Today in History - January 1st. 1438 - Albert II of Habsburg

On January 1st. 1438, Albert II of Habsburg was crowned as
King of Hungary and Croatia.


Albert II of Habsburg
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On August 10th. 1397, Albert was born in Vienna. 
His parents were Albert IV, Duke of Austria and 
Johanna Sophia of Bavaria.

Besides King of Hungary and Croatia Albert also was:

King of Bohemia
King-elect of Germany
& Duke of Austria 


King Albert and his wife Queen Elizabeth 
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