Albert II (12 December 1298 – 16 August 1358), known as the Wise or the Lame, a member of the House of Habsburg, was duke of Austria and Styria from 1330, as well as duke of Carinthia and margrave of Carniola from 1335 until his death.
…until the 14th century, when Albert II (1330–58) introduced a gold florin of Florentine character. The gros appeared with Frederick III (1440–93): thereafter, development was parallel with that of Germany, with thalers taking a prominent place. Those with the portrait of Maria Theresa acquired wide popularity on either side of…
Jan 25, 2019 · Albert II of Austria (December 12, 1298 – August 16, 1358, known as the Wise or the Lame) was Duke of Austria. Albert II was born at Habsburg, the son of Albert I of Germany, Rex Romanorum, and Elisabeth of Tirol.
- Leopold III, Duke of Austria, Rudolf IV, Duke of Austria
- Albert I of Germany
Albert II, Duke of Austria is the 1,620th most popular politician (up from 1,645th in 2019), the 48th most popular biography from Switzerland (up from 49th in 2019) and the 3rd most popular Swiss Politician. Albert II, Duke of Austria is most famous for being the last emperor of Austria-Hungary.
Albert II of Austria (Habsburg, December 12, 1298 Vienna, August 16, 1358, known as the Wise or the Lame) was Duke of Austria. Life. Albert II was born as the son of Emperor Albert I on December 12, 1298. He became the joint ruler of all Habsburg lands with his younger brother, Otto the Merry in 1330, while increasing his possessions by the inheritance of his wife Joan, which was made up of the County of Pfirt and several cities.
Albert II, (born Aug. 16, 1397—died Oct. 27, 1439, Neszmély, Hung.), German king from 1438, king (Albert) of Hungary, king (Albrecht) of Bohemia, and duke (Albrecht) of Luxembourg. As a member of the Habsburg dynasty he was archduke (Albert V) of Austria from infancy (1404). Read More on This Topic. Germany: Albert II.
Albert of Habsburg, Duke of Austria II. Birth. 12 Dec 1298. Aargau, Switzerland. Death. 16 Aug 1358 (aged 59) Vienna, Wien Stadt, Vienna (Wien), Austria. Burial.
- 12 Dec 1298, Aargau, Switzerland
- originally buried at Gaming Charterhouse; reburied here in 1797
- 16 Aug 1358 (aged 59), Vienna, Wien Stadt, Vienna (Wien), Austria
- Gaming Parish Church Cemetery, Gaming, Scheibbs Bezirk, Lower Austria (Niederösterreich), Austria
Find the perfect Albert Ii, Duke Of Austria stock photos and editorial news pictures from Getty Images. Select from premium Albert Ii, Duke Of Austria of the highest quality.
Albert the Magnanimous KG (10 August 1397 – 27 October 1439) was King of Hungary and Croatia from 1437 until his death and member of the House of Habsburg. He was also King of Bohemia, elected King of the Romans as Albert II, Duke of Luxembourg and, as Albert V, Archduke of Austria from 1404.
Albert II (Albrecht II), brother of the above, duke of Further Austria from 1326–1358, duke of Austria and Styria 1330–1358, duke of Carinthia after 1335. Otto the Jolly ( der Fröhliche ), brother of the above, duke of Austria and Styria 1330–1339 (together with his brother), duke of Carinthia after 1335.