Biography. Ernest was born in Bruck an der Mur in Styria, the third son of Duke Leopold III of Austria (1351–1386) and his consort Viridis Visconti (d. 1414), a daughter of Bernabò Visconti, Lord of Milan.
The March of Austria, also known as Marcha Orientalis, was first formed in 976 out of the lands that had once been the March of Pannonia in Carolingian times. The oldest attestation dates back to 996, where the written name "ostarrichi" occurs in a document transferring land in present-day Austria to a Bavarian monastery.
Jun 17, 2020 · Ernest II, duke of Saxe-Coburg-Gotha and brother of Albert, the prince consort of Queen Victoria of England. Throughout his life, Ernest remained a champion of liberal ideals and a strong supporter of German unification. In his private life, he was a sportsman, composer, and patron of the arts.
Ernest, Duke of Austria was born in 1377, in Bruck An Der Mur, to Leopold III, Duke of Austria and Viridis Visconti. Ernest married Cymburgis of Masovia . They had 4 children: Frederick III Holy Roman Emperor , Margaret of Austria Electress of Saxony , Albert Vi Archduke of Austria and Catherine of Austria .
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May 20, 2019 · Bronze statue of Ernest, Duke of Austria of the tomb of Maximilian I, Holy Roman Emperor (6 F) Media in category "Ernest, Duke of Austria" The following 29 files are in this category, out of 29 total.
Ernest the Iron (; 1377 – 10 June 1424), a member of the House of Habsburg, ruled over the Inner Austrian duchies of Styria, Carinthia and Carniola from 1406 until his death. He was head of the Habsburg Leopoldian line from 1411.
Albert retained Austria proper, while Leopold took the remaining territories. In 1402, there was another split in the Leopoldian line, when Duke Ernest took Inner Austria (i.e. the duchies of Styria, Carinthia and Carniola) and Duke Frederick IV became the ruler of Tyrol and Further Austria.
Leopold V (1157 – 31 December 1194), known as the Virtuous (German: der Tugendhafte), a member of the House of Babenberg, was Duke of Austria from 1177 and Duke of Styria from 1192 until his death.
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Jun 02, 2020 · In France, the duke of Windsor—formerly King Edward VIII of Great Britain and Northern Ireland—marries Wallis Warfield, a divorced American socialite for whom he abdicated the British throne ...