Austrian History (Part 2)

Austria: Vienna

Historical Events

Events 101 - 200 of 443

  • 1743-09-02 Britain/Austria/Savoye-Sardinia sign Treaty of Worms
  • 1743-09-13 Britain, Austria & Savoye-Sardinia sign Treaty of Worms
  • 1744-05-17 French army takes Austrian Netherlands
  • 1744-11-25 Austrian forces pillage & kill Jews of Prague
  • 1745-01-08 Britain, Austria, Netherlands & Saxony sign anti-Prussian Quadruple Alliance
  • 1745-04-02 Austria & Bavaria sign peace
  • 1745-05-11 Battle of Fontenoy (Doornik): Austrian Succession war

Victory in battleVictory in Battle

1745-06-04 Battle at Hohenfriedberg Silezie: Frederick the Great (Prussia) defeats Austrians and Saxons

King of Prussia Frederick the Great
King of Prussia
Frederick the Great
  • 1745-12-15 Battle at Kesseldorf: Prussia beats Saksen & Austria
  • 1745-12-25 Prussia and Austria sign Treaty of Dresden giving much of Silesia to the Prussians
  • 1746-05-22 Russia & Austria sign treaty of cooperation
  • 1746-06-02 Russia & Austria sign agreements
  • 1746-06-16 Battle at Piacenza: Austria & Sardinia beat Spanish & French army
  • 1746-10-11 Battle of Rocourt: French defeat British/Austrian/Dutch armies
  • 1748-01-26 Britain, Netherlands, Austria & Sardinia sign anti-French treaty
  • 1748-05-07 French troops conquer Maastricht in the War of the Austrian Succession
  • 1748-10-18 Treaty of Aix-la-Chapelle signed, ending War of Austrian Succession
  • 1748-12-26 France & Austria sign treaty about Southern Netherlands
  • 1751-09-13 Britain signs Austrian & Russian alliance
  • 1751-12-14 The first military academy in the world, the Theresian Military Academy, is founded in Austria
  • 1753-06-13 Austria, Great Britain & Modena sign secret military treaty
  • 1756-05-01 France & Austria sign alliance
  • 1757-05-01 Austria & France divide Prussia
  • 1757-05-06 Battle of Prague: Frederick II of Prussia's forces defeat Austrian army
  • 1757-06-18 Battle at Kolin Bohemia: Austrian army beats Prussia
  • 1757-10-16 Austrian troops occupy Berlin
  • 1757-12-05 Battle of Leuthen: Prussian army beats Austrians
  • 1758-10-14 Battle at Hochkirk, Saksen: Austrian army beats Prussia
  • 1759-08-12 Battle of Kunersdorf - Russian-Austrian army overpowers Prussians
  • 1759-09-14 Austrian troops occupy Dresden
  • 1759-11-21 Battle at Maxen: Prussian army surrenders to Austrians
  • 1760-06-23 Battle of Landshut Silesia: Austria beats Prussia
  • 1760-07-26 Austrian troops occupy Fort Glatz Silezie
  • 1760-08-15 Battle at Leignitz: Prussia beats Austria & Russia
  • 1760-09-28 Russian & Austrian army occupies Berlin
  • 1760-10-02 Russian/Austrian army evacuates Berlin [NS=10/13]
  • 1760-10-09 7 Years' War: Russian and Austrian forces occupy Berlin [OS=Sep 28]
  • 1760-10-13 Russian/Austrian army evacuates Berlin
  • 1760-11-03 Battle at Torgau, Saxony: Prussia beats Austria
  • 1762-06-15 Austria uses 1st paper currency
  • 1763-02-15 Austria, Prussia & Saxony sign Treaty of Hubertusburg, marking the end of the French and Indian War and of the Seven Years War
  • 1764-04-03 Austrian Archduke Jozef crowned himself Holy Roman Emperor Josef II
  • 1772-02-17 1st Partition of Poland signed in Vienna by Austria, Prussia and Russia
  • 1772-08-05 1st Partition of Poland between Austria, Prussia and Russia is made public
  • 1772-09-22 1st Partition of Poland is ratified by Austria, Prussia and Russia
  • 1775-05-07 Turkish state of Bukovina secedes from Austria
  • 1776-01-02 Austria ends interregation torture
  • 1778-07-03 Prussia declares war on Austria

Music releaseMusic Premiere

1783-11-04 W.A. Mozart's Symphony No. 36 is premiered in Linz, Austria.

Classical Musician and Composer Wolfang Amadeus Mozart
Classical Musician and Composer
Wolfang Amadeus Mozart
  • 1787-02-18 Austrian emperor Jozef II bans children under 8 from labor
  • 1788-02-09 Austria declares war on Russia
  • 1790-12-02 Austrian army occupies Brussels
  • 1792-02-07 Austria & Prussia sign anti-French covenant
  • 1792-04-14 France declares war on Austria, starting French Revolutionary Wars
  • 1792-04-20 France declares war on Austria, Prussia & Sardinia
  • 1793-03-05 French troops are defeated by Austrian forces and Liège is recaptured.
  • 1793-03-18 2nd Battle at Neerwinden: Austria army beats France
  • 1793-12-26 Battle of Geisberg: French defeat Austrians.
  • 1794-05-18 2nd battle of Bouvines (France-Austria)
  • 1794-07-02 2nd Battle of Seneffe: France-Austria
  • 1794-07-13 Battle of the Vosges between French forces and those of Prussia and Austria
  • 1795-10-24 3rd Partition of Poland, between Austria, Prussia & Russia

Victory in battleVictory in Battle

1796-04-13 Battle of Millesimo, Italy: Napoleon's forces defeat allied armies of Austria and of the Kingdom of Sardinia-Piedmont.

French Emperor Napoléon Bonaparte
French Emperor
Napoléon Bonaparte
  • 1796-05-10 Napoleon defeats Austria in Battle of Lodi Bridge
  • 1796-09-08 Battle of Bassano-French beat Austrians
  • 1796-11-17 Battle of Arcole-Napoleon I's French forces beat Austrians in Italy
  • 1797-01-26 Russia, Prussia & Austria sign treaty
  • 1797-04-18 France & Austria sign ceasefire
  • 1797-10-17 Peace of Campo Formio: Austrian Dutch possessions & France
  • 1799-03-12 Austria declares war on France
  • 1800-01-08 Austrians defeat French in 2nd battle of Novi
  • 1800-06-14 Battle of Marengo (Alessandria): Bonaparte vs Austria
  • 1801-02-09 France & Austria sign Peace of Luneville
  • 1804-08-11 Francis II assumes the title of first Emperor of Austria
  • 1805-10-14 Battle of Elchingen, France defeats Austria
  • 1805-11-11 Napoleonic Wars: Battle of Dürenstein - 8000 French troops attempted to slow the retreat of a vastly superior Russian and Austrian force.
  • 1805-12-02 Napoleon defeats Russians & Austrians at Austerlitz
  • 1805-12-26 France & Austria signs Peace of Pressburg
  • 1806-08-06 Holy Roman Empire ends; it was neither holy, Roman, nor an empire. Francis II renounces the title, becoming Emperor of Austria.
  • 1809-02-08 Franz I of Austria declares war on France
  • 1809-04-20 Napoleon I and French forces defeat Austria at Battle of Abensberg, Bavaria
  • 1809-04-22 Battle at Eckmuhl - Napoleon beats Austria Archduke Karl
  • 1809-05-21 Battle of Aspern-Essling: Austrian archduke Karl beats Napoleon
  • 1811-02-20 Austria declares bankruptcy
  • 1813-08-27 Battle of Dresden; Napoleon defeats Austrians
  • 1813-08-30 Battle of Kulm: French forces defeated by Austrian-Prussian-Russian alliance.
  • 1813-10-08 Treaty of Ried between Bavaria & Austria
  • 1813-10-16 Battle of Leipzig, largest battle in Europe prior to WWI, Napoleon's forces defeated by Prussia, Austria & Russia
  • 1814-02-17 Battle of Mormant: French Imperial army defeat Russian Austrian forces (War of the Sixth Coalition)
  • 1814-02-18 The Battle of Montereau; victory of French under Napoleon Bonaparte against Austrians and Württembergers under the King of Württemberg.
  • 1814-05-17 Occupation of Monaco changes from French to Austrian.
  • 1815-01-03 France, the United Kingdom, and Austria form an alliance against Russia and Prussia
  • 1815-04-10 Austria declares war on Kingdom of Naples
  • 1815-05-03 Battle at Tolentino: Austria beats king Joachim of Naples
  • 1815-09-26 Russia, Prussia & Austria sign the Holy Alliance
  • 1815-11-20 Russia, Prussia, Austria & England signs Alliance "for the maintenance of peace in Europe" same day as Treaty of Paris
  • 1818-09-30 Congress of Aken: Russia, Austria, Prussia, France & England
  • 1818-12-24 Christmas carol "Silent Night" composed by Franz Xaver Gruber is first sung at St Nicholas parish church in Oberndorf, Austria
  • 1818-12-25 1st known Christmas carol ("Silent Night, Holy Night" - "Stille Nacht, Heilige Nacht) sung (Austria)
  • 1826-02-28 M Biela, an Austrian officer, discovers Biela's Comet

Famous Birthdays

Birthdays 101 - 200 of 758

  • 1751-12-26 Clement Hofbauer, Austrian missionary and saint (d. 1820)
  • 1752-08-13 Marie Caroline of Austria, queen of the Two Sicilies (d. 1814)
  • 1754-06-04 Franz Xaver, Baron Von Zach, Austrian editor and astronomer (d. 1832)

Person of interestPerson of Interest

1755-11-02 Marie Antoinette, Queen of France (1774-92) who uttered the phrase "let them eat cake", born in Vienna, Austria (d. 1793)

Queen of France Marie Antoinette
Queen of France
Marie Antoinette

Person of interestPerson of Interest

1756-01-27 Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart, Austrian musical prodigy and composer (Figaro), born in Salzburg, Austria (d. 1791)

Classical Musician and Composer Wolfang Amadeus Mozart
Classical Musician and Composer
Wolfang Amadeus Mozart
  • 1756-08-29 Heinrich Graf von Bellegarde, Austrian field marshal and statesman (d. 1845)
  • 1757-06-01 Ignaz J Pleyel, Austria composer/piano builder (Piano method)
  • 1757-10-26 Karl Leonhard Reinhold, Austrian philosopher (d. 1823)
  • 1764-02-08 Joseph Leopold von Eybler, Austrian composer
  • 1765-06-13 Anton Eberl, Austrian composer, born in Vienna (d. 1807)
  • 1766-03-28 Joseph Weigl, Austria composer/conductor (Emmeline)
  • 1766-11-02 Joseph Radetzky von Radetz, Austrian field marshal (d. 1858)
  • 1771-04-18 Karl Philipp Fürst zu Schwarzenberg, Austrian field marshal (d. 1820)
  • 1771-09-05 Charles L J, archduke of Austria/Gov (Austria Netherland)
  • 1771-12-26 Heinrich J von Collin, Austria dramatist/poet (Regulus)
  • 1772-04-01 Ignaz Franz von Mosel, Austrian composer, born in Vienna (d. 1844)
  • 1773-05-15 Clemens L Metternich, Austrian prince
  • 1773-08-29 Raphael G Kiesewetter, Austria musicologist (Arab Music)
  • 1775-04-08 Adam A earl von Neipperg, Austrian general/Napoleon's wife Marie lover
  • 1778-01-31 Franz Anton graaf von Kolowrat, Austrian premiere of Bohemia (1848)
  • 1778-07-10 Sigismund Ritter von Neukomm, Austrian composer/royal chaplain master
  • 1781-01-20 Joseph Hormayr Freiherr zu Hortenburg, Austrian politician (d. 1848)
  • 1781-05-25 Ferdinand K J, archduke of Austria-Este/gov-gen (Sicily)
  • 1781-09-06 Anton Diabelli, Austria publisher/composer
  • 1782-01-20 Johan B J F S, archduke of Austria
  • 1782-04-26 Maria Amalia of Bourbon-Sicily, wife of Louis Phillip of Austria
  • 1784-12-13 Archduke Louis of Austria (d. 1864)
  • 1787-11-25 Franz Xaver Gruber, Austria, organist/composer ("Silent Night")
  • 1787-12-14 Maria Ludovika of Austria-Este, Empress of Austria and queen of Hungary and Bohemia (d. 1816)
  • 1788-01-08 Archduke Rudolph of Austria (d. 1831)
  • 1788-12-18 Camille Pleyel, Austria, piano builder/composer
  • 1790-06-01 Ferdinand Raimund, Austrian playwright (d. 1836)
  • 1791-01-15 Franz Gillparzer, Austrian tragic dramatist (Golden Fleece)
  • 1791-02-20 Carl Czerny, pianist/composer (Schule der Virtuosen), born in Vienna, Austria
  • 1791-07-26 Franz Xaver Wolfgang Mozart, 6th child of Austrian composer WAM
  • 1791-12-12 Archduchess Marie Louise of Austria, second wife of Napoleon (d. 1847)
  • 1793-03-03 Charles Sealsfield [Carl Anton Postl], Austrian-American writer, born in Popice u Znojma, Moravia (d. 1864)
  • 1793-04-12 Ferdinand I KLJM, the Good Natured, Emperor of Austria/king of Hungary
  • 1794-03-16 Ami Boué, Austrian geologist (d. 1881)
  • 1795-02-05 Wilhelm Karl Ritter von Haidinger, Austrian mineralogist (d. 1871)
  • 1796-07-28 Ignaz Bösendorfer, Austrian musician (d. 1859)
  • 1797-01-12 Gideon Brecher, Austrian physician (d. 1873)
  • 1797-01-22 Maria Leopoldina of Austria, Empress of Brazil (d. 1826)

Person of interestPerson of Interest

1797-01-31 Franz Peter Schubert, Austrian composer (Unfinished Symphony), born in Vienna, Austria (d. 1828)

Composer Franz Schubert
Composer
Franz Schubert
  • 1800-01-14 Ludwig Alois Ferdinand Köchel, Austrian musicologist (d. 1877)
  • 1801-04-12 Josef Franz Karl Lanner, Austria, composer/violist
  • 1801-12-07 Johann Nepomuk Nestroy, Austrian actor (Judith und Holofernes)
  • 1802-01-13 Eduard von Bauernfeld, comedic playwright, born in Vienna, Austria
  • 1802-04-13 Leopold Fitzinger, Austrian zoologist (d. 1884)
  • 1803-01-06 Henri Herz, Austrian pianist and composer, born in Vienna (d. 1888)
  • 1803-04-14 Friedrich von Amerling, Austrian painter
  • 1803-09-19 Maria Anna of Savoy, Empress of Austria and queen of Hungary and Bohemia (d. 1884)

Person of interestPerson of Interest

1803-11-29 Christian Doppler, Austrian physicist (Doppler effect), born in Salzburg, Austria (d. 1853)

  • 1804-06-24 Stephan L Endlicher, Austrian priest/botanist
  • 1804-07-14 Ludwig A Benedek, Austrian general
  • 1805-01-27 Sophie of Bavaria, archduchess of Austria (d. 1872)
  • 1805-08-18 Josef Danhauser, Austrian painter (Mutterliebe)
  • 1805-08-23 Anton von Schmerling, Austrian statesman (d. 1893)
  • 1805-10-23 Adalbert Stifter, Austrian author (Nachsommer)
  • 1806-04-29 Earnest Freiherr von Feuchtersleben, Austria, physician/philosopher
  • 1808-01-12 Paul "the Great" Taglioni, ballet choreographer, born in Vienna, Austria
  • 1809-12-22 Benedict Augustin Morel, Fren psychologist (dementia praecox), born in Vienna, Austria
  • 1810-06-23 Franziska"Fanny" Elssler, Austrian ballerina
  • 1810-12-07 Josef Hyrtl, Austrian anatomist (d. 1894)
  • 1812-06-28 Rudolf von Alt, Austrian painter
  • 1813-01-04 Alexander Freiherr von Bach, Austria attorney/premier (1852-59)
  • 1816-11-17 August W Ambros, Austria musicologist (History of Music)
  • 1816-11-29 Carl Binder, Austrian composer, born in Vienna (d. 1860)
  • 1817-08-03 Albrecht FR, arch duke of Austria (Battle at Custozza)
  • 1819-04-18 Franz von Suppé, Austrian composer (d. 1895)
  • 1819-05-18 Julius Hopp, Austrian composer, born in Vienna (d. 1885)
  • 1821-03-15 Johann Josef Loschmidt, Austrian scientist (d. 1895)
  • 1822-01-30 Franz Ritter von Hauer, Austrian geologist (d. 1899)

Person of interestPerson of Interest

1822-07-20 Gregor Mendel, Austrian monk and geneticist (discoverer of laws of heredity), born in Heinzendorf, Austria (d. 1884)

Monk/Geneticist Gregor Mendel
Monk/Geneticist
Gregor Mendel
  • 1822-10-15 Alfred Meissner, Austrian physician/writer
  • 1823-03-03 Gyula Andrássy Sr, Prime Minister of Hungary (1867-71), born in Kassa, Austrian Empire (d. 1890)
  • 1824-09-04 Anton Bruckner, Ansfelden, Austria, Wagner disciple and "monumental bore"/composer
  • 1825-10-25 Johann Baptist Strauss, (the younger), Austria, composer (Waltz King)
  • 1826-03-23 Ludwig Minkus, Austrian ballet composer, born in Vienna (d. 1917)
  • 1826-06-16 Constantin von Ettingshausen, Austrian geologist and botanist (d. 1897)
  • 1826-12-21 Ernst Pauer, Austrian composer and pianist, born in Vienna (d. 1905)
  • 1827-08-20 Josef Strauss, Austrian composer (Dorfschwalben aus Austria), born in Mariahilf, Austria (d. 1870)
  • 1827-12-23 Wilhelm Freiherr von Tegetthoff, Austrian admiral (Helgoland/Lissa)
  • 1830-03-24 Robert Hamerling, Austrian poet (d. 1889)
  • 1830-08-18 Emperor Franz Josef I of Austria (d. 1916)
  • 1830-09-13 Marie von Ebner-Eschenbach, Austrian writer (d. 1916)
  • 1830-11-23 Kaspar CE Ritter von Zumbusch, German/Austria sculptor
  • 1831-01-17 Archduchess Elisabeth Franziska of Austria (d. 1903)
  • 1831-06-10 W. A. Remy [Wilhelm Mayer], Austro-Bohemian composer (d. 1898)
  • 1831-11-12 Anton Kerner Ritter von Marilaun, Austria botanist

Person of interestPerson of Interest

1832-07-06 Maximilian I of Mexico and Archduke of Austria, first and only monarch of the Second Mexican Empire, born in Vienna, Austria

Emperor of Mexico Maximilian I
Emperor of Mexico
Maximilian I
  • 1833-02-24 Eduard earl von Taaffe, Austrian premier (1868..93)
  • 1835-03-15 Eduard Strauss, Austria, composer (318 Dance)
  • 1835-03-24 Josef Stefan, Austria, physicist (Stefan-Boltzmann law)
  • 1835-10-01 Ádám Politzer, Austrian physician (d. 1920)
  • 1835-11-05 Moritz Szeps, Austrian journalist (d. 1902)
  • 1836-01-27 Leopold von Sacher-Masoch, Austrian writer (masochism)
  • 1836-05-17 Wilhelm Steinitz, Austria, world chess champion (1866-94)
  • 1836-08-23 Marie Henriette of Austria, Queen of the Belgians (d. 1902)
  • 1837-12-24 Sissi, Emperor of Austria

Famous Weddings


Famous Deaths

Deaths 101 - 200 of 514

  • 1799-10-24 Carl Ditters von Dittersdorf, Austrian composer, dies at 59
  • 1800-09-29 Michael Denis, Austrian poet (b. 1729)
  • 1801-05-15 Louis C count Barbiano de Belgioioso, Austrian diplomat, dies at 73
  • 1801-11-24 Franz Moritz Graf von Lacy, Austrian field marshal (b. 1725)
  • 1807-03-11 Anton Eberl, Austrian composer, dies at 41
  • 1809-03-07 Johann Georg Albrechtsberger, Austrian composer, dies at 73
  • 1809-05-31 Franz Joseph Haydn, Austrian composer (Jahreszeiten), dies at 77
  • 1810-09-09 Johann Baptiste Hagenauer, Austrian sculptor, dies at 78
  • 1811-07-28 Heinrich J von Collin, Austria dramatist/poet (Coriolan), dies
  • 1814-04-01 Jozef de Ferraris, French/Austrian general/cartographer, dies at 87
  • 1815-02-26 Prince Josias of Coburg, Austrian general (b. 1737)
  • 1815-03-05 Franz Mesmer, Austrian developer of hypnotism (b. 1734)
  • 1817-10-26 Nikolaus Joseph von Jacquin, Austrian scientist (b. 1727)
  • 1820-01-25 Joseph F Weigl, German/Austria violin cellist, dies at 79
  • 1820-10-15 Karl Philipp Fürst zu Schwarzenberg, Austrian field marshal (b. 1771)
  • 1822-10-16 Eva Marie Veigel, Austrian ballet dancer (b. 1724)
  • 1823-04-10 Karl Leonhard Reinhold, Austrian philosopher (b. 1757)
  • 1824-06-18 Ferdinand III JJ-B, archduke of Austria/ruler of Toscane, dies at 55
  • 1827-08-27 Ferdinand Trauttmansdorff, Austrian earl/prince/diplomat, dies

Person of interestPerson of Interest

1828-11-19 Franz Schubert, Austrian composer (Die schöne Müllerin), dies at 31 from typhoid fever

Composer Franz Schubert
Composer
Franz Schubert
  • 1829-02-22 Adam A earl von Neipperg, Austrian general, dies at 53
  • 1829-10-29 Maria A [Nannerl] Mozart, Austrian pianist, dies
  • 1831-11-14 Ignaz Joseph Pleyel, Austrian composer/piano builder, dies at 74
  • 1832-09-02 Franz Xaver, Baron Von Zach, Austrian astronomer (b. 1754)
  • 1836-09-05 Ferdinand Raimund, Austrian playwright (b. 1790)
  • 1837-10-17 Johann Nepomuk Hummel, Austrian composer, dies at 58
  • 1843-04-14 Joseph Franz Karl Lanner, Austria, composer/violist, dies at 42
  • 1844-04-08 Ignaz Franz von Mosel, Austrian composer, dies at 72
  • 1846-02-03 Joseph Weigl, Austria composer/conductor (Waisenhaus), dies at 79
  • 1846-07-24 Joseph Leopold Eybler, Austrian composer/choir master, dies at 81
  • 1847-04-30 Charles L J, archduke of Austria/gov-gen (Austria-Netherland), dies
  • 1847-12-17 Archduchess Marie Louise of Austria, second wife of Napoleon (b. 1791)
  • 1848-10-05 Joseph Hormayr Freiherr zu Hortenburg, Austrian politician (b. 1781)
  • 1849-03-28 Stephan L Endlicher, Austrian priest/botany, dies at 44
  • 1849-09-03 Earnest Freiherr von Feuchtersleben, Austria writer/physician, dies
  • 1850-01-01 Raphael G Kiesewetter, Austria musicologist, dies at 76
  • 1850-11-05 Ferdinand KJ, archduke of Austria, dies at 69

Person of interestPerson of Interest

1853-03-17 Christian Doppler, Austrian physicist, dies at 49

  • 1855-05-04 Camille Pleyel, Austria piano builder/composer, dies at 66
  • 1857-07-15 Carl Czerny, Austrian pianist/composer, dies at 66
  • 1858-04-03 Sigismund Ritter von Neukomm, Austrian composer, dies at 79
  • 1858-04-07 Anton Diabelli, Austria publisher/composer, dies at 76
  • 1858-04-08 Anton Diabelli, Austrian composer/publisher, dies at 76
  • 1858-06-11 Klemens Wenzel von Metternich, Austrian statesman (b. 1773)
  • 1859-05-10 John Archduke of Austria, dies
  • 1860-11-05 Carl Binder, Austrian composer, dies at 43
  • 1864-05-26 Charles Sealsfield, Austrian-American writer, dies at 71
  • 1866-03-24 Maria Amalia, of Bourbon-Sicily, wife of Louis Filips of Austria, dies
  • 1868-01-14 Heinrich Schenker, Austrian musicologist (Ursatz), dies at 66
  • 1868-01-28 Adalbert Stifter, Austrian author (Witiko), commits suicide at 62
  • 1870-07-22 Josef Strauss, Austrian composer (Dynamids), dies at 42
  • 1871-03-19 Wilhelm Karl Ritter von Haidinger, Austrian mineralogist (b. 1795)
  • 1872-01-21 Franz Grillparzer, Austrian playwright (Sappho/Libussa), dies at 81
  • 1873-05-14 Gideon Brecher, Austrian physician and writer (b. 1797)
  • 1875-06-29 Ferdinand I KLJM de Goedige, Emperor of Austria, dies at 82
  • 1876-06-28 August W Ambros, Austria musicologist, dies at 59
  • 1877-06-03 Ludwig Ritter von Köchel, Austrian musicologist (b. 1800)
  • 1880-08-05 Ferdinand Ritter von Hebra, Austrian physician (b. 1816)
  • 1881-04-27 Ludwig A Benedek, Austrian general, dies at 76
  • 1881-11-21 Ami Boué, Austrian geologist (b. 1794)

Person of interestPerson of Interest

1884-01-06 Gregor Mendel, Austrian Augustine monk/heredity pioneer, dies at 61

Monk/Geneticist Gregor Mendel
Monk/Geneticist
Gregor Mendel
  • 1884-01-06 Paul Taglioni, "the Great," Ital/Austrian choreographer, dies at 75
  • 1884-06-25 Hans Rott, Austrian composer, dies at 25
  • 1884-07-18 Ferdinand von Hochstetter, Austrian geologist (b. 1829)
  • 1884-09-20 Leopold Fitzinger, Austrian zoologist (b.1802)
  • 1884-10-03 Hans Makart, Austrian painter (Geur), dies at 44
  • 1884-11-27 Franziska "Fanny" Elssler, Austrian ballerina/choreography, dies at 74
  • 1885-05-29 Alfred von Meissner, Austria physician/writer (Ziska), dies at 63
  • 1885-08-28 Julius Hopp, Austrian composer, dies at 66
  • 1885-09-13 Friedrich Kiel, Austrian composer (b. 1821)
  • 1887-01-14 Friedrich von Amerling, Austrian painter, dies at 83
  • 1888-01-05 Henri Herz, Austrian composer, dies at a day before his 85th birthday
  • 1889-01-30 Crown Prince Rudolph of Austria (b. 1858)
  • 1889-05-15 Alfred Potocki, premier Austrian/governor/viceroy of Galicia, dies
  • 1889-07-13 Robert Hamerling, Austrian poet (b. 1830)
  • 1889-12-10 Ludwig Anzengruber, Austrian playwright, dies at 50
  • 1891-10-22 Ernst von Fleischl-Marxow, Austrian physiologist (b. 1846)
  • 1892-09-17 Ignaz V Zingerle Edler von Simmersberg, Austrian, dies
  • 1893-05-23 Anton von Schmerling, Austrian statesman (b. 1805)
  • 1893-11-12 Alexander Freiherr von Bach, premier of Austria (1852-59), dies at 80
  • 1894-07-17 Josef Hyrtl, Austrian anatomist (b. 1810)
  • 1895-02-02 Archduke Albert, Austrian general (b. 1817)
  • 1895-02-18 Albrecht FR, arch duke of Austrian (Battle at Custozza), dies at 77
  • 1895-03-09 Leopold von Sacher-Masoch, Austrian writer (Masochism), dies at 59
  • 1895-05-21 Franz von Suppe, Austrian composer (Poet und Bauer), dies at 76
  • 1895-07-08 Johann Josef Loschmidt, Austrian scientist (b. 1821)
  • 1895-10-31 Franz Hedrich, Austria writer, dies at about 62
  • 1895-11-29 Eduard count von Taaffe, Austria premier (1868..93), dies at 62
  • 1896-10-11 Anton Bruckner, Austrian composer (Te Deum, Wagner Symphony), dies at 72
  • 1897-02-01 Constantin von Ettingshausen, Austrian geologist (b. 1826)
  • 1898-01-23 W. A. Remy [Wilhelm Mayer], Austro-Bohemian composer, dies at 66
  • 1898-06-22 Anton Kerner Ritter von Marilaun, Austria botanist, dies at 66
  • 1898-09-10 Elisabeth AE, empress of Austria/wife of Franz Joseph I, dies at 60
  • 1899-03-20 Franz Ritter von Hauer, Austrian geologist (b. 1822)
  • 1899-06-03 Johann Baptist Strauss, Austria, composer (Waltz King), dies at 73
  • 1900-08-12 Wilhelm Steinitz, Austrian chess player (b. 1836)
  • 1903-02-22 Hugo Filipp Jakob Wolf, Austrian composer (Corregidor), dies at 42
  • 1903-10-04 Otto Weininger, Austrian philosopher (b. 1880)
  • 1904-07-03 Theodor Herzl, Austrian journalist/Zionist, dies
  • 1904-08-06 Eduard Hanslick, Austrian music critic (b. 1825)