeth was born in Munich, the daughter of King Maximilian I Joseph of Bavaria and his Queen Friederike Karoline Wilhelmine Margravine of Baden. She was the identical twin sister of Queen Amalie of Saxony, consort of King John I of Saxony, and sister of Archduchess Sophie of Austria, mother of Emperor Franz Josef I of Austria and Emperor Maximilian I of Mexico; as well ...
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.
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.
Duchess Elisabeth Christine of Brunswick-Wolfenbüttel-Bevern (8 November 1715 – 13 January 1797) was Queen of Prussia (Queen in Prussia until 1772) and Electress of Brandenburg as the wife of Frederick the Great. She was the longest-serving Prussian queen, with a tenure of more than 46 years.
Maria Sophie Amalie, Duchess in Bavaria (4 October 1841, Possenhofen Castle – 19 January 1925, Munich) was the last Queen consort of the Kingdom of the Two Sicilies. She was one of the ten children of Maximilian Joseph, Duke in Bavaria and Princess Ludovika of Bavaria. She was born as Duchess Maria Sophia in Bavaria.
She was a Duchess in Bavaria by birth as the daughter of Duke Maximilian Joseph and Princess Ludovika. She was temporarily the head of the Thurn and Taxis family . Helene’s maternal aunt, Princess Sophie of Bavaria , saw Helene as a good marriage candidate for her son, the future Austrian emperor Franz Josef , and in 1853, Helene, her mother ...
Elisabeth von Österreich, geboren als Elisabeth Amalie Eugenie von Wittelsbach, Herzogin in Bayern (* 24.Dezember 1837 in München, Königreich Bayern; † 10. September 1898 in Genf, Schweiz), war eine Prinzessin aus der herzoglichen Nebenlinie Pfalz-Zweibrücken-Birkenfeld-Gelnhausen des Hauses Wittelsbach, durch ihre Heirat mit ihrem Cousin Franz Joseph I. ab 1854 Kaiserin von Österreich ...
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 .
Princess Ludovika of Bavaria (Marie Ludovika Wilhelmine; Mary Louise Wilhelmina; 30 August 1808 – 25 January 1892) was the sixth child of King Maximilian I Joseph of Bavaria and his second wife, Karoline of Baden, and the mother of Empress Elisabeth of Austria. She was born and died in Munich