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Duchesse d’ Alençon
Sophie Alençon
Duchesse d’ Alençon.
BornSophie Charlotte Augustine de Wittelsbach
February 22, 1847
Munich, Bavaria (now Germany)
DiedMay 4, 1897
Paris, France
Bavarian duchess. Killed in a fire during a charity bazaar.

The repository contains one quote from Duchesse d’ Alençon.


Refusing help during a fire:

Because of my title I was the first to enter here. I shall be the last to go out.