Maria Teresa of Este (1849–1919)

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Maria Teresa of Este (1849–1919)

Queen of Bavaria . Name variations: Maria Theresa; Maria Theresa of Modena. Born on July 2, 1849, in Brunn; died on February 3, 1919, in Schloss, Wildenwart; interred at Dom Church, Munich, Germany; daughter of Ferdinand (1821–1849), archduke of Austria-Este (r. 1835–1848), and Archduchess Elizabeth (1831–1903); married Louis III also known as Ludwig III (1845–1921), king of Bavaria (r. 1913–1918), on February 20, 1868; children: eleven, including Rupert (1869–1955), and Maria of Bavaria (b. 1872).

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