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Charles II, Archduke of Austria

1540 - 1590

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Charles II Francis of Austria (German: Karl II. Franz von Innerösterreich) (3 June 1540 – 10 July 1590) was an Archduke of Austria and a ruler of Inner Austria (Styria, Carniola, Carinthia and Gorizia) from 1564. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Charles II, Archduke of Austria has received more than 418,976 page views. His biography is available in 40 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 37 in 2019). Charles II, Archduke of Austria is the 1,050th most popular politician (up from 1,089th in 2019), the 88th most popular biography from Austria (up from 93rd in 2019) and the 26th most popular Austrian Politician.

Charles II, Archduke of Austria, was most famous for being the heir to the Spanish throne.

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Among politicians, Charles II, Archduke of Austria ranks 1,050 out of 15,577Before him are Sejo of Joseon, Gustav Stresemann, Meritaten, Michael VII Doukas, Peter III of Aragon, and Ottokar II of Bohemia. After him are Petronius Maximus, Grigory Zinoviev, Edmund I, Yazdegerd III, Warren G. Harding, and Archduke Otto of Austria.

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Among people born in 1540, Charles II, Archduke of Austria ranks 3Before him are Francis Drake and François Viète. After him are Ludolph van Ceulen, John Sigismund Zápolya, Hümaşah Sultan, Maharana Pratap, Joseph Justus Scaliger, Magnus, Duke of Holstein, Gasparo da Salò, Ana de Mendoza, Princess of Eboli, and Won Gyun. Among people deceased in 1590, Charles II, Archduke of Austria ranks 3Before him are Pope Urban VII and Pope Sixtus V. After him are Ambroise Paré, Christina of Denmark, Archduchess Anna of Austria, Bernardino de Sahagún, Gioseffo Zarlino, Francis Walsingham, Charles de Bourbon, Archduchess Magdalena of Austria, and Giambattista Benedetti.

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In Austria

Among people born in Austria, Charles II, Archduke of Austria ranks 88 out of 1,237Before him are Franz Xaver Wolfgang Mozart (1791), Archduchess Sophie of Austria (1855), Geli Raubal (1908), Elisabeth of Austria, Queen of France (1554), Baroness Mary Vetsera (1871), and Arthur Schnitzler (1862). After him are Elfriede Jelinek (1946), Archduke Otto of Austria (1865), Theodoric the Great (454), Albert II of Germany (1397), Margaret of Austria, Queen of Spain (1584), and Aribert Heim (1914).

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