Princess Auguste of Bavaria was born on April 28th. 1875 at Munich,
Bavaria (nowadays a part of Germany).
Princess Auguste of Bavaria, her parents and her siblings
Her parents were Prince Leopold of Bavaria and Archduchess Gisela of
Her maternal grandparents were Emperor Franz Joseph I of Austria
and Empress Elisabeth of Austria (Sisi).
Princess Auguste of Bavaria was thus a sister of:
- Princess Elisabeth Marie of Bavaria;
- Prince George of Bavaria;
- Prince Conrad of Bavaria.
By birth she was a member of the noble House of Wittelsbach.
Love and Marriage
On November 15th. 1893, Princess Auguste of Bavaria married at Munich
to Archduke Joseph August of Austria. The royal couple would have
During World War I, Princess Auguste of Bavaria and other noble women
took care of the wounded people and she gave financial help to the
International Red Cross and Red Crescent Movement.
Princess Auguste of Bavaria died on June 25th. 1964 in Regensburg.
Regensburg or Ratisbon is a lovely old city in Bavaria.
It is listed on the UNESCO World Heritage Site and among
the travel attractions of Germany.
|Regensburg - own picture taken in 2014|
It also has an impressing Cathedral.
|cathedral of Regensburg, Germany - own picture taken in 2014|
Source pictures: Wikipedia - with the exception of the pictures I took in Regensburg