ANNE MARIE LOUISE D’ORLEANS, DUCHESS OF MONTPENSIER
An episode from the series SECRETS OF HISTORY - PORTRAITS
Anne-Marie-Louise d'Orléans is the granddaughter of Henri IV, niece of Louis XIII and cousin of Louis XIV.
A billionaire and rebellious princess, she joined the Fronde against the royal establishment. Fearless and reckless, the young woman took part in combat and had cannons fired on the troops of her cousin, the Sun King, whom she dreamed of marrying. She paid her treason by being exiled for five years.
SECRETS OF HISTORY tells the amazing destiny of a woman who used her money to make her way in a man’s world.