Jadwiga (1373/4 – 17 July 1399) was monarch of Poland from 1384 to her death. Her official title was 'king' rather than 'queen', reflecting that she was a sovereign in her own right and not merely a royal consort. She was a member of the Capetian House of Anjou, the daughter of King Louis I of Hungary and Elisabeth of Bosnia. She is known in Polish as Jadwiga, in English and German as Hedwig, in Lithuanian as Jadvyga, in Hungarian as Hedvig, and in Latin as Hedvigis.
Marie Antoinette; (Vienna, 2 November 1755 – Paris, 16 October 1793) was an Archduchess of Austria and the Queen of France and Navarre. She was the fifteenth and penultimate child of Empress Maria Theresa and Emperor Francis I. At the age of fourteen, on the day of her marriage to Louis-Auguste, Dauphin of France, she became Dauphine de France.
Maria Theresa 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, Mantua, Milan, Lodomeria and Galicia, the Austrian Netherlands, and Parma. By marriage, she was Grand Duchess of Tuscany, Duchess of Lorraine, German Queen and Holy Roman Empress. She became sovereign when her father, Emperor Charles VI, died in October 1740.
Charlotte of Belgium (Princess Marie Charlotte Amélie Augustine Victoire Clémentine Léopoldine of Belgium), (7 June 1840 – 19 January 1927) is Carlota of Mexico as empress consort of Emperor Maximilian I of Mexico, ex-Archduke of Austria.
Princess Astrid of Belgium, Archduchess of Austria-Este, Duchess of Modena, Princess Imperial of Austria, Princess Royal of Hungary and Bohemia (Astrid Joséphine-Charlotte Fabrizia Elisabeth Paola Marie), styled Her Imperial and Royal Highness The Archduchess of Austria-Este, is a daughter and second child of King Albert II and his wife Queen Paola of Belgium. Her godparents were Prince Don Fabrizio Ruffo di Calabria and her aunt Grand Duchess Joséphine-Charlotte of Luxembourg.
Princess Stéphanie of Belgium was the wife of Crown Prince Rudolf of Austria. She was the daughter of King Leopold II of Belgium and his wife, Archduchess Marie Henriette of Austria, and was born at the Royal Castle in Laeken. Her grandfather had been Belgium's first king and her aunt was Empress of Mexico.
Saint Elisabeth of Hungary was a princess of Hungary and a Catholic saint, celebrated mainly in Germany and Hungary. According to tradition, she was born in the castle of Sárospatak, Hungary, on July 7, 1207. She was the daughter of King Andrew II of Hungary and Gertrude of Andechs-Merania, and at age four was brought to the court of the rulers of Thuringia in Central Germany, to become a future bride who would reinforce political alliances between the families.
Luise of Tuscany (2 December 1870 in Salzburg–23 March 1947 in Brussels) (Luise Antoinette Maria Theresia Josepha Johanna Leopoldine Caroline Ferdinande Alice Ernestine, Princess Imperial and Archduchess of Austria, Princess of Tuscany, Hungary and Bohemia) was a daughter of Ferdinand IV of Tuscany and his second wife, Alice of Bourbon-Parma, daughter of Duke Charles III and Louise d'Artois. Archduchess Luise was thus a great-great-granddaughter of Charles X of France.
Princess Ileana of Romania (5 January 1909 – 21 January 1991) was the youngest daughter of Ferdinand I of Romania, King of the Romanians, and his consort Queen Marie of Romania. She was born Her Royal Highness Princess Ileana of Romania, Princess of Hohenzollern. After marriage she was known as Her Imperial and Royal Highness Princess Imperial & Archduchess Ileana of Austria, Princess Royal of Hungary and Bohemia, Princess of Tuscany.
Mariana of Austria (21 December 1634 – 16 May 1696) was Queen consort of Spain as the second wife of King Philip IV, who was also her maternal uncle. At the death of her husband in 1665, Mariana became Queen regent, and she remained an influential figure during the reign of her son Charles II, the last Spanish Habsburg.
Maria Carolina of Austria was Queen consort and de facto ruler of the Kingdom of Naples from 1768 to 1799 and from 1799 to 1806, and of the Kingdom of Sicily from 1768 until her death in 1814, though she had lost the de facto power in 1812. She was born an Austrian archduchess and was a sister of Queen Marie Antoinette of France.
Princess Maria Laura of Belgium, Archduchess of Austria-Este (Maria Laura Zita Beatrix Gerhard, born 26 August 1988), Princess Imperial of Austria, Princess Royal of Hungary and Bohemia, Princess of Modena, is the second child and oldest daughter of Prince Lorenz, Archduke of Austria-Este and Princess Astrid of Belgium. She was born at the University Clinic St. Luc, Woluwe-St-Lambert, Belgium and is currently eighth in line to the Belgian throne.
Princess Margherita Isabella Maria Vittoria Emanuela Elena Gennara of Savoy, Archduchess of Austria-Este, was born on 7 April 1930 in Naples, Italy as the first child of Prince Amedeo of Savoy-Aosta and Princess Anne d'Orléans.
Princess Luisa Maria of Belgium, Archduchess of Austria-Este (Luisa Maria Anna Martine Pilar, born 11 October 1995), Princess Imperial of Austria, Princess Royal of Hungary and Bohemia, Princess of Modena, is the fourth child of HI&RH Prince Lorenz, Archduke of Austria-Este and HI&RH Princess Astrid of Belgium. She was born at the University Clinic St. Luc, Woluwe-St-Lambert/Sint-Lambrechts-Woluwe, Belgium and is currently tenth in line to the Belgian throne.
Princess Laetitia Maria of Belgium, Archduchess of Austria-Este (Laetitia Maria Nora Anna Joachim Zita, born 23 April 2003), Princess Imperial of Austria, Princess Royal of Hungary and Bohemia, Princess of Modena, is the fifth child of HI&RH Prince Lorenz, Archduke of Austria-Este and HI&RH Princess Astrid of Belgium. She was born at Brussels, Belgium and is currently eleventh in line to the Belgian throne.
Princess Maria Josepha of Saxony (Maria Josepha Luise Philippine Elisabeth Pia Angelika Margarete von Wettin), (31 May 1867 - 28 May 1944), was the mother of Emperor Charles I of Austria but she was never empress herself.
Marie Christine Johanna Josepha Antonia von Habsburg-Lothringen (13 May 1742 – 24 June 1798), called "Mimi", was the fourth daughter and fifth child of Maria Theresa of Austria and Francis I, Holy Roman Emperor. She was the Regent (governor) of the Austrian Netherlands in 1781-1793.
Maria Josepha of Austria or Marie Josefa; (Vienna, 8 December 1699 – 17 November 1757 in Dresden) was Archduchess of Austria; after her marriage, Electress of Saxony and Queen of the Polish-Lithuanian Commonwealth.
Archduchess Marie-Astrid of Austria (Marie-Astrid Liliane Charlotte Léopoldine Wilhelmine Ingeborg Antonia/Antoinette Élisabeth/Elisabeth Anne/Anna Alberte/Alberta von Habsburg-Lothringen) (born 17 February 1954 at Castle Betzdorf), is the oldest daughter and the first child of Grand Duke Jean and Grand Duchess Joséphine-Charlotte. Her godparents are King Leopold III of Belgium (her maternal grandfather), and Charlotte, Grand Duchess of Luxembourg (her paternal grandmother).
Maria Antonia of Austria (18 January 1669 – 24 December 1692) was the eldest daughter and only surviving child of Emperor Leopold I and Margarita Teresa of Spain. She was a case of Habsburg inbreeding as her father was her mother's maternal uncle and paternal first cousin once removed. Since her childhood Maria Antonia was an intelligent and cultivated girl, sharing her parents' passion for music. The last Spanish Habsburg, Charles II, was childless.
Archduchess Maria Amalia Josepha Johanna Antonia of Austria (26 February 1746 – 18 June 1804) was the Duchess of Parma, Piacenza and Guastalla by marriage. Maria Amalia was a daughter of Empress Maria Theresa and Emperor Francis I. She was thus younger sister to Joseph II, Holy Roman Emperor and older sister to Leopold II, Holy Roman Emperor, Maria Carolina, Queen of Naples and Marie Antoinette, Queen of France.