Elizabeth of Carinthia was an influential queen and royal family member in the Kingdom of Sicily, who lived and ruled in a tumultuous time. The daughter of the Otto, the penultimate duke of Carinthia and lord of Carniola from the House of Gorizia, she married Peter II of Sicily in 1323 and became the Queen of Sicily. During her time as Queen, Elizabeth ensured that the royal lineage of the Aragonese in Sicily continued. Two sons eventually ascended the throne, Louis of Sicily and Frederick IV of
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Biography. He was born in Vienna, the second son of King Albert I of Germany by his wife Elisabeth of Gorizia-Tyrol, a scion of the Meinhardiner dynasty, and thereby a grandson of the first Habsburg king of Germany Rudolph I. Duke of Austria
Prince Konstantin of Bavaria (German: Konstantin Leopold Ludwig Adalbert Georg Thadeus Josef Petrus Johannes Antonius Franz von Assisi Assumption et omnes sancti Prinz von Bayern) (15 August 1920 – 30 July 1969) was a member of the Bavarian Royal House of Wittelsbach, journalist, author and a German politician.
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.
Biography. Maximilian was born in Vienna, Austria, the eldest son of the Habsburg archduke Ferdinand I, younger brother of Emperor Charles V, Holy Roman Emperor, and the Jagiellonian princess Anne of Bohemia and Hungary (1503–1547).
Elizabeth the Cuman (1244-1290) was the Queen consort of Stephen V of Hungary. She was regent of Hungary during the minority of her son in 1272-1277. The Cumans were the western tribes of the Cuman-Kipchak confederation. Read more on Wikipedia. Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Elizabeth the Cuman has received more than 91,409 page views.
Anna Komnene writes the Alexiad, a biography of her father, the late Emperor Alexios I (Komnenos). Religion. Hildegard of Bingen founds a new monastery at Rupertsberg in the Rhine Valley near Bingen am Rhein. Technology. An Italian silk industry is started at Palermo by Roger II, who takes numbers of silk workers back from Greece. 1149
Biography. Sir William Drury (Drurie) was born on 30 Mar 1550 in Bobbing, Kent, England to Robert Drury and Audrey Ethelreda Rich. He married Elizabeth Stafford about 1570 in Bobbing, Kent, England. Children include Robert, Frances, Elizabeth, Charles, Dorothea, Diana. He died on 8 Jan 1589 in a duel in Villach-Land, Karnten (Carinthia), Austria. From Wikipedia: Sir William Drury was an English landowner and member of parliament.
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