Empress Elisabeth of Austria

1837 - 1898

Empress Elisabeth of Austria

Empress Elisabeth of Austria (born Duchess Elisabeth in Bavaria; 24 December 1837 – 10 September 1898) was Empress of Austria and Queen of Hungary by marriage to Emperor Franz Joseph I. She was born into the royal Bavarian House of Wittelsbach. Nicknamed Sisi (also Sissi), she enjoyed an informal upbringing before marrying Emperor Franz Joseph I at the age of sixteen. The marriage thrust her into the much more formal Habsburg court life, for which she was unprepared and which she found uncongenial. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Empress Elisabeth of Austria has received more than 3,120,686 page views. Her biography is available in 60 different languages on Wikipedia making her the 2nd most popular companion.

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Among companions, Empress Elisabeth of Austria ranks 2 out of 586Before her are Nefertiti. After her are Catherine de' Medici, Anne Boleyn, Eva Braun, Empress Joséphine, Helena, Fatimah, Aisha, Madame de Pompadour, Nefertari, and Jacqueline Kennedy Onassis.

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Among people born in 1837, Empress Elisabeth of Austria ranks 1After her are Johannes Diderik van der Waals, Alois Hitler, Mily Balakirev, Grover Cleveland, J. P. Morgan, Jamāl al-Dīn al-Afghānī, Adam Opel, Marie François Sadi Carnot, Fredrik Bajer, Tokugawa Yoshinobu, and Paul Morphy. Among people deceased in 1898, Empress Elisabeth of Austria ranks 2Before her is Otto von Bismarck. After her are Lewis Carroll, Stéphane Mallarmé, Gustave Moreau, Eugène Boudin, Johann Jakob Balmer, William Ewart Gladstone, Ivan Shishkin, Charbel Makhlouf, Henry Bessemer, and Pierre Puvis de Chavannes.

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In Germany

Among people born in Germany, Empress Elisabeth of Austria ranks 25 out of 3,763Before her are Anne Frank (1929), Friedrich Engels (1820), Johannes Brahms (1833), Karl Lagerfeld (1933), Henry Kissinger (1923), and Robert Schumann (1810). After her are Frederick I, Holy Roman Emperor (1122), Heinrich Himmler (1900), Hermann Hesse (1877), Thomas Mann (1875), Martin Heidegger (1889), and Karl Benz (1844).

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Among companions born in Germany, Empress Elisabeth of Austria ranks 1After her are Eva Braun (1912), Queen Silvia of Sweden (1943), Magda Goebbels (1901), Anne of Cleves (1515), Isabeau of Bavaria (1370), Sophie, Duchess of Hohenberg (1868), Sepp Dietrich (1892), Alexandra Feodorovna (1798), Katharina von Bora (1498), Elisabeth Christine of Brunswick-Wolfenbüttel (1691), and Maria Amalia of Saxony (1724).

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