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Crown Prince Rudolf
en, Rudolph Francis Charles Joseph , caption = Rudolf in 1887 , spouse = , issue = Elisabeth Marie, Princess Otto of Windisch-Graetz , house = Habsburg-Lorraine The House of Habsburg-Lorraine (german: Haus Habsburg-Lothringen) originated from the marriage in 1736 of Francis III, Duke of Lorraine and Bar, and Maria Theresa of Austria, later successively Queen of Bohemia, Queen of Hungary and Archduc ... , father = Franz Joseph I of Austria Franz Joseph I or Francis Joseph I (german: Franz Josef Karl, hu, Ferenc József Károly, hr, Franjo Josip Karlo, cs, František Josef Karel, 18 August 1830 – 21 November 1916) was , , and , , and the of from 2 December 1848 until his death ... , mother = Elisabeth in Bavaria Empress Elisabeth of Austria (born Duchess Elisabeth in Bavaria; 24 December 1837 – 10 September 1898) was Empress of Austria and List of Hungarian consorts, Queen of Hungary by marriage to Emperor Franz Jos ...
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Princess Stéphanie Of Belgium
Princess Stéphanie of Belgium (french: Stéphanie Clotilde Louise Herminie Marie Charlotte; 21 May 1864 – 23 August 1945), was by birth a Kingdom of Belgium, Princess of Belgium and member of the House of Wettin in the branch of House of Saxe-Coburg and Gotha, Saxe-Coburg and Gotha (as such she was also styled Princess of Saxe-Coburg and Gotha and Duchess in Saxony). In 1881, she became House of Habsburg, Crown Princess of Austria, Hungary and Bohemia by virtue of her marriage with Crown Prince Rudolf, Crown Prince of Austria, Rudolf, only son of Emperor Franz Joseph I of Austria. Second daughter of King Leopold II of Belgium and Queen Marie Henriette of Austria, Marie Henriette (born Archduchess of Austria), she married in Vienna on 10 May 1881 with Archduke Rudolf of Austria, heir to the Austro-Hungarian Empire. The union only produced a daughter in 1883: Archduchess Elisabeth Marie of Austria, Elisabeth Marie. Stéphanie's marriage quickly became fragile. Rudolf, depress ...
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Suicide Pact
A suicide pact is an agreed plan between two or more individuals to commit suicide Suicide is the act of intentionally causing one's own death Death is the permanent, irreversible cessation of all biological functions that sustain a living Living or The Living may refer to: Common meanings *Life, a condition t .... The plan may be to die together, or separately and closely timed. General considerations Suicide pacts are an important concept in the study of suicide, and have occurred throughout history, as well as in fiction. An example of this is the suicide pact between Rudolf, Crown Prince of Austria en, Rudolph Francis Charles Joseph , caption = , spouse = , issue = Archduchess Elisabeth Marie of Austria, Archduchess Elisabeth Marie , house = House of Habsburg, Habsburg-Lorraine , father = Franz Joseph I ... and Baroness Mary Vetsera Marie Alexandrine '' Freiin'' von Vetsera (19 March 1871 – 30 January 1889) ...
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University For Agriculture In Vienna
A university () is an institution Institutions, according to Samuel P. Huntington Samuel Phillips Huntington (April 18, 1927 – December 24, 2008) was an American political scientist, adviser and academic. He spent more than half a century at Harvard University Ha ... of higher Higher may refer to: Education * Higher (Scottish), a Scottish national school-leaving certificate exam and university entrance qualification Music Albums * Higher (Regina Belle album), ''Higher'' (Regina Belle album), 2012 * Higher (Ala Boratyn a ... (or tertiary Tertiary ( ) is a widely used but obsolete term for the geologic period The geologic time scale (GTS) is a system of chronological dating that classifies Geology, geological strata (stratigraphy) in time. It is used by geologists, paleontology ...) education Education is the process of facilitating learning, or the acquisition of knowledge, skills, value (ethics), values, morals, beliefs, habits, and personal dev ...
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Imperial Natural History Museum
The Imperial Natural History Museum or Imperial Royal Natural History Court Museum of Austria-Hungary was created by (Kaiser) Emperor Franz Joseph I during an extensive reorganization of the museum collections, from 1851 to 1876, and opened to the public on August 10, 1889. Located in Vienna, the Museum was named in German language, German as ''"Kaiserlich und königlich, K.k. Naturhistorisches Hofmuseum"'' (with ''"Hofmuseum"'' translated as "Court Museum")."The Beginning" (history with founding of the ''Naturhistorisches Hofmuseum''), Naturhistorisches Museum, Natural History Museum of Vienna, January 1, 1997NHM-Wien-Mineral Later, the Museum became part of the Naturhistorisches Museum, Natural History Museum of Vienna, Austria (in German language, German, ''"Naturhistorisches Museum Wien"'' or NHM-Wien). When officially begun in 1876, Austrian geologist Ferdinand von Hochstetter (1829–1884) became the first superintendent"Crown Prince Rudolf (1858-1889)" (museum notes), Natu ...
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Ferdinand Von Hochstetter
Christian Gottlieb Ferdinand Ritter von Hochstetter (30 April 1829 – 18 July 1884) was a Germany, German-Austrians, Austrian geologist. Career Having received his early education at the evangelical seminary at Maulbronn, Ferdinand proceeded to the University of Tübingen and the Tübinger Stift; there, under Friedrich August von Quenstedt, the interest he already felt in geology became permanently fixed, and he obtained his doctor's degree and a travelling scholarship. In 1852 he joined the staff of the Imperial Geological Survey of Austria and was engaged until 1856 in parts of Bohemia, especially in the Bohemian Forest, and in the Fichtel Hills and Karlsbad mountains. His excellent reports established his reputation. Thus he came to be chosen as geologist to the Novara (ship), Novara expedition (1857–59), and made numerous valuable observations in the voyage round the world. The Novara arrived in New Zealand in 1858. Almost immediately he met the German scientist Jul ...
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Prince Leopold Of Bavaria
Leopold Maximilian Joseph Maria Arnulf, Prinz von Bayern (9 February 1846 – 28 September 1930) was born in Munich Munich ( ; german: München ; bar, Minga ) is the capital and most populous city of Bavaria. With a population of 1,558,395 inhabitants as of 31 July 2020, it is the List of cities in Germany by population, third-largest city in Germany, ..., the son of Prince Regent Luitpold of Bavaria (1821–1912) and his wife Archduchess Augusta of Austria (1825–1864). He was a Field Marshal (''Generalfeldmarschall ''Generalfeldmarschall'' (from Old High German ''marahscalc'', "marshal, stable master, groom") ( en, general field marshal, field marshal general, or field marshal; ; often abbreviated to ''Feldmarschall'') was a rank in the armies of several ...'') who commanded German and Austro-Hungarian forces on the Eastern FrontEastern Front may refer to: * Eastern Front (World War I) * Eastern Front (World War II) * Eastern Front (Turkey), of the Turkish War o ...
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Emperor Of Austria
The Emperor of Austria (german: Kaiser von Austria, Österreich) was the ruler of the Austrian Empire and later the Austro-Hungarian Empire. A hereditary imperial title and office proclaimed in 1804 by Francis II, Holy Roman Emperor, Holy Roman Emperor Francis II, a member of the House of Habsburg-Lorraine, and continually held by him and his heirs until Charles I of Austria, Charles I relinquished power in 1918. The emperors retained the title of Archduchy of Austria, Archduke of Austria. The wives of the emperors held the title List of Austrian consorts, empress, while other members of the family held the titles of Archduke, archduke or archduchess. Predecessors Members of the House of Austria, the House of Habsburg, Habsburg dynasty, had been the Imperial election, elected Holy Roman Emperors since 1438 (except for a five-year break from 1740 to 1745) and mostly resided in Vienna. Thus the term "Austrian emperor" may occur in texts dealing with the time before 1804, when no A ...
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Archduchess Gisela Of Austria
Archduchess Gisela Louise Marie of Austria (12 July 1856 – 27 July 1932) was the second daughter and eldest surviving child of List of rulers of Austria#Emperors of Austria, Emperor Franz Joseph I of Austria and Elisabeth in Bavaria. Life Although christened ''Gisella'' (with a double L), she only ever wrote her name with one L. Just like her older sister Archduchess Sophie of Austria, Archduchess Sophie (died 1857) and her brother Rudolf, Crown Prince of Austria, Crown Prince Rudolf, Gisela was raised by her paternal grandmother, Princess Sophie of Bavaria. A sober nature like her father, she kept a reserved attitude towards her mother. She had a very close relationship with her brother, whose suicide hit her hard. Her father collected some of the family's personal items, such as the first pair of shoes worn by each of his children. Among these keepsakes was a poem written for him by a young Gisela one Christmas - the poem was said to be the most treasured item among thi ...
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Rudolf I Of Germany
Rudolf I (1 May 1218 – 15 July 1291) was the first king of Germany King of the Romans ( la, Rex Romanorum; german: König der Römer) was the title used by the German king following his election An election is a formal group decision-making process by which a population chooses an individual or multiple in ... from the House of Habsburg The House of Habsburg (), alternatively spelled Hapsburg in English (german: Haus Habsburg ; es, Casa de Habsburgo ; hu, Habsburg-család), also known as the House of Austria (german: link=no, Haus Österreich; es, link=no, Casa de Austria), .... The first of the count-kings Count-kings (german: Grafenkönige) was a description given by the historian Bernd Schneidmüller to the rulers of the Holy Roman Empire between the end of the Great Interregnum in 1273 and the final acquisition of the royal throne by the Habsburg d ... of Germany ) , image_map = , map_caption = , map_width = 250px , capital = Berlin ...
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King Of Germany
King of the Romans ( la, Rex Romanorum; german: König der Römer) was the title used by the German king following his election An election is a formal group decision-making process by which a population chooses an individual or multiple individuals to hold Public administration, public office. Elections have been the usual mechanism by which modern representative dem ... by the princes A prince is a male ruler (ranked below a king of the King of the Romans (variant used in the early modern period) File:Nezahualpiltzintli.jpg">Aztec King Nezahualpiltzintli of Texcoco King is the title given to a male monarch in a ... from the reign of Henry II Henry II may refer to: Kings *Henry II of England (1133–89), reigned from 1154 *Henry II of Jerusalem and Cyprus (1271–1324), reigned from 1285; king of Jerusalem in name only from 1291 *Henry II of Castile (1334–79), reigned 1366–67 and ... (1002–1024, emperor from 1014) onward. The title predominantl ...
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Elisabeth Of Bavaria
Elizabeth or Elisabeth may refer to: People * Elizabeth (given name) Elizabeth is a feminine given name, a variation of the Hebrew language, Hebrew name (), meaning "My God is an oath" or "My God is abundance", as rendered in the Septuagint. Occurrence in the Bible "Elizabeth" appears in the Old Testament as th ..., a female given name (including people with that name) * Elizabeth (biblical figure) Elizabeth (also spelled Elisabeth; Hebrew: אֱלִישֶׁבַע / אֱלִישָׁבַע "My God has sworn", Standard Hebrew: ''Elisheba, Elišévaʿ'' / ''Elišávaʿ'', Tiberian Hebrew: ''ʾĔlîšéḇaʿ'' / ''ʾĔlîšāḇaʿ''; Koine Gre ..., mother of John the Baptist Ships * HMS ''Elizabeth'', several ships * ''Elisabeth'' (schooner), several ships * ''Elizabeth'' (freighter), Margaret Fuller Sarah Margaret Fuller Ossoli (May 23, 1810 – July 19, 1850) was an American journalist, editor, critic, translator, and women's rights advocate associated with the Ame ...
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