Eleonora Gonzaga (1598–1655)

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Eleonora Gonzaga
Justus Sustermans - Eleonora Gonzaga (1598-1655), Empress in black dress.jpg
Portrait bi Justus Sustermans.
Haly Roman Empress; German Queen;
Queen consort o Hungary an Bohemie;
Airchduchess consort o Austrick
Tenur 2 Februar 1622 – 15 Februar 1637
Born 23 September 1598(1598-09-23)
Mantua, Duchy o Mantua
Dee'd 27 Juin 1655(1655-06-27) (aged 56)
Vienna, Austrick
Spouse Ferdinand II, Haly Roman Emperor
Hoose Gonzaga
Habsburgs o Austrick
Faither Vincenzo Gonzaga, Duke o Mantua
Mither Eleanora de' Medici

Eleonora Gonzaga (23 September 1598 – 27 Juin 1655), was born Princess of Mantua as a member o the Hoose o Gonzaga an bi mairiage Holy Roman Empress, German Queen, Queen consort o Hungary an Bohemie.

Nicknamed the Elder (de: Ältere) to distinguish herself frae her namesake niece, during her reign the Imperial coort in Vienna became one of the centers o European Baroque music. While Empress, Eleanora wis a supporter o the Counter-Reformation. She wis aa cried Empress [[Ferdinand II.




Mairiage[eedit | eedit soorce]

In Innsbruck on 2 Februar 1622, Eleonora mairit Ferdinand II, Haly Roman Emperor. They haed nae childer.


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