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 Friedrich III

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Friedrich III

Birth
Innsbruck, Innsbruck Stadt, Tyrol (Tirol), Austria
Death 19 Aug 1493 (aged 77)
Linz, Linz Stadt, Upper Austria (Oberösterreich), Austria
Burial Vienna, Wien Stadt, Vienna (Wien), Austria
Plot Apostle's Nave
Memorial ID 6532871 View Source
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Austrian Monarch. Successful in his long life as Austrian Emperor, although more devoted to the sciences and arts than to warfare. His devotion to organising dynastic marriages of his relatives to other royal families was shrewd, His magnificent monument was commissioned by him in 1463 but was not completed until well after his death. It bears his motto 'AEIOU' - there is still dispute as to exactly what these letters stand for.

Bio by: David Conway


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  • Maintained by: Find a Grave
  • Originally Created by: David Conway
  • Added: 21 Jun 2002
  • Find a Grave Memorial 6532871
  • Find a Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com/memorial/6532871/friedrich_iii : accessed ), memorial page for Friedrich III (21 Sep 1415–19 Aug 1493), Find a Grave Memorial ID 6532871, citing Saint Stephen's Cathedral, Vienna, Wien Stadt, Vienna (Wien), Austria ; Maintained by Find A Grave .