Leopold Wilhelm, Archduke of Austria

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Leopold Wilhelm, Archduke of Austria Gender: M
born on 6 January 1614 (greg.) at 00:00 (= 12:00 midnight )
Place Wiener Neustadt, Austria, 47n49, 16e15
Timezone LMT m16e15 (is local mean time)
Data source
Rodden Rating B
Collector: Scholfield
Astrology data s_su.18.gif s_capcol.18.gif 15°39' s_mo.18.gif s_scocol.18.gif 18°31 Asc.s_libcol.18.gif 11°18'

Archduke of Austria Leopold Wilhelm (as marshall, by David Teniers the Younger)


Austrian military commander, Governor of the Spanish Netherlands from 1647 to 1656, and a patron of the arts. He was the youngest son of Holy Roman Emperor Ferdinand II and Maria Anna of Bavaria (1574–1616), daughter of Wilhelm V, Duke of Bavaria. He died in Vienna on 20 November 1662.

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  • Death, Cause unspecified 20 November 1662 (greg.) (Age 48)
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Source Notes

Sy Scholfield quotes from "Die Kaisergruft bei den Kapuzinern in Wien" by Cölestin Wolfsgruber (Vienna, 1887), p. 116: "Leopoldus Guilielmus ist gebohren in der Newstatt im Vnter Oesterreich 1614 um die Mitte der Nacht, mit welcher das Epiphaniefest beginnt. Aus der Taufe hoben ihn Matthias und Anna. God. 115. 130b im k. und k. Haus-, Hof- und Staats-Archiv."

Translation: Leopoldus Guilielmus was born in Wiener Neustadt [Vienna Newtown] in Austria in 1614 in the middle of the night at which the Epiphany begins [January 6]. At his baptism he was lifted by Matthias and Anna. [Reference: God. 115 130b in k., And k. Household, Court and State Archives].


  • Lifestyle : Social Life : Collector (Art collector)
  • Vocation : Military : Military career (Military commander)
  • Vocation : Politics : Heads of state (Governor of the Spanish Netherlands, 1647-1656)
  • Notable : Famous : Royal family (House of Habsburg)