Famous 19th Century Empresses & Queens

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 1 Rani Lakshmibai

Rani Lakshmibai.
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Famous As: Queen of Jhansi State
Birthdate: November 19, 1828
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Varanasi
Died: June 18, 1858

 2 Empress Dowager Cixi

Empress Dowager Cixi.
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Famous As: Chinese Empress Dowager
Birthdate: November 29, 1835
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Beijing, China
Died: November 15, 1908

Empress Dowager Cixi was a Chinese regent and empress dowager. From 1861 to 1908, Cixi served as the de facto supreme ruler of the Qing dynasty. She is credited with overseeing a series of moderate reforms called the Tongzhi Restoration, which helped the regime survive for a long period of time. She also supported military and technological reforms.  

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 3 Alexandra Feodorovna

Alexandra Feodorovna.
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Famous As: Saint
Birthdate: June 6, 1872
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Darmstadt
Died: July 17, 1918

Alexandra Feodorovna, wife of Emperor Nicholas II, was the last Russian tsarina and reigned from 1894 to 1917. She suffered from hemophilia. Alexandra and her entire family were murdered by the Bolshevik revolutionaries. In 2000, the Russian Orthodox Church canonized her as Saint Alexandra the Passion Bearer.

 4 Alexandra of Denmark

Alexandra of Denmark.
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Famous As: Queen of Great Britain (1901-1910)
Birthdate: December 1, 1844
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Yellow Mansion, Copenhagen, Denmark
Died: November 20, 1925
Alexandra of Denmark was the queen of the U.K. and the empress of India from 1901 to 1910, as the wife of King Edward VII. Her style of dressing inspired English fashion back then. She supported her son George V’s campaign against Germany, with the Allies, during World War I.

 5 Empress Elisabeth of Austria

Empress Elisabeth of Austria.
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Famous As: Empress of Austria
Birthdate: December 24, 1837
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Munich, Germany
Died: September 10, 1898

Empress Elisabeth of Austria was Queen of Hungary and Empress of Austria from 1854 to 1898, making her the longest-reigning Austrian empress. Often visiting Hungary for its relaxed environment, Elisabeth developed a deep kinship with Hungary, which in turn helped her influence the rise of the dual monarchy of Austria–Hungary in 1867.

 6 Victoria, Princess Royal

Victoria, Princess Royal.
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Famous As: Empress of Germany
Birthdate: November 21, 1840
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Buckingham Palace
Died: August 5, 1901

Victoria, Princess Royal was the Queen of Prussia and German Empress from 9 March 1888 to 15 June 1888. Victoria, Princess Royal had an opportunity to influence the German Empire's policy, but the death of her husband German Emperor Frederick III, just 99 days after his accession, ruined her opportunity. Victoria has been portrayed in several movies and TV series.

 7 Marie Thérèse of France

Marie Thérèse of France
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Famous As: Queen
Birthdate: December 19, 1778
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Palace of Versailles, France
Died: October 19, 1851
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 8 Caroline of Brunswick-Lüneburg

Caroline of Brunswick-Lüneburg
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Famous As: Queen of United Kingdom
Birthdate: May 17, 1768
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Braunschweig
Died: August 7, 1821

 9 Princess Mary Adelaide of Cambridge

Princess Mary Adelaide of Cambridge
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Famous As: Princess
Birthdate: November 27, 1833
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Hanover, Germany
Died: October 27, 1897

 10 Adelaide of Saxe-Meiningen

Adelaide of Saxe-Meiningen
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Famous As: Queen
Birthdate: August 13, 1792
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Meiningen, Germany
Died: December 2, 1849

 11 Maria Feodorovna

Maria Feodorovna
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Famous As: Empress
Birthdate: November 26, 1847
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Yellow Palace, Copenhagen, Denmark
Died: October 13, 1928

 12 Louise of Hesse-Kassel

Louise of Hesse-Kassel
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Famous As: Queen of Denmark
Birthdate: September 7, 1817
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Kassel, Electorate of Hesse, German Confederation
Died: September 29, 1898

 13 Maria Alexandrovna of Hesse

Maria Alexandrovna of Hesse
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Famous As: Empress
Birthdate: August 8, 1824
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Darmstadt, Germany
Died: June 3, 1880

 14 Maria II of Portugal

Maria II of Portugal
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Famous As: Queen of Portugal
Birthdate: April 4, 1819
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Paço de São Cristóvão, Brazil
Died: November 15, 1853

 15 Alexandra Fyodorovna

Alexandra Fyodorovna
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Famous As: Empress
Birthdate: July 13, 1798
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Potsdam, Germany
Died: November 1, 1860

 16 Maria Feodorovna

Maria Feodorovna
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Famous As: Empress
Birthdate: October 25, 1759
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Szczecin, Poland
Died: November 5, 1828

 17 Maria Carolina of Austria

Maria Carolina of Austria
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Famous As: Queen
Birthdate: August 13, 1752
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Schönbrunn Palace, Vienna, Austria
Died: September 8, 1814

 18 Désirée Clary

Désirée Clary
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Famous As: Queen
Birthdate: November 8, 1777
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Marseille, France
Died: December 17, 1860

 19 Yaa Asantewaa

Yaa Asantewaa.
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Famous As: Queens Mother
Birthdate: 1840 AD
Birthplace: Besease
Died: October 17, 1920

The Queen Mother of the Ashanti Empire, or modern-day Ghana, Yaa Asantewaa is remembered for leading her country against the British in the War of the Golden Stool. The war began when a British representative sat on the Golden Stool, considered a sacred emblem of the Ashanti people.

 20 Grand Duchess Elena Vladimirovna of Russia

Grand Duchess Elena Vladimirovna of Russia
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Famous As: Grand Duchess of Russia
Birthdate: January 22, 1872
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Tsarskoye Selo
Died: March 13, 1957

 21 Hortense de Beauharnais

Hortense de Beauharnais
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Famous As: Queen
Birthdate: April 10, 1783
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Paris, France
Died: October 5, 1837

 22 Zewditu

Zewditu
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Famous As: Empress
Birthdate: April 28, 1876
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Werreyimenu, Wollo
Died: April 2, 1930

 23 Princess Adelheid of Hohenlohe-Langenburg

Princess Adelheid of Hohenlohe-Langenburg
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Famous As: Aristocrat
Birthdate: July 20, 1835
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Langenburg, Germany
Died: January 25, 1900

 24 Wyndham Lewis

Wyndham Lewis
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Famous As: Painter, Writer, Journalist, Editor, Novelist
Birthdate: November 18, 1882
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Amherst
Died: March 7, 1957

 25 Sunanda Kumariratana

Sunanda Kumariratana
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Famous As: Queen
Birthdate: November 10, 1860
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Bangkok, Thailand
Died: May 31, 1880

 26 Sobekneferu

Sobekneferu
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Famous As: Pharaoh
Birthdate: 0000 AD
Birthplace: Egypt
Died: 1802 BC

 27 Caroline Bonaparte

Caroline Bonaparte
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Famous As: Queen
Birthdate: March 25, 1782
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Ajaccio, France
Died: May 18, 1839

 28 Anna Pavlovna of Russia

Anna Pavlovna of Russia
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Famous As: Queen
Birthdate: January 18, 1795
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Saint Petersburg, Russia
Died: March 1, 1865

 29 Maria Leopoldina of Austria

Maria Leopoldina of Austria
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Famous As: Empress
Birthdate: January 22, 1797
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Vienna, Austria
Died: December 11, 1826

 30 Princess Augusta of Great Britain

Princess Augusta of Great Britain
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Famous As: Princess
Birthdate: July 31, 1737
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: St James's Palace, London
Died: March 23, 1813

 31 Princess Marie of Hesse and by Rhine

Princess Marie of Hesse and by Rhine
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Famous As: Princess
Birthdate: May 24, 1874
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Darmstadt, Germany
Died: November 16, 1878

 32 Princess Ludovika of Bavaria

Princess Ludovika of Bavaria
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Famous As: Aristocrat
Birthdate: August 30, 1808
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Munich, Germany
Died: January 25, 1892

 33 Maria Luisa of Parma

Maria Luisa of Parma
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Famous As: Queen
Birthdate: December 9, 1751
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Parma, Italy
Died: January 2, 1819

 34 Josephine of Leuchtenberg

Josephine of Leuchtenberg
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Famous As: Queen
Birthdate: March 14, 1807
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Milan, Italy
Died: June 7, 1876

 35 Marie-Amélie de Bourbon

Marie-Amélie de Bourbon
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Famous As: Queen
Birthdate: April 26, 1782
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Caserta Palace, Naples, Italy
Died: March 24, 1866

 36 Maria Theresa of Naples and Sicily

Maria Theresa of Naples and Sicily
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Famous As: Empress
Birthdate: June 6, 1772
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Royal Palace of Naples, Naples, Italy
Died: April 13, 1807

 37 Elizabeth Alexeievna

Elizabeth Alexeievna
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Famous As: Aristocrat
Birthdate: January 24, 1779
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Karlsruhe, Baden
Died: May 16, 1826

 38 Augusta of Saxe-Weimar-Eisenach

Augusta of Saxe-Weimar-Eisenach
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Famous As: Queen
Birthdate: September 30, 1811
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Weimar, Germany
Died: January 7, 1890

 39 Maria Christina of the Two Sicilies

Maria Christina of the Two Sicilies
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Famous As: Queen
Birthdate: April 27, 1806
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Palermo, Italy
Died: August 22, 1878

 40 Julia, Princess of Battenberg

Julia, Princess of Battenberg
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Famous As: Princess
Birthdate: November 24, 1825
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Warsaw, Congress Poland
Died: September 19, 1895

 41 Frederica of Mecklenburg-Strelitz

Frederica of Mecklenburg-Strelitz
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Famous As: Queen
Birthdate: March 3, 1778
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Electorate of Hanover, Holy Roman Empire
Died: June 29, 1841

 42 Carlota Joaquina of Spain

Carlota Joaquina of Spain
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Famous As: Queen
Birthdate: April 25, 1775
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Royal Palace, Aranjuez, Spain
Died: January 7, 1830

 43 Teresa Cristina of the Two Sicilies

Teresa Cristina of the Two Sicilies
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Famous As: Empress consort
Birthdate: March 14, 1822
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Naples, Italy
Died: December 28, 1889

 44 Louise of the Netherlands

Louise of the Netherlands
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Famous As: Queen
Birthdate: August 5, 1828
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: The Hague, Netherlands
Died: March 30, 1871

 45 Catherine Pavlovna of Russia

Catherine Pavlovna of Russia
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Famous As: Queen
Birthdate: May 10, 1788
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Catherine Palace, Saint Petersburg, Russian Empire
Died: January 9, 1819

 46 Anna Leopoldovna

Anna Leopoldovna
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Famous As: Regent of Russia
Birthdate: December 18, 1718
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Rostock, Germany
Died: March 19, 1746

 47 Sophie of Württemberg

Sophie of Württemberg
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Famous As: Queen
Birthdate: June 17, 1818
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Ludwigsburg Residential Palace, Ludwigsburg, Germany
Died: June 3, 1877

 48 Kaʻahumanu

Kaʻahumanu
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Famous As: Queen
Birthdate: March 17, 1768
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Hana, Hawaii, United States
Died: June 5, 1832

 49 Countess Augusta Reuss of Ebersdorf

Countess Augusta Reuss of Ebersdorf
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Famous As: Queen
Birthdate: January 19, 1757
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Berlin, Germany
Died: November 16, 1831

 50 Countess Claudine Rhédey von Kis-Rhéde

Countess Claudine Rhédey von Kis-Rhéde
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Famous As: Queen
Birthdate: September 21, 1812
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Sângeorgiu de Pădure, Romania
Died: October 1, 1841