Baldwin I, also known as Baldwin of Boulogne (1060s – 2 April 1118), was the first count of Edessa from 1098 to 1100, and king of Jerusalem from 1100 to his death in 1118.
Elisabeth, (born December 24, 1837, Munich, Bavaria [Germany]—died September 10, 1898, Geneva, Switzerland), empress consort of Austria from April 24, 1854, when she married Emperor Franz Joseph. She was also queen of Hungary (crowned June 8, 1867) after the Austro-Hungarian Ausgleich, or Compromise. Her assassination brought her rather ...
The German emperor's speeches: being a selection from the speeches, edicts, letters, and telegrams of the Emperor William II; 威廉二世的作品 - 古騰堡計劃; 互联网档案馆中威廉二世的作品或与之相关的作品, mostly in German William II. of Germany. Encyclopædia Britannica (11th edition). London. 1911.
Edward VII (Albert Edward; 9 November 1841 – 6 May 1910) was King of the United Kingdom and the British Dominions, and Emperor of India, from 22 January 1901 until his death in 1910. The second child and eldest son of Queen Victoria and Prince Albert of Saxe-Coburg and Gotha, and nicknamed "Bertie", Edward was related to royalty throughout ...
Constantine I [h] (27 February c. 272 – 22 May 337), also known as Constantine the Great, was Roman emperor from AD 306 to 337. He was the first emperor to convert to Christianity. [i] Born in Naissus, Dacia Mediterranea (now Niš, Serbia ), he was the son of Flavius Constantius, a Roman army officer of Illyrian origin who had been one of the ...
Marcus Mosiah Garvey Jr. ONH (17 August 1887 – 10 June 1940) was a Jamaican political activist. He was the founder and first President-General of the Universal Negro Improvement Association and African Communities League (UNIA-ACL, commonly known as UNIA), through which he declared himself Provisional President of Africa.
Only a small remnant under Frederick of Swabia and Duke Leopold of Austria eventually made it to Tyre. Consequently, the German contribution to the Third Crusade was minimal. For Saladin and the Muslims, who had been wary of the emperor’s looming arrival, Frederick’s death seemed like an act of God.
Caesar’s gens (clan) name, Julius (Iulius), is also familiar in the Christian world, for in Caesar’s lifetime the Roman month Quintilis, in which he was born, was renamed “ July ” in his honour. This name has survived, as has Caesar’s reform of the calendar. The old Roman calendar was inaccurate and manipulated for political purposes.
The name Wilhelm is primarily a male name of German origin that means Will, Desire And Helmet, Protection. Wilhelm is a German cognate of William. It is also a surname. Famous bearers: Wilhelm I, King of Prussia and German Emperor. Wilhelm Richard Wagner, German composer.
Chapter 21 AP Euro. At the Congress of Vienna, the Austrian representative Prince Metternich pursued the policy of. legitimacy,meaning. a. he wished to legitimate the French defeat. b. he sought legitimate control over central Europe to benefit Austria. c. wishing to restore legitimate monarchs on their thrones, preserving traditional.