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Leopold of Austria

Male Abt 940 - 994  (~ 54 years)


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  • Name Leopold of Austria 
    Born Abt 940  [1
    Gender Male 
    Died 10 Jul 994  [1
    Person ID I10065  Ancestry of PNH, TNH, and others | Ancestors of JTS, Ancestor of TNH, Ancestor of TSW
    Last Modified 6 Jan 2018 

    Family Richardis of Sualafeldgau,   b. Between 945 and 950,   d. 994  (Age ~ 49 years) 
    Children 
    +1. Adalbert,   b. Abt 985,   d. 26 May 1055  (Age ~ 70 years)
    Last Modified 19 Sep 2018 
    Family ID F3069  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • "The Illustrious." Progenitor of the Babenberg dynasty in Austria.

      "In 994, Leopold travelled to Würzburg to mediate a dispute between his cousin Henry of Schweinfurt and Bishop Bernward von Rothenburg of Würzburg, one of whose knights Henry had seized and blinded. At a tournament held on 8 July, Leopold was hit in the eye by an arrow directed at his cousin. Two days later, on 10 July 994, Leopold died from his injuries." [Wikipedia]

  • Sources 
    1. [S160] Wikipedia.