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 a princess of Poland and Saxony, Queen consort of Naples and Sicily from 1738 till 1759 and then Queen consort of Spain by marriage to Charles III of Spain, from 1759 until her death in 1760. 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 221,761 page views. Her biography is available in 36 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 35 in 2019). Maria Amalia of Saxony is the 116th most popular companion (down from 105th in 2019), the 437th most popular biography from Germany (down from 411th in 2019) and the 16th 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, Maria Amalia of Saxony ranks 116 out of 687Before her are Victoria Eugenie of Battenberg, Julia Domna, Sita, Maria of Aragon, Queen of Portugal, Bianca Maria Sforza, and Anne of Kiev. After her are Julia the Elder, Dinah, Umm Kulthum bint Muhammad, Henrietta Maria of France, Amalasuntha, and Louise of Sweden.

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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, Louise of Great Britain, Peter von Biron, Ernest Frederick, Duke of Saxe-Coburg-Saalfeld, Countess Palatine Maria Franziska of Sulzbach, Frederick Michael, Count Palatine of Zweibrücken, and Franz Aepinus. Among people deceased in 1760, Maria Amalia of Saxony ranks 3Before her are George II of Great Britain and Anna Magdalena Bach. After her are Baal Shem Tov, Joanna Elisabeth of Holstein-Gottorp, Nicolaus Zinzendorf, Alaungpaya, Christoph Graupner, William VIII, Landgrave of Hesse-Kassel, and George Clifford III.

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In Germany

Among people born in Germany, Maria Amalia of Saxony ranks 437 out of 5,289Before her are Conradin (1252), Karl Schwarzschild (1873), Duke Maximilian Joseph in Bavaria (1808), Otto Frank (1889), Ernst Lubitsch (1892), and Uwe Seeler (1936). After her are Walther Bothe (1891), Prince Bernhard of Lippe-Biesterfeld (1911), Fritz Todt (1891), Ernst Bloch (1885), Josef Kramer (1906), and Adam Opel (1837).

Among COMPANIONS In Germany

Among companions born in Germany, Maria Amalia of Saxony ranks 16Before her are Sepp Dietrich (1892), Alexandra Feodorovna (1798), Elisabeth Christine of Brunswick-Wolfenbüttel (1691), Louise of Mecklenburg-Strelitz (1776), Frederica of Hanover (1917), and Maria Anna of Neuburg (1667). After her are Louise of Hesse-Kassel (1817), Caroline of Baden (1776), Sophia Dorothea of Hanover (1687), Alexandrine of Mecklenburg-Schwerin (1879), Caroline Augusta of Bavaria (1792), and Sophia of Nassau (1836).