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In October 1857 - InOctober1857,,Amaliegave...

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In October 1857, about a year and a half after Freud entered the world, Amalie gave  birth to a second son, Julius. Freud's memories of being extremely jealous of Julius  probably contributed to his theories about sibling rivalry. Julius died less than a year  later, on April 15, 1958, and Freud himself suggested that this unexpected and tragic  fulfillment of his wish–for the disappearance of the little brother who was monopolizing  his mother's attention–was the source of some lingering guilt that pursued him  throughout his life. In December of the same year another child was born: Anna, the  Freuds' first daughter. Four more children, all of whom lived well into adulthood, were to  follow. Jakob and Amalie Freud had both been raised as Orthodox Jews, but they gave their  children a relatively nonreligious upbringing. Freud was to become firmly atheistic later 
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