Person:Leopold II, Holy Roman Emperor (1)

     
Leopold II , Holy Roman Emperor
Facts and Events
Name Leopold II , Holy Roman Emperor
Alt Name[4] Leopoldo I di Toscana
Gender Male
Birth[1][2] 5 May 1747 Vienna, Wien, Austria
Title (nobility)? 1765 - 1790 Granduca di Toscana
Marriage 5 Aug 1765 Innsbruck, Tirol, Austriato Maria Louisa of Spain
Death[1][2][3] 1 Mar 1792 Vienna, Wien, Austria
Other? House of Lorraine


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Leopold II (5 May 1747 1 March 1792), born Peter Leopold Joseph Anton Joachim Pius Gotthard, was Holy Roman Emperor and King of Hungary and Bohemia from 1790 to 1792, Archduke of Austria and Grand Duke of Tuscany from 1765 to 1790. He was a son of Emperor Francis I and his wife, Empress Maria Theresa, thus the brother of Marie Antoinette. Leopold was a moderate proponent of enlightened absolutism.

References
  1. 1.0 1.1 Leopold II, Holy Roman Emperor, in Wikipedia: The Free Encyclopedia. (Online: Wikimedia Foundation, Inc.).
  2. 2.0 2.1 Wurzbach, Constantin. Biographisches Lexikon des Kaiserthums Oesterreich: enthaltend die Lebenskizzen der denkwürdigen Personen, welche 1750 bis 1850 im Kaiserstaate und in Kronländer gelebt haben. (Wien: K.K. Hof- und Staatsdruckerei, 1856-1891), 6:432-442.
  3. Wandruszka, Adam,„Leopold II., Kaiser, Großherzog von Toskana“, in Neue Deutsche Biographie. (Berlin: Duncker und Humblot, c1953-), 14 (1985), S. 260-266.
  4. 1765-1790
Succession of Holy Roman Emperors
Francis I

1745-1765
his father

Joseph II

1765-1790
his brother

Holy Roman Emperor-Elect

1790-1792

Francis II

1792-1806
his son

Empire Dissolved


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Succession of German Monarchs
Francis I

1745-1765
his father

Joseph II

1765-1790
his brother

King of the Romans

1790-1792

Francis II

1792-1806
his son

Protector of the Confederation of the Rhine
Napoleon I of France

1806-1835
son-in-law of Francis II

Succession of Bohemian Monarchs
Maria Theresa

1740-1780
his mother

Joseph II

1780-1790
his brother

King of Bohemia

1790-1792

Francis II

1792-1835
his son

Ferdinand I of Austria

1830-1848
his grandson


Succession of Hungarian Monarchs
Charles VI

1711-1740
his grandfather

Maria Theresa

1740-1780
his mother

Apostolic King of Hungary

1780-1790

Francis II

1792-1835
his son

Ferdinand I of Austria

1830-1848
his grandson


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