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Encyclopedia > Maria Anna of Habsburg
Maria Anna of Habsburg
Maria Anna of Habsburg

Maria Anna of Habsburg (Vienna, September 18, 1718 - Brussels, December 16, 1744) was archduchess of Austria and duchess of Lorraine. Image File history File links Download high-resolution version (465x760, 263 KB) Martin Engelbrecht (1684–1756): Erzherzogin Maria Anna (1718-1744) Coloured engraving. ... Image File history File links Download high-resolution version (465x760, 263 KB) Martin Engelbrecht (1684–1756): Erzherzogin Maria Anna (1718-1744) Coloured engraving. ... Vienna (German: Wien ) is the capital of Austria, and also one of the nine States of Austria. ... September 18 is the 261st day of the year (262nd in leap years). ... // Events The Funj warrior aristocracy deposes the reigning mek and places one of their own ranks on the throne of Sennar. ... Map showing the location of Brussels in Belgium Brussels City Hall Emblem of the Brussels-Capital Region Flag of The City of Brussels Brussels (Dutch: Brussel, pronounced ; French: Bruxelles, pronounced in Belgian French and often by non-Belgian speakers of French; German: Brüssel) is the capital of Belgium, the... December 16 is the 350th day of the year (351st in leap years) in the Gregorian Calendar. ... // Events The third French and Indian War, known as King Georges War, breaks out at Port Royal, Nova Scotia The First Saudi State founded by Mohammed Ibn Saud Prague occupied by Prussian armies Ongoing events War of the Austrian Succession (1740-1748) Births January 10 - Thomas Mifflin, fifth President... Lorraine can refer to: the independent Duchy of Lorraine and later French province of Lorraine: see Lorraine (province). ...


She and Maria Theresa of Austria were the only surviving children of emperor Charles VI of Austria. The two sisters were raised in the Kaiserhof in Vienna. Maria Theresa, Holy Roman Empress, Queen of Hungary and Bohemia, Archduchess of Austria Maria Theresa (Vienna, May 13, 1717 – November 29, 1780 in Vienna) was the first and only female head of the Habsburg dynasty. ... Holy Roman Emperor Charles VI Charles VI of Austria (October 1, 1685 – October 20, 1740) was Holy Roman Emperor from 1711 to 1740 and the second son of Leopold I with his third wife, Eleonore-Magdalena of Pfalz-Neuburg, came first to the throne with the name Charles III of...


She fell in love with Charles Alexander of Lorraine , the younger brother of Maria Theresa's husband, Francis Stephen. There was a lot of resistance against a marriage, not in the least the wish of her father for a political more important son in law. Prince Charles Alexander of Lorraine (December 12, 1712 - July 4, 1780) was the younger brother of Francis Stephen, the last Duke of Lorraine. ... Francis I Francis I (December 8, 1708 – August 18, 1765) was Holy Roman Emperor and Grand Duke of Tuscany. ...


It was only after their father's death that Maria Theresa gave the approval for the marriage, which was concluded in the Augustiner church in Vienna on January 7, 1744. January 7 is the seventh day of the year in the Gregorian calendar. ... // Events The third French and Indian War, known as King Georges War, breaks out at Port Royal, Nova Scotia The First Saudi State founded by Mohammed Ibn Saud Prague occupied by Prussian armies Ongoing events War of the Austrian Succession (1740-1748) Births January 10 - Thomas Mifflin, fifth President...


The couple were appointed governors of the Austrian Netherlands in succession of their aunt Maria Elisabeth of Austria, who had died in 1741. Originally the term Netherlands referred to a much larger entity than the current Kingdom of the Netherlands. ... Maria Elisabeth of Austria (1680 - 1741), archduchess, governor of the Austrian Netherlands between 1724 and 1741 . ... // Events April 10 - Austrian army attack troops of Frederick the Great at Mollwitz August 10 - Raja of Travancore defeats Dutch East India Company naval expedition at Battle of Colachel December 19 - Vitus Bering dies in his expedition east of Siberia December 25 - Anders Celsius develops his own thermometer scale Celsius...


Charles Alexander went to war against Prussia, while Maria Anna, pregnant of their first child, remained in Brussels. Mother and child died on December 16, 1744. December 16 is the 350th day of the year (351st in leap years) in the Gregorian Calendar. ... // Events The third French and Indian War, known as King Georges War, breaks out at Port Royal, Nova Scotia The First Saudi State founded by Mohammed Ibn Saud Prague occupied by Prussian armies Ongoing events War of the Austrian Succession (1740-1748) Births January 10 - Thomas Mifflin, fifth President...


Both were buried in the Imperial Crypt in Vienna. Charles Alexander never married again. An ornament of the sarcophagus of Emperor Karl VI: a deaths head with the crown of the Holy Roman Empire Tomb of Franz Josef I, flanked by wife Elisabeth and son Rudolf. ...

Preceded by:
Count Friedrich August von Harrach-Rohrau
Governor of the Austrian Netherlands
1744-1744
Succeeded by:
Charles Alexander of Lorraine

 
 

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