Catherine of Habsburg (c. 1254–1282) German princess. Name variations: Catherine of Hapsburg; Katharina. Born around 1254; died onApril 4, 1282, in Landshut; daughter of Rudolf I (1218–1291), Holy Roman emperor (r. 1273–1291), and Anna of Hohenberg (c. 1230–1281); sister of Clementia of Habsburg (d. 1293) and Albert I, Holy Roman emperor (r. 1298–1308, but not crowned); married Otho ...
Two relics stemmed from Maximilian I's collection, indicating Catherine of Austria's interet in objects with a Habsburg provenance. Assembled here for the first time are a series of unpublished accounts and letters which document the exchange of gifts between Lisbon and vienna, While demonstrating similiar collecting objectives at both courts.
Anna of Austria (1275–1327) was a daughter of Albert I of Germany and his wife Elisabeth of Tirol. She was a member of the House of Habsburg . This page uses content from the English Wikipedia .
Catherine was born on 19 August 1342, the third child and second surviving daughter of Charles IV, Holy Roman Emperor, and his first wife Blanche of Valois. On 13 July 1356, Catherine married Rudolf IV, Duke of Austria. The marriage was a political one arranged by her father to make peace with Austria.
Frederick the Great then decided to seize Poland and invited Catherine of Russia and Maria Theresa to divide it with him. Austria thus added to its territory the large province of Galicia (1772). The Holy Roman Empire Comes to an End
Eleanor of Austria Catherine of Aragon's chief rival for Prince Henry of Wales was her six-year-old niece, Eleanor of Austria. In Europe's grand marriage stakes, Eleanor clearly outweighed Catherine.
Catherine of Aragon (1485–1536), 1st queen of Henry VIII. Catherine was a victim of dynastic politics. Catherine was a victim of dynastic politics. The daughter of Ferdinand and Isabella of Spain , she was sent to England in October 1501 to marry Prince Arthur , eldest son of Henry VII and one year her junior.
Jan 25, 2019 · Albert II, Duke of Austria. From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia. Albert II of Austria (December 12, 1298 – August 16, 1358, known as the Wise or the Lame) was Duke of Austria. Life. Albert II was born at Habsburg, the son of Albert I of Germany, Rex Romanorum, and Elisabeth of Tirol.
Catherine took her secretary Pyotr Zavadovsky as a lover, and by May of 1776, he’d succeeded Potemkin as Catherine’s favorite. But that didn’t spell the end for Potemkin and the empress. He remained one of Catherine’s close personal advisors and resumed military campaigns to expand her empire, constructing cities in the newly acquired ...
Jun 10, 2019 · Catherine of Aragon had a famously fraught time as Queen, but for all the turmoil that her marriage to King Henry VIII entailed, Catherine was not the only woman in her family to find tribulations ...