Maria Anna of Bavaria (1574–1616)

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Maria Anna of Bavaria (1574–1616)

Queen of Bohemia and Hungary . Name variations: Mary; Mary Anne of Bavaria; Marie-Anne of Bavaria. Born on December 12, 1574, in Munich; died on March 8, 1616, in Graz; became first wife of Ferdinand II, king of Bohemia and Hungary (r. 1578–1637), Holy Roman emperor (r. 1619–1637), on April 23, 1600; children: Maria Anna of Bavaria (1610–1665, who married Maximilian, elector of Bavaria); Ferdinand III (1608–1657), king of Bohemia and Hungary, and Holy Roman emperor (r. 1637–1657); Cecilia Renata of Austria (1611–1644). Ferdinand II's second wife was Eleonora I Gonzaga (1598–1655).