Karl von Habsburg

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Karl von Habsburg (given names: Karl Thomas Robert Maria Franziskus Georg Bahnam; born 11 January 1961) is an Austrian politician and the head of the House of Habsburg-Lorraine, therefore being a claimant to the defunct Austro-Hungarian throne. As a citizen of the Republic of Austria, his legal name is Karl Habsburg-Lothringen.Karl is the son of Archduke Otto von Habsburg, Crown Prince of Austria and Princess Regina of Saxe-Meiningen, and the grandson of the last Austro-Hungarian emperor, Charles I. He is head and sovereign of the Austrian Order of the Golden Fleece. Karl von Habsburg served as a Member of the European Parliament for the Austrian People's Party (1996–1999). Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Karl von Habsburg has received more than 2,519,059 page views. His biography is available in 38 different languages on Wikipedia. Karl von Habsburg is the 4,726th most popular politician, the 1,288th most popular biography from Germany (up from 1,341st in 2019) and the 389th most popular Politician.

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Among politicians, Karl von Habsburg ranks 4,726 out of 15,577Before him are Constantius Gallus, Yaqub Beg, Christian Wulff, Dušan Simović, Tewodros II, and Robert Kocharyan. After him are Al-Qahir, Ahuitzotl, Ariaramnes, Antiochus X Eusebes, Philip, Duke of Orléans, and Francesco Maria I della Rovere, Duke of Urbino.

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Among people born in 1961, Karl von Habsburg ranks 35Before him are Susan Boyle, Armin Laschet, Henry Rollins, António Costa, Julia Gillard, and James Gandolfini. After him are Erna Solberg, Dave Mustaine, Mylène Farmer, Ricky Gervais, Lisa Gerrard, and Andoni Zubizarreta.

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Among people born in Germany, Karl von Habsburg ranks 1,288 out of 6,142Before him are Beno Gutenberg (1889), Hermann Kolbe (1818), Frederick I, Margrave of Meissen (1257), Christiane Nüsslein-Volhard (1942), Christian Wulff (1959), and Karl Theodor Anton Maria von Dalberg (1744). After him are Hans Burgkmair (1473), Charles Alexander, Duke of Württemberg (1684), Rudolf Erich Raspe (1736), Robert Koldewey (1855), Heinz Lammerding (1905), and Walter Rauff (1906).

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