Marie Antoinette, Queen Consort

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Name
Marie Antoinette, Queen Consort Gender: F
Maria Antonia Anna Josepha Joanna
born on 2 November 1755 at 19:30 (= 7:30 PM )
Place Vienna, Austria, 48n13, 16e20
Timezone LMT m16e20 (is local mean time)
Data source
News report
Rodden Rating A
Collector: Rodden
Astrology data s_su.18.gif s_scocol.18.gif 10°03' s_mo.18.gif s_libcol.18.gif 20°40 Asc.s_cancol.18.gif 02°56'



Queen Consort Marie Antoinette

Biography

French royalty, the favorite daughter of Emperor Francis I. She was known for a frivolous life style with court social life, gambling and games, gowns and jewels. Brought up in the hope that she might one day be queen of France, at 15, she married the crown prince who became King Louis XVI four years later.

The young queen was lively, witty and extravagant. When the stiff formalities of court life bored her, she amused herself with such pleasures as fancy balls, theatricals, attending the horse races and gambling. She lacked a good education and cared little for serious affairs. Giving no heed to the nation's financial crisis, her frivolity and plotting helped undermine the monarchy and start the revolution.

Marie became very unpopular and was blamed for the corruption of the French court. False and vicious stories were told about her, even a rumor that she was a spy for Austria

In 1789 their eldest son died and the French Revolution began. The weak-willed Louis gradually lost control of the nation but Marie faced danger courageously. In October 1789 a hungry and desperate Parisian mob marched to Versailles and forced the royal family to move to the Tuileries palace in Paris, where they were virtual prisoners for the following three years. On 21 January 1793, her husband went to the guillotine; ten months later her turn came. After bravely enduring terrible hardships, Marie Antoinette was brought to trial on a charge of treason and on 16 October 1793, shortly after noon, she was beheaded in Paris, France.

Link to Wikipedia biography

Relationships

  • associate relationship with Bertin, Rose (born 2 July 1747). Notes: Her dressmaker
  • role played of/by Bianchetti, Suzanne (born 24 February 1889). Notes: Bianchetti played Marie in 1927 film, "Napoléon"
  • role played of/by Dunst, Kirsten (born 30 April 1982). Notes: Dunst played Marie in 2006 film, "Marie Antoinette"
  • role played of/by Lemper, Ute (born 4 July 1963). Notes: Lemper played Marie in 1989 film, "L'Autrichienne"
  • role played of/by Morgan, Michèle (born 29 February 1920). Notes: Morgan played Marie in 1956 film, "Marie-Antoinette reine de France"
  • role played of/by Shearer, Norma (born 11 August 1902). Notes: Shearer played Marie in 1938 film, "Marie Antoinette"

Events

  • Social : Institutionalized - prison, hospital October 1789 (Imprisoned by mob)
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  • Death by Execution 16 October 1793 at 12:15 PM in Paris (Age 37)
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Source Notes

Wynn magazine 3/1946 quotes "Die Statistik in der Astrologie," 1926.

Dana Holliday same from a biography by A. Asquith. Barbault same in his "Traite," p.265.

(Aurora gives "close to 8:00 PM" in AA spring/1937. Raman gave 8:00 PM LMT as did NN No.594, "cast at birth by an astrologer of the period.")

Sy Scholfield forwarded news report from "Wiener Zeitung" (Vienna Times), 5 Nov. 1755, p. 5: "Wien ... Eben Sonntags als den 2ten dieses Abends gegen 7. Uhr wurde nach vorläuffig gegebenen Zeichen mit denen Glocken sowol in denen Kaiserl. Königl. Hof-kapellen, als gesamr übrigen alhiesigen Kirchen das Hochwürdigste Gut unter grossen Zulauf deren allergetreueften Unterthanen zur Erbitstung euer glucklichen Entbindung für Ihre Kais. Königl. Majest. unsere allergnckbigste Landes-furstin öffentlich ausgesetzet. Gegen halb 8. Uhr sodann wurden wir mit der höchst-erfreulichen Nachricht beglücket, daß Höchst-gedacht Ihre Majestät eine gesunde und Wolgestaltete Erz-Herzogin, GOtt sey Dank! glücklich zur Welt geboren. ... der Neugebernen Durchleuchtigsten Erz-Herzogin die Namen: Maria, Antonia, Anna, Josepha, Joanna, gegeben wurden." (Vienna ... On Sunday, the 2nd of this month in the evening at about 7 o'clock, according to preliminary signs, the bells rang in the chapels, announcing to their most devoted subjects the happy confinement of Her Majesty. At about half-before eight [seven-thirty] o'clock, then, we received the most gratifying news that Her Majesty was happily delivered of a healthy and well-formed ArchDuchess, Thank God!).

Categories

  • Traits : Mind : Education limited (Lacking)
  • Lifestyle : Financial : Extravagant
  • Lifestyle : Financial : Gambler (Entertainment)
  • Lifestyle : Social Life : Hobbies, games (Parties, balls, theater, gambling)
  • Passions : Criminal Perpetrator : Prison sentence (Three years)
  • Passions : Criminal Victim : Terrorism victim (French revolution)
  • Personal : Death : Unusual (Guillotine)
  • Notable : Famous : Historic figure (Famed royalty)
  • Notable : Famous : Royal family (France)
  • Notable : Book Collection : Profiles Of Women