Royal News: Monday, 27 June 2016

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King Maximilian II of Bavaria

King Maximilian II of Bavaria King Maximilian II of Bavaria was born November 28, 1811 in Munich, the eldest son of King Ludwig I of Bavaria and Princess Therese of Saxe-Hildburghausen. He had eight younger siblings: Princess Mathilde Caroline (1813) – married Ludwig III, Grand Duke of Hesse and by Rhine, no issue Prince Otto, […]

Royal News: Sunday 26 June 2016

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Royal Birthdays and Anniversaries: June 26 – July 2

54th birthday of George Windsor, Earl of St. Andrews, son of Prince Edward, Duke of Kent; born in London, England on June 26, 1962 Full name: George Philip Nicholas Wikipedia: George Windsor, Earl of St. Andrews *************************************************************************** Embed from Getty Images   11th birthday of Princess Alexia of the Netherlands, daughter of King Willem-Alexander of […]

June 26: Today in Royal History

June 26, 1575 – Birth of Anne Catherine of Brandenburg, first wife of King Christian IV of Denmark, in Halle upon Saale (Germany) Wikipedia: Anne Catherine of Brandenburg June 26, 1760 – Birth of Prince Johann I Josef of Liechtenstein in Vienna, Austria Wikipedia: Prince Johann I Josef of Liechtenstein June 26, 1830 – Death […]

Royal News: Saturday 25 June 2016

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Therese of Saxe-Hildburghausen, Queen of Bavaria

Princess Therese of Saxe-Hildburghausen, Queen of Bavaria Princess Therese Charlotte Luise Friederike Amalie of Saxe-Hildburghausen was the wife of King Ludwig I of Bavaria. She was born on July 8, 1792 at Jagdschloss Seidingstadt, the summer residence of the Dukes of Saxe-Hildburghausen, to Friedrich, Duke of Saxe-Hildburghausen (later Duke of Saxe-Altenburg) and Duchess Charlotte Georgine […]