Maria of Bavaria (1872–1954)

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Maria of Bavaria (1872–1954)

Duchess of Calabria. Name variations: Marie of Bavaria. Born July 6, 1872; died June 10, 1954; dau. of Maria Teresa of Este (1849–1919) and Louis also known as Ludwig III (1845–1921), king of Bavaria (r. 1913–1918); m. Ferdinand Pio (1869–1934), duke of Calabria, on May 31, 1897; children: Maria Antoinette (b. 1898); Maria Cristina (b. 1899); Roger (1901–1914); Barbara (1902–1927, who m. Franz Xaver of Stolberg-Wernigerode); Lucia (b. 1908); Urraca (b. 1913).

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