Amalie Auguste, Queen of Saxony
|born on||13 November 1801 at 16:15 (= 4:15 PM )|
|Place||Munich, Germany, 48n08, 11e34|
|Timezone||LMT m11e34 (is local mean time)|
|Astrology data||20°50' 27°05 Asc. 19°05'|
German royalty, the fourth child of King Maximilian I Joseph of Bavaria and his second wife Karoline of Baden. She was the identical twin sister of Elizabeth Louise, later Queen of Prussia as wife of Frederick William IV of Prussia.
In 1851 Amalie Auguste became chairman of Women's Association of Dresden (Dresden zu Frauenverein), an organisation founded by her sister, the then queen. In 1859 she reorganized it as the Zentralausschuß obererzgebirgischen und der vogtländischen Frauenvereine and established a legal basis for it, under which the organisation continued until 1932.
Amalie Auguste married on 22 November 1822 Prince John of Saxony, who became King of Saxony between 1854 and 1873. John and Amelia had nine children.
She died in Dresden on 8 November 1877.
- parent->child relationship with Albert, King of Saxony (born 23 April 1828)
- parent->child relationship with Anna Maria, Princess of Saxony (born 4 January 1836)
- parent->child relationship with Elisabeth, Princess of Saxony (born 4 February 1830)
- parent->child relationship with Ernst, Prince of Saxony (born 5 April 1831)
- parent->child relationship with Georg, King of Saxony (born 8 August 1832)
- parent->child relationship with Margaretha, Princess of Saxony (born 24 May 1840)
- parent->child relationship with Marie Auguste, Princess of Saxony (born 22 January 1827)
- parent->child relationship with Sidonie, Princess of Saxony (born 16 August 1834)
- parent->child relationship with Sophie, Princess of Saxony (born 15 March 1845)
- child->parent relationship with Maximilian I, King of Bavaria (born 27 May 1756)
- sibling relationship with Elisabeth Ludovika, Queen Consort of Prussia (born 13 November 1801). Notes: Identical twin
- sibling relationship with Karl Theodor, Prince of Bavaria (born 7 July 1795). Notes: Half-sibling
- sibling relationship with Ludovika, Princess of Bavaria (born 30 August 1808)
- sibling relationship with Ludwig I, King of Bavaria (born 25 August 1786). Notes: Half-sibling
- sibling relationship with Maria Anna, Queen Consort of Saxony (born 27 January 1805)
- sibling relationship with Sophie Friederike, Princess of Bavaria (born 27 January 1805)
Sy Scholfield quotes a photograph of the birth record (written in Latin: "primo quadrante past horam quartam pomeridia": first quarter past 4 in the afternoon) in "Elisabeth von Preussen: Königin in der Zeit des AusMÄRZens" by Dorothea Minkels (BoD – Books on Demand, 2007), p. 6. On the same page the author states:
"In der Münchner Residenz stellte man am 13. November 1801 nach der Geburt ihrer Zwillinge um Viertel nach 4 Uhr nachmittags fest, . . . Die ältere der Zwillinge wurde Elisabeth Ludovika genannt nach ihrer Taufpatin Tante Luise."
[Translation: In their Munich Residence on 13 November 1801 twins were born at a quarter past 4 o'clock in the afternoon; . . . The older of the twins was named Elisabeth Ludovica after her godmother, Aunt Louise].
- Personal : Birth : Twin, triplet, etc. (Identical twin)
- Notable : Famous : Royal family (House of Wettin, House of Wittelsbach)