Joseph I, Holy Roman Emperor

1678 - 1711

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Joseph I (Joseph Jacob Ignaz Johann Anton Eustachius; 26 July 1678 – 17 April 1711) was Holy Roman Emperor and ruler of the Austrian Habsburg monarchy from 1705 until his death in 1711. He was the eldest son of Leopold I, Holy Roman Emperor from his third wife, Eleonor Magdalene of Neuburg. Joseph was crowned King of Hungary at the age of nine in 1687 and was elected King of the Romans at the age of eleven in 1690. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Joseph I, Holy Roman Emperor has received more than 932,741 page views. His biography is available in 61 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 60 in 2019). Joseph I, Holy Roman Emperor is the 526th most popular politician (down from 473rd in 2019), the 48th most popular biography from Austria (down from 44th in 2019) and the 17th most popular Austrian Politician.

Joseph I, Holy Roman Emperor, is most famous for being the son of Maria Theresa and the father of Marie Antoinette. He was also the last Holy Roman Emperor to rule over the Austrian Empire.

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Among politicians, Joseph I, Holy Roman Emperor ranks 526 out of 19,576Before him are Lucius Verus, Robert Schuman, Louis I of Hungary, Valerian, Zhou Enlai, and Frederick William I of Prussia. After him are Amin al-Husseini, Henry VI of England, Herbert Hoover, Tahmasp I, Friedrich Ebert, and Emperor Jimmu.

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Among people born in 1678, Joseph I, Holy Roman Emperor ranks 2Before him is Antonio Vivaldi. After him are Yongzheng Emperor, Amaro Pargo, Louis Alexandre, Count of Toulouse, Filippo Juvarra, Peter Lacy, Francesco Farnese, Duke of Parma, Karl Leopold, Duke of Mecklenburg-Schwerin, Adrien Maurice de Noailles, Abraham Darby I, and Jakob Hermann. Among people deceased in 1711, Joseph I, Holy Roman Emperor ranks 1After him are Louis, Grand Dauphin, Nicolas Boileau-Despréaux, John William Friso, Prince of Orange, Frederick William, Duke of Courland, Louis-François de Boufflers, Maria Amalia of Courland, Vladimir Atlasov, Joseph Vaz, Philip William, Margrave of Brandenburg-Schwedt, Eusebio Kino, and Gerard de Lairesse.

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In Austria

Among people born in Austria, Joseph I, Holy Roman Emperor ranks 48 out of 1,424Before him are Wolfgang Pauli (1900), Ferdinand III, Holy Roman Emperor (1608), Lise Meitner (1878), Arnold Schoenberg (1874), Frederick III, Holy Roman Emperor (1415), and Christian Doppler (1803). After him are Hedy Lamarr (1914), Otto von Habsburg (1912), Otto Skorzeny (1908), Karl Landsteiner (1868), Ernst Kaltenbrunner (1903), and Archduke Franz Karl of Austria (1802).

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