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Maria Amalia of Saxony

1724 - 1760

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Maria Amalia of Saxony (Maria Amalia Christina Franziska Xaveria Flora Walburga; 24 November 1724 – 27 September 1760) was born a princess of Poland and Saxony, and became Queen of Naples and Sicily from 1738 until 1759, and then Queen of Spain from 1759 until her death in 1760 by marriage to Charles III of Spain. The arranged marriage produced many children who survived into adulthood, including Charles IV of Spain. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Maria Amalia of Saxony has received more than 275,372 page views. Her biography is available in 37 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 36 in 2019). Maria Amalia of Saxony is the 111th most popular companion (up from 116th in 2019), the 408th most popular biography from Germany (up from 437th in 2019) and the 14th most popular German Companion.

Maria Amalia of Saxony was born in 1724 and died in 1780. She was the daughter of Augustus III, Elector of Saxony and Maria Josepha of Austria. She married Louis XVI of France and became Queen of France and Navarre. She is most famous for being a queen.

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Among COMPANIONS

Among companions, Maria Amalia of Saxony ranks 111 out of 673Before her are Julia Domna, Maria Theresa of Naples and Sicily, Pulcheria, Julia the Elder, Anne Hathaway, and Anne of Kiev. After her are Bianca Maria Sforza, Sawda bint Zamʿa, Frederica of Hanover, Caroline of Baden, Anne of Bohemia and Hungary, and Henrietta Maria of France.

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Contemporaries

Among people born in 1724, Maria Amalia of Saxony ranks 2Before her is Immanuel Kant. After her are Friedrich Gottlieb Klopstock, Cao Xueqin, Charles Theodore, Elector of Bavaria, Duchess Maria Antonia of Bavaria, Ernest Frederick, Duke of Saxe-Coburg-Saalfeld, Louise of Great Britain, Frederick Michael, Count Palatine of Zweibrücken, Countess Palatine Maria Franziska of Sulzbach, Peter von Biron, and Johann Nepomuk Karl, Prince of Liechtenstein. Among people deceased in 1760, Maria Amalia of Saxony ranks 2Before her is George II of Great Britain. After her are Anna Magdalena Bach, Baal Shem Tov, Joanna Elisabeth of Holstein-Gottorp, Nicolaus Zinzendorf, Alaungpaya, Adrien Manglard, Christoph Graupner, William VIII, Landgrave of Hesse-Kassel, George Clifford III, and Charlotte de Rohan.

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In Germany

Among people born in Germany, Maria Amalia of Saxony ranks 408 out of 6,142Before her are Klaus Meine (1948), Christopher of Bavaria (1416), Carol I of Romania (1839), J. Hans D. Jensen (1907), Dietrich von Choltitz (1894), and Gerda Taro (1910). After her are Regiomontanus (1436), Alexander Grothendieck (1928), Louis II, Prince of Monaco (1870), Christian V of Denmark (1646), Erwin Panofsky (1892), and Lothar Matthäus (1961).

Among COMPANIONS In Germany

Among companions born in Germany, Maria Amalia of Saxony ranks 14Before her are Elisabeth Christine of Brunswick-Wolfenbüttel (1691), Sepp Dietrich (1892), Alexandra Feodorovna (1798), Katharina von Bora (1498), Louise of Mecklenburg-Strelitz (1776), and Isabeau of Bavaria (1370). After her are Frederica of Hanover (1917), Caroline of Baden (1776), Louise of Hesse-Kassel (1817), Sophia of Nassau (1836), Caroline Augusta of Bavaria (1792), and Maria Anna of Neuburg (1667).