Ernest, Duke of Austria

1377 - 1424

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Ernest the Iron (German: Ernst der Eiserne; 1377 – 10 June 1424), a member of the House of Habsburg, ruled over the Inner Austrian duchies of Styria, Carinthia and Carniola from 1406 until his death. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Ernest, Duke of Austria has received more than 221,417 page views. His biography is available in 33 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 32 in 2019). Ernest, Duke of Austria is the 1,856th most popular politician (down from 1,806th in 2019), the 124th most popular biography from Austria (up from 137th in 2019) and the 42nd most popular Austrian Politician.

Ernest, Duke of Austria is most famous for being the father of Holy Roman Emperor Frederick III.

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Among politicians, Ernest, Duke of Austria ranks 1,856 out of 19,576Before him are Paul Doumer, Canute IV of Denmark, Wang Jingwei, Olof Skötkonung, Pausanias of Orestis, and Abd al-Karim Qasim. After him are Theuderic IV, Jeroboam II, Seqenenre Tao, Josef Kramer, Nadezhda Alliluyeva, and Benito Juárez.

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Among people born in 1377, Ernest, Duke of Austria ranks 3Before him are Jianwen Emperor, and Shah Rukh. After him are Đurađ Branković, Süleyman Çelebi, Ladislaus of Naples, Louis II of Anjou, Albert IV, Duke of Austria, Emperor Go-Komatsu, Oswald von Wolkenstein, Afonso I, Duke of Braganza, and Edward III, Duke of Bar. Among people deceased in 1424, Ernest, Duke of Austria ranks 3Before him are Jan Žižka, and Yongle Emperor. After him are Emperor Go-Kameyama, Muzio Attendolo Sforza, and Margaret of Bavaria.

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In Austria

Among people born in Austria, Ernest, Duke of Austria ranks 124 out of 1,424Before him are Nikola IV Zrinski (1508), Roman von Ungern-Sternberg (1886), Richard Adolf Zsigmondy (1865), Ivan Illich (1926), Ferdinand IV, King of the Romans (1633), and Helmut Berger (1944). After him are Gustav Meyrink (1868), Georg Trakl (1887), Franz Xaver Wolfgang Mozart (1791), Karl Polanyi (1886), Ernst Happel (1925), and Archduchess Maria Elisabeth of Austria (1743).

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