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Austria-Hungary – 1700s – Maria Theresa

By |2018-04-08T11:14:19+00:00August 5th, 2017|History, Modern Europe|

Charles VI By the time the War of the Spanish Succession was over in 1714 AD, Leopold had died, and left Austria to his son, Joseph, who had also died and left it to his younger brother Charles VI (the great-great-great-great-grandsons of Charles V). This was the same Charles who almost inherited Spain, but once he was ruling Austria, he [...]