Eugénie, Princess of Sweden and Norway

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Name
Eugénie, Princess of Sweden and Norway Gender: F
Charlotta Eugenia Augusta Amalia Albertina
born on 24 April 1830 at 05:00 (= 05:00 AM )
Place Stockholm, Sweden, 59n20, 18e03
Timezone LMT m18e03 (is local mean time)
Data source
News report
Rodden Rating A
Collector: Scholfield
Astrology data s_su.18.gif s_taucol.18.gif 03°27' s_mo.18.gif s_taucol.18.gif 20°13 Asc.s_taucol.18.gif 24°08'



Princess of Sweden and Norway Eugénie (Daguerreotype photo, 1860s)

Biography

Princess of Sweden and Norway, a member of the Royal House of Bernadotte, and a dilettante artist, composer and philanthropist.

Eugénie was born to King Oscar I of Sweden and Josephine of Leuchtenberg as their 4th and second last child and only daughter. She was named after her maternal grandfather, Eugen of Leuchtenberg.

She was regarded as quite pretty with regular features, beautiful hands and big, glowing dark eyes.

Princess Eugénie composed several songs and piano compositions. As a painter, she is known for her watercolor paintings of life at the royal court. As a sculptor, some of her designs were made into porcelain ornaments in Rörstrand and Gustavsberg. As a writer, Eugenie published the conventional Svenska prinsessor ("Swedish Princesses") in 1864. She also translated »Korsets skola» (The School of the Cross) by M. F. Roos from German.

She died unmarried on 23 April 1889, aged 58, in Stockholm Palace.

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Source Notes

Sy Scholfield forwarded news report from "Österreichischer Beobachter," 11 May 1830, p. 4: "Am 24. April Morgens um 5 Uhr ist Ihre königl. Hoheit die Kronprinzessinn von Schweden von einer Prinzessinn Tochter glücklich entbunden worden, welche in der heiligen Taufe die Namen Charlotte, Eugenie, Auguste, Amalie erhalten wird."

(On 24 April, at five o'clock in the morning, Her Royal Highness the Crown Princess of Sweden happily gave birth to a princess-daughter, who will receive the names of Charlotte, Eugenie, Auguste, Amalia in the holy baptism).

Categories

  • Traits : Body : Appearance gorgeous
  • Diagnoses : Major Diseases : Pneumonia
  • Family : Relationship : Married late/never (Never)
  • Family : Parenting : Kids none
  • Lifestyle : Financial : Philanthropist
  • Vocation : Art : Fine art artist (Painter, sculptor)
  • Vocation : Entertain/Music : Composer/ Arranger
  • Vocation : Writers : Textbook/ Non-fiction
  • Vocation : Writers : Translator
  • Notable : Famous : Royal family (House of Bernadotte)