de Beauharnais, Hortense (F)

Surname: de Beauharnais
Forename(s): Eugénie-Hortense
b. 10 April 1783. d. 5 October 1847. Nationality: French. VIAF.
Poet, Queen of Holland, and memoirist. Mother of Napoleon III. Born in Paris. Attended French court beginning in 1799. Married Louis Bonaparte in 1802, but separated in 1810. Became Queen of Holland in 1806. Banished from France in 1815 because of her support of her son during his Hundred Days return. Lived in Switzerland where she wrote Memoirs of Queen Hortense (1862). Biographical information: Encyclopedia Britannica (18 June 2021). (DD, CC)

Poems associated with this person

Total poems: 1
Poem title Date Periodical Roles id #
The Charms of the Fatherland 1840-11-14 Chambers’s Edinburgh Journal Poet 5238