Person:Elisabeth Christine of Brunswick-Wolfenbüttel (1)

Elisabeth Christine von Braunschweig-Wolfenbüttel
d.21 Dec 1750 Vienna, Wien, Austria
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Name Elisabeth Christine von Braunschweig-Wolfenbüttel
Gender Female
Birth[1][2] 28 Aug 1691 Braunschweig, Braunschweig, Germany
Death[1][2] 21 Dec 1750 Vienna, Wien, Austria


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Elisabeth Christine of Brunswick-Wolfenbüttel (28 August 1691 – 21 December 1750) was Princess of Brunswick-Wolfenbüttel, Holy Roman Empress, German Queen, Queen of Bohemia and Hungary; and Archduchess of Austria by her marriage to Emperor Charles VI. She was renowned for her delicate beauty and also for being the mother of Empress Maria Theresa. She is also the maternal grandmother of Marie-Antoinette, Queen of France, though she died five years before her granddaughter's birth in 1755. She was also the longest serving Holy Roman Empress.

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  1. 1.0 1.1 Elisabeth Christine of Brunswick-Wolfenbüttel, in Wikipedia: The Free Encyclopedia. (Online: Wikimedia Foundation, Inc.).
  2. 2.0 2.1 Historischen Commission bei der Königlichen Akademie der Wissenschaften, and Rochus Freiherr von Liliencron (Redakteur). Allgemeine Deutsche Biographie. (Leipzig: Duncker und Humblot, 1875 - 1912), 6:11 f..