Ferdinand I Nicholas von Habsburg, Erzherzog, Kaiser des Heiliges Römisches Reich deutscher nation (1503 - 1564) MP

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Nicknames: "German", "Czech", "Slovak", "Croatian: Ferdinand I.; Hungarian: I. Ferdinánd; Spanish: Fernando I.", "Emperor of Germany", "Ferdinand I", "Holy Roman Emperor"
Birthplace: Alcala de Henares, Castellón, Espagna
Death: Died in Wien, Österreich
Occupation: Erzherzog von Österreich, prince de Bourgogne, prins der Nederlanden, infante de Castilla, King of Bohemia (1526-1562), Kong of Hungary (1526-1563), Holy Roman Emperor (1531-1562), Empereur d'Allemagne - Roi de Bohãeme et de Hongrie, Roman Emperor
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About Ferdinand I Nicholas von Habsburg, Erzherzog, Kaiser des Heiliges Römisches Reich deutscher nation

  • Archduke of Austria1521
  • King of Bohemia and Hungary 1526.
  • King of Croatia, Dalmatia, Slavonia, and formally king of Serbia, Galicia (in Eastern Europe) and Lodomeria, etc.
  • Holy Roman Emperor 1558
  • Full title: Ferdinand, by the grace of God elected Holy Roman Emperor, forever August, King in Germany, of Hungary, Bohemia, Dalmatia, Croatia, Slavonia, Rama, Serbia, Galicia, Lodomeria, Cumania and Bulgaria, etc. Prince-Infante in Spain, Archduke of Austria, Duke of Burgundy, Brabant, Styria, Carinthia, Carniola, Margrave of Moravia, Duke of Luxemburg, the Upper and Lower Silesia, Württemberg and Teck, Prince of Swabia, Princely Count of Habsburg, Tyrol, Ferrette, Kyburg, Gorizia, Landgrave of Alsace, Margrave of the Holy Roman Empire, Enns, Burgau, the Upper and Lower Lusatia, Lord of the Wendish March, Pordenone and Salins, etc. etc
  • Ruled the Austrian hereditary lands of the Habsburgs most of his public life, at the behest of his elder brother Charles V, Holy Roman Emperor and King of Spain.
  • Ritter von Hosenbandorden #279 - 1522
  • Ritter von Orden vom Goldenen Vlies #130


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  • King of the Romans: Reign: 5 January 1531 – 25 July 1564 ,Coronation: 11 January 1531, Aachen
  • Holy Roman Emperor: Reign: 1558–1564

Predecessor: Charles V Successor: Maximilian II

  • King of Bohemia: Reign: 24 October 1526 – 25 July 1564 Coronation 24 February 1527, Prague
  • King of Hungary: Reign 16 December 1526 – 25 July 1564 Coronation: 3 November 1527, Székesfehérvár

Predecessor: Louis II Successor:Maximilian II

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Ferdinand I, Holy Roman Emperor's Timeline

March 10, 1503
Alcala de Henares, Castellón, Espagna
May 23, 1521
Age 18
June 9, 1526
Age 23
Linz, Oberösterreich, Österreich, Deutschland (HRR)
July 31, 1527
Age 24
Wiener Neustadt, Österreich, Deutschland (HRR)
July 7, 1528
Age 25
Praha, Böhmen, Deutschland (HRR)
June 14, 1529
Age 26
Linz, Österreich, Deutschland (HRR)
May 15, 1531
Age 28
Prague, Prague, Hlavní město Praha, Czech Republic
August 14, 1532
Age 29
Innsbruck, Österreich, Deutschland (HRR)
September 15, 1533
Age 30
November 2, 1534
Age 31
Wien, Österreich, Deutschland(HRR)