Leopold I, Holy Roman Emperor

1640 - 1705

Leopold I, Holy Roman Emperor

Leopold I (full name: Leopold Ignaz Joseph Balthasar Felician; Hungarian: I. Lipót; 9 June 1640 – 5 May 1705) was Holy Roman Emperor, King of Hungary, Croatia, and Bohemia. The second son of Ferdinand III, Holy Roman Emperor, by his first wife, Maria Anna of Spain, Leopold became heir apparent in 1654 by the death of his elder brother Ferdinand IV. Elected in 1658, Leopold ruled the Holy Roman Empire until his death in 1705, becoming the longest-ruling Habsburg emperor (at 46 years and 9 months). Leopold's reign is known for conflicts with the Ottoman Empire in the east and rivalry with Louis XIV, a contemporary and first cousin, in the west. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Leopold I, Holy Roman Emperor has received more than 944,955 page views. His biography is available in 64 different languages on Wikipedia making him the 327th most popular politician.

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Among politicians, Leopold I, Holy Roman Emperor ranks 324 out of 14,801Before him are Djoser, Indira Gandhi, Lyndon B. Johnson, Alcibiades, Constantine XI Palaiologos, and Mustafa II. After him are Abdul Hamid I, George IV of the United Kingdom, Edward VI of England, Philip III of Spain, Charles V of France, and Sigismund, Holy Roman Emperor.

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Among people born in 1640, Leopold I, Holy Roman Emperor ranks 1After him are Philippe I, Duke of Orléans, Françoise-Athénaïs de Rochechouart, Marquise de Montespan, Man in the Iron Mask, Michał Korybut Wiśniowiecki, Pu Songling, La Voisin, Gaspar Sanz, Antoine Coysevox, Aphra Behn, Abraham Mignon, and Philippe de La Hire. Among people deceased in 1705, Leopold I, Holy Roman Emperor ranks 1After him are Jacob Bernoulli, Luca Giordano, Emeric Thököly, Sophia Charlotte of Hanover, John Ray, Catherine of Braganza, Ninon de l'Enclos, Philipp Spener, George William, Duke of Brunswick-Lüneburg, Pierre Beauchamp, and Bada Shanren.

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In Austria

Among people born in Austria, Leopold I, Holy Roman Emperor ranks 32 out of 799Before him are Romy Schneider (1938), Egon Schiele (1890), Theodoric the Great (454), Ferdinand II, Holy Roman Emperor (1578), Rudolf II, Holy Roman Emperor (1552), and Friedrich Hayek (1899). After him are Herbert von Karajan (1908), Ferdinand I of Austria (1793), Charles I of Austria (1887), Konrad Lorenz (1903), Anton Bruckner (1824), and Rudolf, Crown Prince of Austria (1858).

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