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Duke Maximilian Emanuel in Bavarie

Duke Maximilian Emanuel in Bavarie wis a Duke in Bavarie bi birth as well as a brither o Empress Elisabeth o Austrick

Empress Elisabeth o Austrick

Elisabeth o Austrick wis the wife o Emperor Franz Joseph I, an thus Empress o Austrick, Queen o Hungary an Queen consort o Croatie an Bohemie.

Infanta Maria José o Portugal

Infanta Maria José o Portugal wis an Infanta o Portugal bi birth an Duchess in Bavarie bi mairiage. She wis a great-great grandmither o Keeng Leopold III o the Belgians.

Marie Sophie in Bavarie

Marie Sophie, Duchess in Bavarie wis the last Queen o the Twa Sicilies. She wis a sister o Empress Elisabeth o Austrick, wife o Franz Joseph I. anither sister wis the Coontess o Trani.

Mathilde Ludovika in Bavarie

Mathilde Ludovika, Duchess in Bavarie was the fourth dochter o Maximilian Joseph, Duke in Bavarie an Princess Ludovika o Bavarie, Ludovika wis a dochter o Keeng Maximilian I Joseph o Bavarie. Her sisters included the Duchess o Alençon, the Empres ...

Princess Ludovika o Bavarie

Princess Ludovika o Bavarie wis a dochter o Maximilian I Joseph, Keeng o Bavarie an his wife Karoline o Baden, hersel a granddochter o Karl Friedrich, Grand Duke o Baden. Her teetle bi mairiage wis Duchess in Bavarie

Hoose o Dunkeld

The Hoose o Dunkeld, in Scots Gaelic Dùn Chailleann, is a historiografical an genealogical construct tae illustrate the clear succession o Scots kings frae 1034 tae 1040 an frae 1058 tae 1290.

Eisenach

Eisenach is a toun in Thuringie, Germany wi 42.000 idwallers, locatit 50 kilometre wast o Erfurt, 70 km sooth-east o Kassel an 150 km north-east o Frankfurt.

Braunau am Inn

Braunau am Inn is a ceety in the Innviertel region o Upper Austrick, the north-wastren state o Austrick. It lies aboot 90 km wast o Linz an aboot 60 km north o Salzburg, on the mairch wi the German state o Bavarie. The population in 2001 wis 16.3 ...

Q (James Bond)

Q is a fictional character in the James Bond films an film novellisations. Q is a job teetle, unalike M, whit is a cypher for the characters name. He is the heid o Q Branch, the fictional resairch an development diveesion o the Breetish Saicret S ...

Ali

Ali wis the cuisin an son-in-law o the Islamic prophet Muhammad, an ruled ower the Rashidun Caliphate frae 656 tae 661, an wis the first male convert tae Islam. Sunni Muslims consider Ali the fowert an feenal o the Rashidun, while Shia Muslims re ...

Antoni Gaudí

Antoni Gaudí i Cornet was a Spainyie Catalan airchitect frae Reus an the best kent practeetioner o Catalan Modrenism.

Anna Maria Franziska o Saxe-Lauenburg

Anna Maria Franziska o Saxe-Lauenburg wis the legal Duchess o Saxe-Lauenburg in the eyes of the Haly Roman Emperor, the overlord of Saxe-Lauenburg, frae 1689 until 1728; however, because her distant cousin George William, Duke o Brunswick-Lünebur ...

Maximilian I o Mexico

Maximilian I wis the only monarch o the Seicont Mexican Empire. Efter a distinguished career in the Austrian Navy, he wis proclaimed Emperor o Mexico on 10 Aprile 1864, wi the backin o Napoleon III o Fraunce an a group o Mexican monarchists who s ...

Hong Kong fowk

Hong Kong fowk refer tae the fowk who are frae Hong Kong. The term haes nae legal definition in Hong Kong. Rather, terms such as Hong Kong permanent resident an Hong Kong resident are uised. Besides bein used byi Hong Kong residents, the term Hon ...

Theodor Herzl

Theodor Herzl ; Mey 2, 1860 – Julie 3, 1904), born Benjamin Ze’ev Herzl, forby kent as חוֹזֶה הַמְדִינָה, Hozeh HaMedinah, lit. "Veesionary o the State" wis an Austro-Hungarian jurnalist an the faither o modren poleetical Zionism an in effect the ...

Osman I

Osman I, Osman Gazi Khan or Othman I El-Gazi Ottoman Turkish, Persian: عثمان بن أرطغرل, Turkis: Osman Gazi or Osman Bey or I.Osman), nicknamed "Kara" for his courage, wis the leader o the Ottoman Turks, an the foonder o the dynasty that establish ...

Dens fowk

The terms Dens an Dens fowk refer tae the naition an ethnic group that is native tae Denmark, an who speak Dens. The first mention o Danes athin the Den territory is on the Jelling Rune Stane which mentions hou Harald Bluetooth convertit the Dens ...

Dutch fowk

The Dutch fowk are an ethnic group native tae the Netherlands. Thay share a common cultur an speak the Dutch leid. Dutch fowk an thair stryndants are foond in migrant commonties warldwide, notably in Suriname, Chile, Brazil, Canadae, Australie, S ...

Adrien Maurice de Noailles, Duke o Noailles

Anne Jules de Noailles, Duke o Noailles wis a French nobleman an the third Duke o Noailles. He wis creautit a Marshal o Fraunce bi Keeng Louis XV in 1734. Son o Anne Jules de Noailles, he became the Duke o Noailles on his faithers daith in 1708.

Angélique Cunégonde de Montmorency

Angelique Cunegonde de Montmorency wis a french noblewoman an wife o Louis Henri de Bourbon, Coont o Noyers. Prior tae her mairiage she wis styled as Mademoiselle de Luxembourg.

Anne de Souvré

Anne de Souvré wis a French noblewoman an the wife o François Michel Le Tellier, Marquis o Louvois. She wis Marquise o Courtanvaux an o Messei in her awn right. Her eldest son Michel François became Marquis o Courtanvaux.

Anne Jules de Noailles, Duke o Noailles

Anne Jules de Noailles, Duke o Noailles wis a French noble an duke, He wis made a Marshal o Fraunce in 1693, bi Keeng Louis XIV. He wis also a brither o the Coontess o Toulouse.

Anne Louise Marie de Beauvau

Anne Louise Marie de Beauvau known as Mademoiselle de Beauvau wis a french noblewoman an anly dochter o Charles Juste de Beauvau, Prince o Craon. She wis also a niece o Madame de Boufflers.

Anne Pierre dHarcourt, Duke o Harcourt

Anne Pierre dHarcourt, Duke o Harcourt wis a french nobleman an Duke. In 1775 he wis crated a Marshal o Fraunce bi Keeng Louis XVI. He ws the Duke o Harcourt frae 1750-1783.

Antoine de Gramont, Duke o Gramont

Antoine de Gramont, Duke o Gramont wis a French nobleman an duke. He wis also created a Marshal o Fraunce in 1641 bi Keeng Louis XIII. His other titles included Coont o Guiche, an o Gramont an o Louvigny. He wis also Viceroy o Navarre an Béarn, a ...

Antoine de Vignerot du Plessis, Duke o Richelieu

Antoine de Vignerot du Plessis, Duke o Richelieu, wis a French duke an nobleman. He wis the Duke o Richelieu an a relative o Cardinal Richelieu. He wis known bi the courtesy title o "Duke o Fronsac" before 1788.

Antonin de Noailles, Duke o Mouchy

Antonin Just Léon Marie de Noailles, Duke o Mouchy wis a French nobleman an Duke an member o the hoose o Noailles.

Armand Charles de La Porte, Duke o La Meilleraye

Armand Charles de La Porte, Duke o La Meilleraye, Duke Mazarin wis a French nobleman an a duke. He married Hortense Mancini niece an heiress o Cardinal Mazarin an had children.

Armand de Vignerot du Plessis, Duke o Richelieu

Armand de Vignerot du Plessis, Duke o Richelieu wis a French duke an a Marshal o Fraunce. He wis an aa a good friend o Keeng Louis XV. He mairit 4 times an his son frae his seicont marriage wad succeed tae his tile Duke o Richelieu. He wis an aa ...

Balthazar Phélypeaux, Marquis o Châteauneuf

Balthazar Phélypeaux, Marquis o Châteauneuf wis a french nobleman an Marquis. He wis the faither o the Marquis o La Vrillière an grandfaither o the Duke o La Vrillière.

Catherine Charlotte de Gramont

Catherine Charlotte de Gramont wis a French noblewoman an Princess o Monaco as the wife o Louis I o Monaco an a mistress o Keeng Louis XIV. Catherine Charlotte also acted as governess o Marie Louise dOrléans an her sister Anne Marie Catherine Cha ...

Charles dAlbert, Duke o Luynes

Charles dAlbert, Duke o Luynes wis a favourite o Keeng Louis XIII who created him a Peer an Constable o Fraunce before dying at the heicht o his influence. He mairit Marie de Rohan an had one son. Louis Charles dAlbert. Charles wis the first Duke ...

Charles de La Porte, Duke o La Meilleraye

Charles de La Porte, Duke o La Meilleraye wis a French duke an nobleman an a Marshal o Fraunce As a result he was known as the Maréchal de La Meilleraye. He is an ancestor o the present Prince Albert II o Monaco.

Charles de Neufville, Marquis o Villeroy

Charles de Neufville, Marquis o Villeroy was a french nobleman an Marquis. He wis known as the Marquis o Villeroy but wis also the Marquis o Alincourt

Charles de Rohan, Prince o Soubise

Charles de Rohan, Prince o Soubise wis a french nobleman Duke o Rohan-Rohan an a Marshal o Fraunce frae 1758, wis a military man an general, and a minister tae the Keengs Louis XV an Louis XVI. The last male of his branch of the House of Rohan. S ...

Charles de Vintimille, Marquis o Luc

Charles de Vintimille, Marquis o Luc wis a french nobleman an illegitimate son o Keeng Louis XV an his mistress the Marquise o Vintimille. He wis knicknamed Demi Louis because o his striking resemblance tae his faither Louis XV. In 1780 he wis cr ...

Charles François de Montmorency, Duke o Beaumont

Charles François de Montmorency, Duke o Beaumont wis a French nobleman known as the "Duke o Beaumont". He wis the son o the Maréchal de Montmorency. He wis later made a Garde du Corps ". His title wis inherited bi his mither an wis originally the ...

Charles Félix de Choiseul, Duke o Praslin

Charles Félix de Choiseul, Duke o Praslin wis a french nobleman an the 4th Duke o Praslin frae 1808-1841.

Charles Juste de Beauvau, Prince o Craon

Charles Juste de Beauvau, Prince o Craon, 2nt Prince o Craon, Marshal o Fraunce wis a French scholar, nobleman an general. The son o Marc de Beauvau, he wis an aa brither o the famous Madame de Boufflers.

Charles Louis Auguste Fouquet, Duke o Belle-Isle

Charles Louis Auguste Fouquet, Duke o Belle-Isle wis a French nobleman an duke. He wis an aa a Marshal o Fraunce frae 1741. He wis an aa the "Minister o Defence" in Fraunce for Keeng Louis XV frae 1758 till Januar 1761. He wis kent as the marécha ...

Charles Philippe dAlbert, Duke o Luynes

Charles Philippe dAlbert, Duke o Luynes wis a french nobleman an Duke. He wis the 4th Duke o Luynes. He mairit twice, including Louise Léontine de Bourbon.

Charles Philippe de Noailles, Duke o Mouchy

Charles Philippe de Noailles, Duke o Mouchy wis a French nobleman an the Prince o Poix, frae Spaingie Duke o Mouchy, French Duke o Mouchy an Duke o Poix. He wis a member o the well connected Noailles faimilie. He wis Duke o Mouchy frae 1854–1909.

Christian Louis de Montmorency, Duke o Luxembourg

Christian Louis de Montmorency, Duke o Luxembourg was a French nobleman an Marshal o Fraunce. He was known as the Maréchal de Montmorency. He also started the contruction o the future Hôtel Matignon in Paris.

Claude Antoine Gabriel de Choiseul, Duke o Choiseul

Claude Antoine Gabriel de Choiseul, Duke o Choiseul wis a french nobleman an Duke. He wis the Duke o Choiseul He wis the nephew o Étienne François de Choiseul, Duke o Choiseul who also adopted him.

Claude de Rouvroy, Duke o Saint-Simon

Claude de Rouvroy, Duke o Saint-Simon wis a French sodger an courtier. Claude de Rouvroy entered the service o Louis XIII as a page an foond instant favour wi the keeng who creatit him a duke in 1635. He wis an aa the Coont o Rasse. He wis the yo ...

César Gabriel de Choiseul, Duke o Praslin

César Gabriel de Choiseul, Duke o Praslin wis a French Duke an diplomat. He wis kent as the Marquis o Choiseul afore bein made the first Duke o Praslin in 1762. He wis an aa a cousin o Étienne François de Choiseul, Duke o Choiseul. Praslin Island ...

Emmanuel Felicité de Durfort, Duke o Duras

Emmanuel Felicité de Durfort, Duke o Duras wis a french diplomat an nobleman. He wis the 4th Duke o Duras. Guy Aldonce de Durfort, Duke o Lorges wis his great-grandfaither. He wis the French ambassador tae Spain frae 1752-1755 during the reign o ...

Ferdinand Jerôme de Beauvau, Marquis o Haroué

Ferdinand Jerôme de Beauvau, Marquis o Haroué wis a french nobleman an member o the Hoose o Beauvau. He wis the thirteent son o Marc de Beauvau, Prince o Craon. Ferdinand wis an aw a nephew o the famous Madame de Boufflers. He wis gien the title ...

François dHarcourt, Duke o Harcourt

François dHarcourt, Duke o Harcourt wis a French nobleman a duke. Originally known as the Marquis o Harcourt he became the Duke o Harcourt in 1718 at the daih o his faither. He wis evetually creatit a Marshal o Fraunce bi Keeng Louis XV. He died ...