Maria Theresia

Maria Theresa Walburga Amalia Christina (German: Maria Theresia Walburga Amalia Christina von Habsburg; 13 May 1717 - 29 November 1780) was the only female ruler of the Habsburg dominions and the last of the House of Habsburg.
She was the sovereign of Austria, Hungary, Croatia, Bohemia, Transylvania, Mantua, Milan, Lodomeria and Galicia, the Austrian Netherlands, and Parma. By marriage, she was Duchess of Lorraine, Grand Duchess of Tuscany and Holy Roman Empress. Over the course of twenty years, Maria Theresa gave birth to sixteen children, thirteen of whom survived infancy.


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