Charles VI, Holy Roman Emperor. Charles wearing the Order of the Golden Fleece.1 October 1685 Hofburg Palace. 20 October 1740 (aged 55) Palais Augarten. Maria Theresa, Holy Roman Empress. Karl Franz Joseph Wenzel Balthasar Johann Anton Ignaz. Leopold I, Holy Roman Emperor. Carolus ; 1 October 1685 - 20 October 1740 was Holy Roman Emperor. And ruler of the Austrian Habsburg Monarchy. From 1711 until his death, succeeding his elder brother, Joseph I.
He unsuccessfully claimed the throne of Spain following the death of his relative, Charles II. In 1708, he married Elisabeth Christine of Brunswick-Wolfenbüttel.
By whom he had his four children: Leopold Johann (who died in infancy), Maria Theresa. (the last direct Habsburg sovereign), Maria Anna. Governess of the Austrian Netherlands. , and Maria Amalia (who also died in infancy). Four years before the birth of Maria Theresa, faced with his lack of male heirs, Charles provided for a male-line succession failure with the Pragmatic Sanction of 1713.
The Emperor favoured his own daughters over those of his elder brother and predecessor, Joseph I, in the succession, ignoring the decree he had signed during the reign of his father, Leopold I. Charles sought the other European powers' approval. They demanded significant terms, among which were that Austria close the Ostend Company. And the Diet of the Holy Roman Empire. France, Spain, Saxony-Poland, Bavaria and Prussia later reneged.Charles died in 1740, sparking the War of the Austrian Succession. Which plagued his successor, Maria Theresa, for eight years. For the asteroid, see 478 Tergeste. For other uses, see Trieste (disambiguation). A collage of Trieste showing the Piazza Unità d'Italia. The Canal Grande (Grand Canal), the Serbian Orthodox church, a narrow street of the Old City, the Castello Miramare, and the city seafront.
Location of Trieste in Italy. Show map of Friuli-Venezia Giulia. Banne (Bani), Barcola (Barkovlje), Basovizza (Bazovica), Borgo San Nazario, Cattinara (Katinara), Conconello (Ferlugi), Contovello (Kontovel), Grignano (Grljan), Gropada (Gropada), Longera (Lonjer), Miramare (Miramar), Opicina (Opcine), Padriciano (Padrice), Prosecco (Prosek), Santa Croce (Kriz), Servola (Skedenj), Trebiciano (Trebce). Is a city and a seaport. It is towards the end of a narrow strip of Italian territory lying between the Adriatic Sea.
Approximately 10-15 km (6.2-9.3 mi) south and east of the city. Is some 30 km (19 mi) to the south.
Trieste is at the head of the Gulf of Trieste. And has a very long coastline, free sea access in Barcola. And is surrounded by grassland, forest and karst areas. In 2018, it had a population of about 205,000. And it is the capital of the autonomous region Friuli-Venezia Giulia.
Trieste was one of the oldest parts of the Habsburg Monarchy. Belonging to it from 1382 until 1918. In the 19th century the monarchy was one of the Great Powers.
Of Europe and Trieste was its most important seaport. As a prosperous seaport in the Mediterranean. Region, Trieste became the fourth largest city of the Austro-Hungarian Empire. In the fin de siècle. Period at the end of the 19th century it emerged as an important hub for literature.Trieste underwent an economic revival during the 1930s, and the Free Territory of Trieste. Became a major site of the struggle between the Eastern. Blocs after the Second World War. Trieste, with its deep-water port, is a maritime gateway for Northern Italy, Germany. As it was before 1918 and is considered the end point of the Maritime Silk Road. With its connections via the Suez Canal. And the other Overland to Africa. And many countries in Asia. Since the 1960s, Trieste, thanks to its many international organizations and institutions, has been one of the most important research locations in Europe, an international school and university city and has one of the highest living standards among Italian cities.
Trieste is very popular with students and has the highest percentage of researchers in Europe in relation to the population. In 2020, the city was also rated as one of the 25 best small cities in the world in terms of quality-of-life. The city, which lies at the intersection of Latin. Is considered one of the literary capitals and was often referred to as early New York because of its diverse ethnic groups and religious communities. There are also other national and international names for the city such as Città della Barcolana.", "Trieste città della bora", "città del vento", "Trieste città della scienza - City of Science", "City of the three winds", "Vienna by the sea" or "City of coffee. Following an unsuccessful Habsburg invasion of Venice in the prelude to the 1508-16 War of the League of Cambrai. The Venetians occupied Trieste again in 1508, and were allowed to keep the city under the terms of the peace treaty.
Recovered Trieste a little over one year later, when the conflict resume d. By the 18th century Trieste became an important port and commercial hub for the Austrians.
In 1719, it was granted status as a free port. Within the Habsburg Empire by Emperor Charles VI.And remained a free port until 1 July 1791. The reign of his successor, Maria Theresa of Austria. Marked the beginning of a very prosperous era for the city. Settled Trieste largely in the 18th and 19th centuries, and they soon formed an influential and rich community within the city, as a number of Serb traders owned important business and had built palaces across Trieste. This item is in the category "Coins & Paper Money\Exonumia\Medals". The seller is "top-art-medals" and is located in this country: IL. This item can be shipped worldwide.