Countess Ilka Coudenhove-Kalergi von Ronspergheim (Steinschneider-Wenckheim)

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Countess Ilka (Lilly) (Lily) Helene Coudenhove-Kalergi von Ronspergheim (Steinschneider-Wenckheim)

Birthdate: (84)
Birthplace: Pest, Budapest, Hungary
Death: circa March 28, 1975 (80-88)
Genève, Switzerland, Geneva, Genève, Geneva, Switzerland
Immediate Family:

Daughter of Berthold (Simon) Bartholomew Bertalan Bernát Steinschneider and Irma Steinschneider
Ex-wife of Graf Johannes (Hans) Evangelist Virgilio Coudenhove-Kalergi von Ronspergheim
Mother of Marie-Electa Thekla Elisabeth Christine Helene Sophie Coudenhove-Kalergi von Ronspergheim
Sister of Hugo Steinschneider; Friedrich (Frigyes) (Fritz) Steinschneider and Margaret (Margit) Szabó

Occupation: Pilot
Managed by: Peter Rohel (c)
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About Countess Ilka Coudenhove-Kalergi von Ronspergheim (Steinschneider-Wenckheim)

wikipedia, memoriam-biography, hirnok-enciklopedia: Lilly was the 1st Hungarian woman Pilot of the Austrio-Hungarian Monarchy. She decided to become a pilot at an international aviation contest which took place in Budapest during the summer of 1910. She studied aviation at Wienerneustadt, received the Nr. 4. aviation certificate on August 15, 1912, and was immediately hired by an Austrian aviation firm. Lilly took part in various domestic and Austrian aviation contests and parades, and tried to enlist as a pilot during WW1. Her application was refused, and she was offered nursing instead.

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Countess Ilka Coudenhove-Kalergi von Ronspergheim (Steinschneider-Wenckheim)'s Timeline

January 13, 1891
Pest, Budapest, Hungary
June 22, 1927
Age 36
Prague, Bohemia, Czech Republic
March 28, 1975
Age 84
Geneva, Genève, Geneva, Switzerland

or 1977 in Niece (Nizza), France