Category:Amélie de Beauharnais von Leuchtenberg

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Amélia, Empress of Brazil (Portuguese: Amélia Augusta Eugênia de Leuchtenberg; French: Amélie Auguste Eugénie de Leuchtenberg), Duchess of Leuchtenberg, was the granddaughter of Josephine de Beauharnais, Empress of the French. Her father, Eugène de Beauharnais, was the only male child of Empress Josephine and her first husband Alexandre de Beauharnais and stepson of Napoleon Bonaparte, who admired his military qualities. The mother of Empress Amélie was Princess Augusta Amélia, daughter of Maximilian I Joseph of Bavaria, King of Bavaria.

She married Emperor Pedro I of Brazil and they had a daughter, Maria Amélia, who died in 1853.


Amélie of Leuchtenberg 
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Empress consort of Brasil
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Date of birth 31 July 1812
Milan
Date of death 26 January 1873
Lisbon
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  • House of Beauharnais
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  • Order of the Rose
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