Airchduchess Mathilde o Austrick

Airchduchess Mathilde o Austrick (Mathilde Marie Adelgunde Alexandra; 25 Januar 1849 – 6 Juin 1867) wis an Airchduchess o Austrick bi birth. She niver mairit an haed nae issue. Airchduchess Mathilde died aged 18 in Schloss Hetzendorf, the Viennese home o Empress Elisabeth, on 6 Juin 1867. The archduchess had put on a gauze dress tae go tae the theatre. Before leaving for the theatre, she wanted tae smoke a cigarette but shortly thereafter her faither, wha haed forbidden smoking, approached her, an she hid the cigarette behind her dress, immediately setting light tae its very flammable material an giving her seicont an third-degree burns. Her daith wis witnessed bi her whole faimily. Her forenames were derived frae her maternal aunts, Mathilde, Grand Duchess o Hesse (1813–1862), Adelgunde, Duchess o Modena (1823–1914) and Princess Alexandra o Bavarie (1826–1875), with whom Hildegard haed a very close relationship. Her mither wis a dochter o Ludwig I o Bavarie. Prior tae her daith she wis a possible bride for Umberto I o Italy.

Airchduchess Mathilde o Austrick
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Born25 Januar 1849(1849-01-25)
Dee'd6 Juin 1867(1867-06-06) (aged 18)
Schloss Hetzendorf, Austrick
Full name
Mathilde Marie Adelgunde Alexandra
FaitherAirchduke Albert, Duke o Teschen
MitherPrincess Hildegard o Bavarie
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  • 25 Januar 1849 – 6 Juin 1867 Her Imperial an Ryal Highness Airchduchess Mathilde o Austrick.