Ferdinand I of Austria

Austrian emperor, king of Hungary and Bohemia (1793-1875)

Ferdinand I ( 19 April 1793 – 2 December 1848) was Emperor of Austria from March 1835 until his death in December 1848. He was also King of Hungary, Croatia and Bohemia (as Ferdinand V), King of Lombardy–Venetia and holder of many other lesser titles.

Ferdinand I & V
Portrait of Ferdinand I
Emperor of Austria
King of Hungary
Reign2 March 1835 – 2 December 1848
Coronations28 September 1830, Pressburg
7 September 1836, Prague
6 September 1838, Milan
PredecessorFrancis I
SuccessorFranz Joseph I
Head of the Präsidialmacht Austria
In office
2 March 1835 – 12 July 1848
Preceded byFrancis I
Succeeded byFranz Joseph I
Born(1793-04-19)19 April 1793
Vienna, Archduchy of Austria,[1] Holy Roman Empire
Died2 December 1848(1848-12-02) (aged 55)
Olomouc, Austrian Empire[1]
Burial
Spouse
Full name
German: Ferdinand Karl Leopold Joseph Franz MarcelinEnglish: Ferdinand Charles Leopold Joseph Francis Marcelin
HouseHabsburg-Lorraine
FatherFrancis II, Holy Roman Emperor
MotherMaria Theresa of Naples and Sicily
ReligionRoman Catholicism
SignatureFerdinand I & V's signature

References

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  1. 1.0 1.1 Chisholm, Hugh, ed. (1911). "Ferdinand I. of Austria" . Encyclopædia Britannica (11th ed.). Cambridge University Press.