Person:Anne, Duchess of Luxembourg (1)

Anne _____, Duchess of Luxembourg
b.12 Apr 1432
  1. Anne _____, Duchess of Luxembourg1432 - 1462
  2. George of Habsburg1435 - 1435
  3. Elisabeth of Austria1436 - 1505
  4. Ladislaus the Posthumous _____1440 - 1457
m. 20 Jun 1446
  1. Margaret of Thuringia1449 - 1501
  2. Catharine of Saxony1453 - 1534
Facts and Events
Name Anne _____, Duchess of Luxembourg
Gender Female
Birth[1] 12 Apr 1432
Marriage 20 Jun 1446 Jenato William III _____, Duke of Luxembourg
Death[1] 1462
Reference Number? Q270234?

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Anne of Bohemia and Austria (12 April 1432 – 13 November 1462) was a Duchess of Luxembourg in her own right and, as a consort, Landgravine of Thuringia and of Saxony.

She was the eldest daughter of Albert of Austria, the future Emperor-Elect and Elisabeth, queen of Bohemia, the sole descendant of Sigismund, Holy Roman Emperor.

Her posthumous brother Ladislaus, Duke of Austria (1440–57) succeeded, very underage, as king of Bohemia and later also as king of Hungary. Anne also had a younger sister, Elisabeth, who was to become later a queen of Poland and grand duchess of Lithuania.

On 2 June 1446 the young Anne was married to William "the Brave" of Saxony (1425–82), Landgrave of Thuringia, a younger son of Frederick I "the Warlike" of Saxony.

In right of Anne, William became Duke of Luxembourg from 1457 when Anne's brother Ladislaus died childless. Though, their rights to the land were disputed by Philip III, Duke of Burgundy, and in 1469, William concluded that the possession's keeping was untenable against Burgundian attacks, and retreated to his Thuringian lands – that however took place when Anne was already dead.

They had two surviving daughters:

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