Blanche of Bourbon (1868–1949)

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Blanche of Bourbon (1868–1949)

Grand duchess of Tuscany. Name variations: Blanka of Bourbon-Castile. Born on September 7, 1868, in Graz; died on October 25, 1949, in Viareggio; daughter ofMargaret of Parma (1847–1893) and Charles, duke of Madrid; married Leopold Salvator, grand duke of Tuscany (1863–1931), on October 24, 1889; children: five daughters and five sons, includingMargaretha (1881–1986, known as Meg);Maria Dolores (1891–1974);Maria Immaculata (1892–1971); Rainer Karl (1895–1930); Leopold (1897–1958);Maria Antonia (1899–1977); Franz Joseph (1905–1975); Charles Pius Salvator (1909–1953).

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