Francis Joseph I
biographical name 1830-1916 emperor of Austria (1848-1916)

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  • Francis Joseph I — 1830 1916; emperor of Austria (1848 1916) and king of Hungary (1867 1916): uncle of Francis Ferdinand …   English World dictionary

  • Francis Joseph I — noun emperor of Austria and king of Hungary; was defeated by Napoleon III at the battle of Magenta (1830 1916) • Syn: ↑Francis Joseph, ↑Franz Joseph, ↑Franz Josef I • Instance Hypernyms: ↑emperor * * * 1830 1916, emperor of Austria 1848 1916;… …   Useful english dictionary

  • Francis Joseph I — /frænsəs ˈdʒoʊsəf/ (say fransuhs johsuhf) noun → Franz Josef I …   Australian English dictionary

  • Francis Joseph I — 1830 1916, emperor of Austria 1848 1916; king of Hungary 1867 1916. German, Franz Josef. * * * …   Universalium

  • Francis Joseph I — n. big 1830–1916, emperor of Austria 1848–1916; king of Hungary 1867–1916 German, Franz Josef …   From formal English to slang

  • FRANCIS JOSEPH I OF HAPSBURG° — (1830–1916), emperor of Austria 1848–1916. During his long reign he won popularity among all strata of Jewry in his empire and abroad. When he died the executive of the Austrian Zionists credited him with the betterment of the lot of the Jews in… …   Encyclopedia of Judaism

  • Francis Joseph — noun emperor of Austria and king of Hungary; was defeated by Napoleon III at the battle of Magenta (1830 1916) • Syn: ↑Franz Joseph, ↑Francis Joseph I, ↑Franz Josef I • Instance Hypernyms: ↑emperor …   Useful english dictionary

  • Francis, Joseph, and Paul Mezger —     Francis, Joseph, and Paul Mezger     † Catholic Encyclopedia ► Francis, Joseph, and Paul Mezger     Three brothers, learned Benedictines of the monastery of St. Peter in Salsburg, and professors at the University of Salzburg.     FRANCIS… …   Catholic encyclopedia

  • Francis Joseph — German Franz Josef born Aug. 18, 1830, Schloss Schönbrunn, near Vienna died Nov. 21, 1916, Schloss Schönbrunn Emperor of Austria (1848–1916) and king of Hungary (1867–1916). He became emperor during the Revolutions of 1848 after the abdication of …   Universalium

  • Francis Joseph, Emperor of Austria — (1830–1916)    Last of the major Habsburg rulers, Archduke Francis Joseph of Austria was born in Schloss Schönbrunn near Vienna in August 1830. In the revolution of 1848, he replaced his uncle, Ferdinand I, as emperor of Austria. Ferdinand was… …   Encyclopedia of the Age of Imperialism, 1800–1914

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