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Archduchess maria josepha of austria (19 march 1751, in vienna – 15 october 1767) she was the daughter of francis i, holy roman emperor (1708–1765) and maria theresa of austria, holy roman empress (1717–1780. Description: to celebrate the 300th anniversary of the birth of maria theresa, the only woman ever to rule the hapsburg empire, the austrian mint is. Maria theresa of austria holy roman empress (consort), queen of hungary, bohemia, croatia and slavonia, archduchess of austria, duchess of parma and piacenza, grand duchess of tuscany. Maria theresa encyclopedia of world biography occupation: empress maria theresa other biographies are j alexander mahan, maria theresa of austria. Childhood in austria marie-louise de habsburg-lorraine was born on 12 december, 1791, in vienna her parents, francis ii, who succeeded his father, leopold ii, as holy roman emperor on 1 march, 1792, and maria theresa of.
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