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Maria Theresa, Habsburg (1717-1780)

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Surname: Habsburg Maria Theresa
Gender: Female
Date: 1717-1780
Title: Queen of Hungary and Bohemia
History: Archduchess of Austria, Holy Roman Empress and queen of Hungary and Bohemia. Her father, Charles VI, issued the Pragmatic Sanction of 1713 guaranteeing her right of succession. On his death in 1740 challenges to her succession occasioned the war of the Austrian Succession.
References: Encyclopaedia Britannica; NCA Rules
Name authority reference: GB/NNAF/P276062