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Charlotte of Belgium

Sisi & her sister-in-law Charlotte of Belgium – A “pretentious little Coburg” (Part one)

Charlotte of Belgium was born on 7 June 1840 as the daughter of Leopold I of Belgium and Louise of Orléans. Though her childhood was considered to be happy, she had little contact with her parents. Charlotte was separated from her brothers and was given an entirely different education. She grew up fast, and Charlotte was just [read more]