Dorothea von Medem

Feb 3, 1761 - Aug 20, 1821

Countess Anna Charlotte Dorothea von Medem was born a Gräfin of the noble German Baltic Medem family and later became Duchess of Courland. Popularly known as Dorothea of Courland after her marriage to Peter von Biron, the last Duke of Courland, she hosted an aristocratic salon in Berlin and performed various diplomatic duties on behalf of her estranged husband.
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