Maria Luisa of Bourbon-Parma

Maria Luisa Pia Teresa Ana Ferdinanda Francesca Antonietta Margherita Guiseppina Carolina Bianca Lucia Apolonia, Princess of Bourbon-Parma

Daughter of Roberto I. Duke of Parma and Piacenza (1848-1907) by his first wife Maria Pia, Princess of the Two Sicilies (1849-1882). 

Born: Rome 17. Jan 1870

Married: Villa Pianore, Lucca, Italy 20. Apr 1893 Ferdinand, King of the Bulgarians (1861-1948), son of August, Prince of Saxe-Coburg and Gotha (1818-1881) by his wife  Clémentine, Princess d’Orléans (1817-1907).


Died: Sofia 31. Jan 1899 from pneumonia

Buried: Cathedral of St. Louis, Plovdiv, Bulgaria

Georges Dufoux ”Les Saxe-Cobourg-Gotha. Une dynastie mythique”, Fontainbleau 2000;