Albert I of Germany

1255 - 1308

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Albert I of Habsburg (German: Albrecht I.) (July 1255 – 1 May 1308) was a Duke of Austria and Styria from 1282 and King of Germany from 1298 until his assassination. He was the eldest son of King Rudolf I of Germany and his first wife Gertrude of Hohenberg. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Albert I of Germany has received more than 327,418 page views. His biography is available in 48 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 46 in 2019). Albert I of Germany is the 97th most popular nobleman (down from 65th in 2019), the 44th most popular biography from Switzerland (down from 25th in 2019) and the most popular Nobleman.

Albert I of Germany is most famous for being the first monarch of the House of Wittelsbach. He was also the first German King to be crowned in Aachen Cathedral.

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Among noblemen, Albert I of Germany ranks 97 out of 842Before him are Philippe of Belgium, Piero the Unfortunate, Amadeus VIII, Duke of Savoy, Princess Elisabeth of Hesse and by Rhine, Duke Maximilian Joseph in Bavaria, and Roger I of Sicily. After him are Maximilian I, Elector of Bavaria, Duchess Helene in Bavaria, Ramesses VI, Gaius Caesar, Joan of France, Duchess of Berry, and Gian Galeazzo Sforza.

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Among people born in 1255, Albert I of Germany ranks 2Before him is Duccio. After him are Adolf of Germany, Ferdinand de la Cerda, George, Emperor of Trebizond, Reginald I of Guelders, Andrey of Gorodets, and Dino Compagni. Among people deceased in 1308, Albert I of Germany ranks 2Before him is Duns Scotus. After him are Mesud II, Chungnyeol of Goryeo, Emperor Go-Nijō, Otto IV, Margrave of Brandenburg-Stendal, George I of Bulgaria, Margaret of Burgundy, Queen of Sicily, Clare of Montefalco, Henry I, Landgrave of Hesse, Herman, Margrave of Brandenburg-Salzwedel, and Hayton of Corycus.

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In Switzerland

Among people born in Switzerland, Albert I of Germany ranks 44 out of 876Before him are Emil Theodor Kocher (1841), Auguste Piccard (1884), Heinrich Rohrer (1933), Benjamin Constant (1767), Henry Fuseli (1741), and Hermann Rorschach (1884). After him are Robert Walser (1878), Angelica Kauffman (1741), Joan Gamper (1877), Albert II, Duke of Austria (1298), Aga Khan IV (1936), and Michel Mayor (1942).

Among NOBLEMEN In Switzerland

Among noblemen born in Switzerland, Albert I of Germany ranks 1After him are Rudolf II, Count of Habsburg (1168) and Princess Elena of Romania (1950).