Airchduchess Maria Magdalena o Austrick (1689–1743)

Airchduchess Maria Magdalena o Austrick (Maria Magdalena Josefa; 26 Mairch 1689 – 1 Mey 1743) wis a dochter o Emperor Leopold I bi his third wife Eleonore Magdalene o Neuburg. She wis an aunt o the future Empress Maria Theresa an haed a good relationship with her niece.

Airchduchess Maria Magdalena
Airchduchess o Austrick
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Born26 March 1689
Hofburg Pailace, Vienna, Austrick
Dee'd1 Mey 1743(1743-05-01) (aged 54)
Hofburg Pailace, Vienna, Austrick Empire
BuirialImperial Crypt, Vienna
HooseHabsburgs o Austrick
FaitherLeopold I, Haly Roman Emperor
MitherEleonore Magdalene o Neuburg

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Mariage?Eedit

In 1708, her aulder sister Airchduchess Maria Anna mairit John V o Portugal; plans for a seicont union between Austrick an Portugal were discussed when Maria Magdalena wis proposed as a bride for Infante Francis, Duke o Beja, brither o John V. Negotiations failed in the early stages an, as such, both candidates died unmairit. Again after the War o the Spaingie Succession the question o her becoming queen o Spain tae replace the now deceased Luisa Maria o Savoy wis floated. However, again it came tae nothing an Keeng Felipe V mairit Elisabeth Farnese instead.