Today in History - March 2nd. 1782 - Princess Sophie of France

Princess Sophie was born on July 27th. 1734 @ the Versailles Palace in France.


Princess Sophie of France
Source picture: Wikipedia

Her parents were King Louis XV of France and Marie Leszcyñska.

Princess Sophie was the sister of inter alia Princess Marie Adélaide
(see my Today in History of February 27th.).

She was very shy and reserved. The Princess was considered as ugly and
uninteresting. 

Her niece madame Sophie (daughter of King Louis XVI and 
Queen Marie Antoinette) was called after her.

Princess Sophie died on March 2nd. 1782. 
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