Maria Antonia, Electress of Saxony
|Birthname||Maria Antonia Walpurgis Symphorosa von Bayern|
|born on||18 July 1724 at 03:30 (= 03:30 AM )|
|Place||Munich, Germany, 48n08, 11e34|
|Timezone||LMT m11e34 (is local mean time)|
|Astrology data||25°29' 25°24 Asc. 15°00'|
German composer, singer, harpsichordist and patron, known particularly for her operas Il trionfo della fedeltà (Dresden, summer 1754) and Talestri, regina delle amazoni (Nymphenburg Palace, February 6, 1760). The daughter of Archduchess Maria Amalia of Austria and Elector Karl Albert of Bavaria (later Emperor Karl VII), she was also the Regent of Saxony in 1763-1768 through her marriage to Friedrich Christian. They had nine children, seven of whom survived infancy. Maria Antonia died on 23 April 1780, aged 55, in Dresden.
- parent->child relationship with Anton, King of Saxony (born 27 December 1755)
- parent->child relationship with Friedrich August I, King of Saxony (born 23 December 1750)
- parent->child relationship with Karl Maximilian, Prince of Saxony (born 24 September 1752)
- child->parent relationship with Maria Amalia, Holy Roman Empress (born 22 October 1701)
- spouse relationship with Friedrich Christian, Elector of Saxony (born 5 September 1722)
- sibling relationship with Maria Anna, Duchess of Bavaria (born 7 August 1734)
- sibling relationship with Maria Josepha, Holy Roman Empress (born 30 March 1739)
- sibling relationship with Maximilian III Joseph, Elector of Bavaria (born 28 March 1727)
- sibling relationship with Theresia Benedicte, Princess of Bavaria (born 6 December 1725)
Sy Scholfield quotes "Maria Antonia Walpurgis, Churfürstin zu Sachsen, geb. kaiserliche Prinzessin in Bayern" by Karl von Weber (Druck von B.G. Teubner, 1857), pp. 2-3: "Dieser Zweifel löste sich aber auf naturgemäße und erfreuliche Weise, denn wir finden, daß der Churfürst von Bayern, Maximilian Emanuel. unter dem 18. Juli 1724 aus München dem König von Volen und Chursürst von Sachsen die an diesem Tage früh um 3½ Uhr erfolgte Niederkunft der Churprinzessin . . ."
Translation: born on July 18, 1724 in Munich at 3:30 o'clock in the morning.
- Vocation : Entertain/Music : Composer/ Arranger (Opera librettist)
- Vocation : Entertain/Music : Instrumentalist (Harpsichordist)
- Vocation : Entertain/Music : Vocalist/Opera
- Notable : Famous : Royal family (House of Wittelsbach)