Rudolf, Crown Prince of Austria

1858 - 1889

Rudolf, Crown Prince of Austria

Rudolf, Crown Prince of Austria (Rudolf Franz Karl Joseph; 21 August 1858 – 30 January 1889), was the only son and third child of Emperor Franz Joseph I and Elisabeth of Bavaria. He was heir apparent to the Imperial throne of the Austro-Hungarian Empire from birth. In 1889, he died in a suicide pact with his mistress, Mary Freiin von Vetsera, at the Mayerling hunting lodge. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Rudolf, Crown Prince of Austria has received more than 1,119,514 page views. His biography is available in 41 different languages on Wikipedia making him the 22nd most popular nobleman.

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Among noblemen, Rudolf, Crown Prince of Austria ranks 26 out of 559Before him are Charles the Bold, William the Conqueror, Alexander Nevsky, Ludovico Sforza, Grand Duchess Olga Nikolaevna of Russia, and Ramesses I. After him are Anne of Austria, Princess Margaret, Countess of Snowdon, Rainier III, Prince of Monaco, Marie de' Medici, Diana, Princess of Wales, and Princess Beatrice of the United Kingdom.

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Among people born in 1858, Rudolf, Crown Prince of Austria ranks 7Before him are Giacomo Puccini, Max Planck, Émile Durkheim, Selma Lagerlöf, Rudolf Diesel, and Theodore Roosevelt. After him are Georg Simmel, Gustaf V of Sweden, Emmeline Pankhurst, Giuseppe Peano, Franz Boas, and Omar Mukhtar. Among people deceased in 1889, Rudolf, Crown Prince of Austria ranks 2Before him is James Prescott Joule. After him are Antonio Meucci, Jefferson Davis, Father Damien, Baroness Mary Vetsera, Michel Eugène Chevreul, Mihai Eminescu, Alexandre Cabanel, Luís I of Portugal, Nikolay Chernyshevsky, and Wilkie Collins.

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In Austria

Among people born in Austria, Rudolf, Crown Prince of Austria ranks 38 out of 799Before him are Leopold I, Holy Roman Emperor (1640), Herbert von Karajan (1908), Ferdinand I of Austria (1793), Charles I of Austria (1887), Konrad Lorenz (1903), and Anton Bruckner (1824). After him are Karl Landsteiner (1868), Kurt Gödel (1906), Viktor Frankl (1905), Frederick III, Holy Roman Emperor (1415), Arnold Schoenberg (1874), and Matthias, Holy Roman Emperor (1557).

Among NOBLEMEN In Austria

Among noblemen born in Austria, Rudolf, Crown Prince of Austria ranks 3Before him are Marie Antoinette (1755) and Archduke Franz Ferdinand of Austria (1863). After him are Otto von Habsburg (1912), Leopold III, Duke of Austria (1351), Mariana of Austria (1634), Archduke Ludwig Viktor of Austria (1842), Elizabeth of Austria (1526), Sigismund, Archduke of Austria (1427), William, Duke of Austria (1370), Leopold IV, Duke of Austria (1371), and Princess Alexandra of Hanover (1882).

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