Anna of Bohemia and Hungary (1503–1547)

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Anna of Bohemia and Hungary (1503–1547)

Holy Roman Empress. Name variations: Anna of Hungary. Born in 1503 in Prague; died in 1547 in Prague; daughter of Vladislav or Wladyslaw also known as Ladislas II of Bohemia, king of Bohemia (r. 1471–1516), and Anne de Foix ; sister of Louis II, king of Hungary (r. 1516–1528); married Ferdinand I, Holy Roman emperor (r. 1556–1564), in 1521; children: Elizabeth of Habsburg (d. 1545); Maximilian II (1527–1576), Holy Roman emperor (r. 1564–1576); Anna of Brunswick (1528–1590, who married Albert V of Bavaria); Mary (1531–1581, who married William V, duke of Cleves); Magdalena (1532–1590); Catherine of Habsburg (1533–1572); Eleonora of Austria (1534–1594); Margaretha (1536–1566); Charles of Styria (1540–1590); Ferdinand, count of Tyrol; Helen (1543–1574); Joanna of Austria (1546–1578, who married Francis I de Medici, grand duke of Tuscany).