Archduke Franz Karl of Austria

1802 - 1878

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Archduke Franz Karl Joseph of Austria (17 December 1802 – 8 March 1878) was a member of the House of Habsburg-Lorraine. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Archduke Franz Karl of Austria has received more than 1,273,043 page views. His biography is available in 37 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 36 in 2019). Archduke Franz Karl of Austria is the 645th most popular politician (down from 545th in 2019), the 54th most popular biography from Austria and the 19th most popular Austrian Politician.

The archduke Franz Karl of Austria was the heir to the Austro-Hungarian throne. He was assassinated in 1914, which led to the start of World War I.

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Among politicians, Archduke Franz Karl of Austria ranks 645 out of 19,576Before him are Ptolemy XIII Theos Philopator, Robert Mugabe, Abd al-Rahman I, Gaiseric, Ehud Barak, and Farouk of Egypt. After him are Conrad II, Holy Roman Emperor, Ptolemy III Euergetes, Louis, Dauphin of France, Hassan Rouhani, Archduchess Gisela of Austria, and Georgi Dimitrov.

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Among people born in 1802, Archduke Franz Karl of Austria ranks 4Before him are Victor Hugo, Alexandre Dumas, and Niels Henrik Abel. After him are Lajos Kossuth, Elias Lönnrot, János Bolyai, Miguel I of Portugal, Wilhelm Hauff, Louis-Eugène Cavaignac, Charles Wheatstone, and Germain Henri Hess. Among people deceased in 1878, Archduke Franz Karl of Austria ranks 3Before him are Pope Pius IX, and Victor Emmanuel II of Italy. After him are Princess Alice of the United Kingdom, Claude Bernard, Joseph Henry, Julius von Mayer, Charles-François Daubigny, Maria Christina of the Two Sicilies, George V of Hanover, Alfonso Ferrero La Marmora, and Mirza Fatali Akhundov.

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In Austria

Among people born in Austria, Archduke Franz Karl of Austria ranks 54 out of 1,424Before him are Joseph I, Holy Roman Emperor (1678), Hedy Lamarr (1914), Otto von Habsburg (1912), Otto Skorzeny (1908), Karl Landsteiner (1868), and Ernst Kaltenbrunner (1903). After him are Ludwig Boltzmann (1844), Archduchess Gisela of Austria (1856), Anton Webern (1883), Oskar Kokoschka (1886), Fritz Lang (1890), and Martin Buber (1878).

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