Christina of Lorraine

Christina of Lorraine

Original Name Chretienne de Lorraine
Birth
Nancy, Departement de Meurthe-et-Moselle, Lorraine, France
Death 19 Dec 1637 (aged 72)
Florence, Città Metropolitana di Firenze, Toscana, Italy
Burial Florence, Città Metropolitana di Firenze, Toscana, Italy
Memorial ID 9757713 · View Source
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Italian Royalty. Grand Duchess of Tuscany. Daughter of Charles III of Lorraine, granddaughter of Catherine De Medici. To her, Galileo Galilei addressed the most famous of his "Copernican letters" in 1615.

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  • Originally Created by: MC
  • Added: 5 Nov 2004
  • Find a Grave Memorial 9757713
  • Find a Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Christina of Lorraine (16 Aug 1565–19 Dec 1637), Find a Grave Memorial no. 9757713, citing Basilica di San Lorenzo, Florence, Città Metropolitana di Firenze, Toscana, Italy ; Maintained by Find A Grave .