Anne of Bavaria

Intro Czech queen
A.K.A. Anna Falcká, Anna aus der Pfalz
Was Queen
From Germany
Type Royals
Gender female
Birth 26 September 1329, Czech Republic, Czech Republic
Death 2 February 1353, Prague, Czech Republic (aged 23 years)
Star sign Libra

Anne of Bavaria (or of the Palatinate; Czech: Anna Falcká; 26 September 1329 – 2 February 1353) was a queen consort of Bohemia. She was the daughter of Rudolf II, Duke of Bavaria, and Count Palatine of the Rhine, and Anna, daughter of Otto III of Carinthia. She was a member of the House of Wittelsbach. Anna married Holy Roman Emperor Charles IV on 11 March 1349 in the town of Bacharach on the Rhine. She became the second wife of Charles after the death of his first wife, Blanche of Valois, in 1348. On 26 July 1349 in Aachen, Anna was crowned Queen of Rome. Months later she was crowned Queen of Bohemia; In 1350, Anna gave birth to a son, Wenceslaus, who died one year later, in 1351. Anna did not have more children and died herself in 1353 at the age of 23. Charles was widowed for a second time and still had no son. He then married Anna von Schweidnitz, who gave birth to the desired heir, Wenceslaus, King of the Romans.

Ancestors

8. Louis II, Duke of Bavaria
8. Louis II, Duke of Bavaria
4. Rudolf I, Duke of Bavaria
9. Matilda of Habsburg
2. Rudolf II, Count Palatine of the Rhine
10. Adolf of Germany
5. Mechtild of Nassau
11. Imagina of Isenburg-Limburg
1. Anne of Bavaria
12. Meinhard, Duke of Carinthia
6. Otto III of Carinthia
13. Elizabeth of Bavaria
3. Anne of Carinthia
14. Henry V, Duke of Legnica
7. Euphemia of Legnica
15. Elisabeth of Kalisz
8. Louis II, Duke of Bavaria
4. Rudolf I, Duke of Bavaria
9. Matilda of Habsburg
2. Rudolf II, Count Palatine of the Rhine
10. Adolf of Germany
5. Mechtild of Nassau
11. Imagina of Isenburg-Limburg
1. Anne of Bavaria
12. Meinhard, Duke of Carinthia
6. Otto III of Carinthia
13. Elizabeth of Bavaria
3. Anne of Carinthia
14. Henry V, Duke of Legnica
7. Euphemia of Legnica
15. Elisabeth of Kalisz
4. Rudolf I, Duke of Bavaria
9. Matilda of Habsburg
2. Rudolf II, Count Palatine of the Rhine
10. Adolf of Germany
5. Mechtild of Nassau
11. Imagina of Isenburg-Limburg
1. Anne of Bavaria
12. Meinhard, Duke of Carinthia
6. Otto III of Carinthia
13. Elizabeth of Bavaria
3. Anne of Carinthia
14. Henry V, Duke of Legnica
7. Euphemia of Legnica
15. Elisabeth of Kalisz
Royal titles
VacantTitle last held byBlanche of Valois Queen consort of Germany and Bohemia1349–1353 VacantTitle next held byAnna von Schweidnitz

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