Albrecht II of Austria

Albrecht II of Austria

Birth
Vienna, Wien Stadt, Vienna (Wien), Austria
Death 27 Oct 1439 (aged 42)
Komárom-Esztergom, Hungary
Burial Székesfehérvár, Székesfehérvári járás, Fejér, Hungary
Memorial ID 96661520 · View Source
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Royalty. Duke of Austria. He was born as the only son of Duke Albrecht IV and his wife Johanna Sophie von Bayern. He was King of Hungary and Bohemia from 1437/38 until his death succeeding his father-in-law Emperor Sigismund. He was also unanimously elected German king on March 18, 1438, but never entered the actual territory of the realm and was not crowned. He delegated all tasks related to the imperial government to his council and the members of the imperial chancellery. His grave was plundered by the Turks in 1543 and expired under their rule in the 17th century.


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  • Created by: Lutetia
  • Added: 7 Sep 2012
  • Find a Grave Memorial 96661520
  • Find a Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Albrecht II of Austria (16 Aug 1397–27 Oct 1439), Find a Grave Memorial no. 96661520, citing Saint Stephen Basilica (ruins), Székesfehérvár, Székesfehérvári járás, Fejér, Hungary ; Maintained by Lutetia (contributor 46580078) .