Today in History - April 3rd. 1643 - Charles V, Duke of Lorraine

Charles Léopold Nicolas Sixte was born on April 3rd. 1643 in Vienna (Austria).



His parents were Nicolas François, Duke of Lorraine and 
Claude Françoise de Lorraine.

He had to marry Marie Jeanne of Savoy but he couldn't remember the
agreement.

Finally he married Eleanor of Austria.

Troughout his life he became a distinguished soldier in service of the
Habsburgs. He fought in several wars like the Seccond Battle of Mohács
in 1687.



Charles V died on April 18th. 1690 in Wels (Austria).

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