Maria Carolina, Queen of Naples and Sicily

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Maria Carolina, Queen of Naples and Sicily Gender: F
Maria Karolina
born on 13 August 1752 at 21:45 (= 9:45 PM )
Place Vienna, Austria, 48n13, 16e2223
Timezone LMT m16e2223 (is local mean time)
Data source
Rodden Rating B
Collector: Scholfield
Astrology data s_su.18.gif s_leocol.18.gif 21°20' s_mo.18.gif s_libcol.18.gif 16°52 Asc.s_taucol.18.gif 07°31'

Queen of Naples and Sicily Maria Carolina (by Anton Raphael Mengs, circa 1768)


Austrian archduchess by birth and Queen of Naples and Sicily as the wife of King Ferdinand IV & III. She was the thirteenth child of Empress Maria Theresa and Emperor Francis I, and she married Ferdinand as part of an Austrian alliance with Spain, where Ferdinand's father was King. Ferdinand and Maria Carolina had 18 children. Maria Carolina died on 8 September 1814 as a consequence of a stroke, aged 62, at Hetzendorf Palace, Vienna.

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Source Notes

Sy Scholfield quotes from "Die Kaisergruft bei den Kapuzinern in Wien" by Cölestin Wolfsgruber (Vienna, 1887), p. 286: "Sonntag den 13. August 1752 nach 3/4 10 Uhr nachts wurde die Kaiserin zu Schönbrunn mit einer neuen Erzherzogin beglücktest erfreut."

Translation: On Sunday 13 August 1752 at a quarter to ten o'clock at night, the Empress was happily delivered of an archduchess at Schönbrunn [Palace, Vienna].


  • Notable : Famous : Royal family (House of Habsburg-Lorraine, House of Bourbon-Two Sicilies)