The Young Empress
"Sissi the charming young Empress of Austria, is one of the historical figures who most impressed the popular imagination, especially among women. Novels, films, television dramas have brought back - more or less faithfully - the romantic and tragic events experienced by Elisabeth of Wittelsbach, the one that everyone keeps calling Princess Sissi. Princess Sissi is a historical icon, a free spirit. Her name and her beauty were famous throughout all Europe. "