Archduke Karl of Austria

Noble person

1961 –

96

Who is Archduke Karl of Austria?

Karl von Habsburg, referred to in Austria as Karl Habsburg-Lothringen, in France as Charles de Habsbourg-Lorraine, in the Czech Republic as Karel Habsbursko-Lotrinský, in Hungary as Habsburg Károly, and by his royal name as Archduke Karl of Austria, or, by monarchists, Karl II of Austria, Karel IV of Bohemia or Károly V/Karlo V of Hungary and Croatia, is an Austrian politician, and the current Head of the House of Habsburg, and the Sovereign of the Order of the Golden Fleece. Born in Starnberg, Bavaria, Germany, he is the son of Otto von Habsburg and Princess Regina of Saxe-Meiningen, and the grandson of the last Austrian emperor, Charles I. He served as a Member of the European Parliament for the Austrian People's Party 1996–1999.

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Born
Jan 11, 1961
Starnberg
Also known as
  • Karl Habsburg
  • Karl Habsburg-Lothringen
  • Karl von Habsburg
  • Karl Thomas Robert Maria Franziskus Georg Bahnam
  • Charles de Habsbourg-Lorraine
  • Karel Habsbursko-Lotrinský
  • Habsburg Károly
  • Karl II of Austria
  • Karel IV of Bohemia
  • Károly V/Karlo V of Hungary and Croatia
Parents
Siblings
Spouses
Children
Religion
  • Catholicism
Nationality
  • Austria

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on July 23, 2013

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