Rudolf II, Duke of Austria

1270 - 1290

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Rudolf II (c. 1270 – 10 May 1290), a member of the House of Habsburg, was Duke of Austria and Styria from 1282 to 1283, jointly with his elder brother Albert I, who succeeded him. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Rudolf II, Duke of Austria has received more than 55,703 page views. His biography is available in 24 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 23 in 2019). Rudolf II, Duke of Austria is the 3,032nd most popular politician (up from 3,887th in 2019), the 87th most popular biography from Switzerland (up from 104th in 2019) and the 4th most popular Swiss Politician.

Rudolf II, Duke of Austria, is most famous for his patronage of the arts.

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Among politicians, Rudolf II, Duke of Austria ranks 3,032 out of 15,710Before him are Moïse Tshombe, Philip I, Duke of Burgundy, Wang Xizhi, Alaeddin Pasha, Valdemar, King of Sweden, and Emperor Kōrei. After him are François Vatel, Óscar Arias, Thorismund, Aleksandar Ranković, Amalaric, and Néstor Kirchner.

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Among people born in 1270, Rudolf II, Duke of Austria ranks 4Before him are William Wallace, Charles, Count of Valois, and Haakon V of Norway. After him are Namdev, Theodore Metochites, Isabella of Burgundy, Queen of Germany, Theodore Svetoslav of Bulgaria, Cino da Pistoia, and Thoros III, King of Armenia. Among people deceased in 1290, Rudolf II, Duke of Austria ranks 4Before him are Beatrice Portinari, Ladislaus IV of Hungary, and Eleanor of Castile. After him are Al-Mansur Qalawun, Magnus III of Sweden, Margaret, Maid of Norway, Elizabeth the Cuman, Henryk IV Probus, Guido of Siena, Lloque Yupanqui, and Henry XIII, Duke of Bavaria.

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In Switzerland

Among people born in Switzerland, Rudolf II, Duke of Austria ranks 87 out of 749Before him are Johann Jakob Bachofen (1815), Jost Bürgi (1552), Albrecht von Haller (1708), Alfred Cortot (1877), Mario Botta (1943), and Jean Tinguely (1925). After him are Werner Arber (1929), Henri-Frédéric Amiel (1821), Horace Bénédict de Saussure (1740), Abraham-Louis Breguet (1747), Kurt Wüthrich (1938), and Louis Agassiz (1807).

Among POLITICIANS In Switzerland

Among politicians born in Switzerland, Rudolf II, Duke of Austria ranks 4Before him are Hans-Adam II, Prince of Liechtenstein (1945), Jacques Necker (1732), and Albert II, Duke of Austria (1298). After him are Louis, Duke of Savoy (1413), Humbert I, Count of Savoy (980), Simonetta Sommaruga (1960), Judith of Habsburg (1271), Ueli Maurer (1950), Princess Maria Teresa of Bourbon-Two Sicilies (1867), Kurt Huber (1893), and Infante Carlos, Duke of Calabria (1938).