Maria Leopoldine (1632–1649)

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Maria Leopoldine (1632–1649)

Queen of Bohemia and Holy Roman empress. Name variations: Maria Leopoldina. Born on April 6, 1632, in Innsbruck; died on July 7, 1649, in Vienna; daughter of Claudia de Medici (1604–1648) and Leopold V (1586–1632), archduke of Austrian Tyrol or Tirol; second wife of Ferdinand III (1608–1657), king of Bohemia (r. 1627–1646), king of Hungary (r. 1625), Holy Roman emperor (r. 1637–1657). Ferdinand III's first wife was Maria Anna of Spain (1606–1646), the mother of three of his children. His third was Eleonora II Gonzaga (1628–1686).

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