Karl Joseph, Archduke of Austria (1649)

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Karl Joseph, Archduke of Austria (1649) Gender: M
Ferdinand Karl Joseph
born on 7 August 1649 (greg.) at 03:30 (= 03:30 AM )
Place Vienna, Austria, 48n13, 16e2223
Timezone LMT m16e2223 (is local mean time)
Data source
Rodden Rating B
Collector: Scholfield
Astrology data s_su.18.gif s_leocol.18.gif 14°44' s_mo.18.gif s_cancol.18.gif 29°32 Asc.s_leocol.18.gif 00°24'

Archduke of Austria (1649) Karl Joseph


Archduke of Austria and Grand Master of the Teutonic Knights (1662–64). He was also the bishop of Olmütz, and Breslau, Passau. Karl Joseph was the son of Ferdinand III, Holy Roman Emperor and his first cousin, Maria Leopoldine of Austria. His mother died aged 17 shortly after giving birth to him. Karl Joseph died on 27 January 1664 aged 14 in Linz.

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  • Death, Cause unspecified 27 January 1664 (greg.) (Age 14)
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Source Notes

Sy Scholfield quotes from "Die Kaisergruft bei den Kapuzinern in Wien" by Cölestin Wolfsgruber (Vienna, 1887), p. 120: "Erzherzog Carl Joseph, Sohn ferdinands III. Sonn Abends den 7. Augusti 1649 zwischen 3 und 4 Uhr frühe wurde die Kayserin Maria Leopoldina mit einen Printzen erfreut. Das kind wurde noch selbigen Sonn-Abend ... getaufft und Ihme die Namen (Ferdinand) Carl Joseph gegeben."

Translation: Archduke Charles Joseph, son of Ferdinand III. On Saturday 7 August 1649 between 3 and 4 o'clock in the morning, the Empress Maria Leopoldina was delivered of a Prince. The child was baptized the same Saturday evening ... with the names (Ferdinand) Carl Joseph.


  • Personal : Death : Short Life less than 29 Yrs (Died aged 14)
  • Notable : Famous : Royal family (House of Habsburg)