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New in April and May on The Merry Wife of Windsor

Forthcoming in the months of April and May, a new series called The Women of the Bonaparte Dynasty. Napoleon Bonaparte was possibly the most troublesome warmonger to ever grace Europe in the 18th and 19th centuries. This series is dedicated to telling the stories about the lives of the women who surrounded the one they… Continue reading New in April and May on The Merry Wife of Windsor

Today in History · Women in History

Women in History: April 4th

Born on this day in... 1436 - Amalia of Saxony, Duchess of Bavaria-Landshut (d. 1501). She married Louis IX, Duke of Bavaria-Landshut in 1452 and the couple had four children: Elizabeth, George, Margaret, and Anna. At the time, her wedding was a lavish affair with 22,000 guests invited. A religious woman, she was a foundress… Continue reading Women in History: April 4th