Maria Antonia, Princess of Bavaria, Electress of Saxony (18 July 1724 – 23 April 1780) was a German princess, composer, singer, harpsichordist and patron of the arts, known particularly for her operas: Il trionfo della fedeltà (“The triumph of fidelity”) and Talestri, regina delle amazoni (“Talestri, queen of the Amazons”).
Elisabeth of Savoy (Maria Francesca Elisabetta Carlotta Giuseppina; 13 April 1800 – 25 December 1856) was the Vicereine of the Kingdom of Lombardy–Venetia by marriage to Archduke Rainer Joseph of Austria.
Born 3 July 1746Charlottenborg Palace, Copenhagen, Denmark: Died: 21 August 1813 (aged 67) Ulriksdal Palace, Sweden: Burial
May 8 – John I, Count Palatine of Zweibrücken (d. 1604) May 25 – Camillus de Lellis, Italian saint and nurse (d. 1614) June 16 – Marie Eleonore of Cleves, Duchess consort of Prussia (1573–1608) (d. 1608) June 27 – King Charles IX of France (d. 1574) June 28 – Johannes van den Driesche, Flemish Protestant clergyman and scholar (d. 1616)
The recorded genealogy of the British Royal Family traces back to the early Middle Ages. Although there is no strict legal or formal definition of who is or is not a member of the Royal Family, and different lists will include different people, those carrying the style His or Her Majesty (HM) or His or Her Royal Highness (HRH) are generally considered members. The current British Royal Family ...
In 1710 he was granted the dignity of Arch-Treasurer of the Empire, an office formerly held by the Elector Palatine; the absence of the Elector of Bavaria allowed a reshuffling of offices. The emperor's death in 1711 threatened to destroy the balance of power in the opposite direction, so the war ended in 1713 with the ratification of the Treaty of Utrecht .
Throughout her life she would remain in contact with the Electress Sophia, writing some 50,000 letters that detailed life at the court of France. The Princess Palatine was Henrietta's first cousin once removed, since the latter's father, Charles I of England , was the brother of Elisabeth Charlotte's paternal grandmother, Elizabeth Stuart .