Sigismund, Archduke of Austria

1427 - 1496

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Sigismund (26 October 1427 – 4 March 1496), a member of the House of Habsburg, was Duke of Austria from 1439 (elevated to Archduke in 1477) until his death. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Sigismund, Archduke of Austria has received more than 143,506 page views. His biography is available in 27 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 25 in 2019). Sigismund, Archduke of Austria is the 223rd most popular nobleman (up from 251st in 2019), the 261st most popular biography from Austria (up from 286th in 2019) and the 11th most popular Austrian Nobleman.

Sigismund was the son of Emperor Charles IV and his fourth wife, Elizabeth of Pomerania. Sigismund was born in Prague, then capital of the Kingdom of Bohemia, on 1 March 1368. He was named in honor of King Sigismund of Hungary, who was also his godfather.

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Over the past year Sigismund, Archduke of Austria has had the most page views in the with 20,440 views, followed by German (16,700), and Italian (3,546). In terms of yearly growth of page views the top 3 wikpedia editions are Croatian (77.78%), Egyptian Arabic (60.00%), and Estonian (58.61%)


Among noblemen, Sigismund, Archduke of Austria ranks 223 out of 1,415Before him are Archduchess Elisabeth Franziska of Austria, Liliʻuokalani, Frederick III, Duke of Holstein-Gottorp, William, Duke of Austria, Anne de Montmorency, and Beatrice d'Este. After him are Hedvig Elisabeth Charlotte of Holstein-Gottorp, Memnon of Rhodes, Thomas, Count of Savoy, Princess Augusta of Saxe-Gotha, Alfonso II d'Este, Duke of Ferrara, and Maria Vittoria dal Pozzo.

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Among people born in 1427, Sigismund, Archduke of Austria ranks 3Before him are Emperor Yingzong of Ming, and Casimir IV Jagiellon. After him are Lucrezia Tornabuoni, Shen Zhou, Antonio Rossellino, and Vincenzo Foppa. Among people deceased in 1496, Sigismund, Archduke of Austria ranks 4Before him are Isabella of Portugal, Queen of Castile, Charles, Count of Angoulême, and Ferdinand II of Naples. After him are João Vaz Corte-Real, Charles II, Duke of Savoy, Piero del Pollaiolo, Qaitbay, Ercole de' Roberti, Eberhard I, Duke of Württemberg, Gilbert, Count of Montpensier, and Henricus Martellus Germanus.

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In Austria

Among people born in Austria, Sigismund, Archduke of Austria ranks 261 out of 1,424Before him are Rudolf Kirchschläger (1915), Cecilia Renata of Austria (1611), Johann Georg Albrechtsberger (1736), Archduchess Maria Anna of Austria (1610), William, Duke of Austria (1370), and Otto, Duke of Austria (1301). After him are Friedrich Adler (1879), Franz Jonas (1899), Max Perutz (1914), Friedrich von Amerling (1803), Adam Albert von Neipperg (1775), and Archduke Franz Salvator of Austria (1866).

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