Anna Amalia

  • Born
    24th October 1739
  • Died
    10th April 1807
  • Birthplace
    Wolfenbüttel, Germany
Anna Amalia of Brunswick-Wolfenbüttel was a German princess and composer. She became the duchess of Saxe-Weimar-Eisenach, by marriage, and was also regent of the states of Saxe-Weimar and Saxe-Eisenach from 1758 to 1775. She transformed her court and its surrounding into the most influential cultural center of Germany.