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Hortense queen, consort of Louis, king of Holland (1783 - 1837)

RA Collection: People and Organisations

Hortense de Beauharnais, daughter of Alexandre de Beauharnais (d.1794) and his wife Josephine, who in 1796 married Napoleon Bonaparte. In 1802 Hortense married Napoleon’s brother, Louis, who from 1806 to 1810 was king of Holland. Mother of Napoleon III.


Born: 1783

Died: 1837

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