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From the Life of the Countess Elisa Ahlefeldt


Elisa Davidia Margaret Countess of Ahlefeldt was on 17. November of the year 1790, born on the birthday of her father on the castle Trankjör on the Danish island of Langeland. Her father, Count Frederick of Ahlefeldt-Laurvigen, geborenam 17. November 1760, belonged to an ancient and noble race, in the 1665 by Emperor Leopold I.. in the imperial counts and 1672 was raised by the King of Denmark in the Danish earl. He relished by Rank, Power and wealth, much prestige. He was the special favorite of King Frederick VI. of[...]

Memoirs of Nobel Prize winner Bertha von Suttner

Bertha (Sophia Joy) Baroness von Suttner (*9. June 1843 in Prag + 21. June 1914 in Vienna) Austrian writer and pacifist, was. In 1905 she was awarded the Nobel Peace Prize. Bertha von Suttner was born Countess Kinsky of Chinic as native and Tettau of a Bohemian noble family. Ihr Vater Franz Joseph Graf Kinsky, in the front of her birth 75. Of age died, was a retired lieutenant field marshal and treasurer, born in Vienna and legitimate son of the country and the ruler of the Lord Chamberlain Chlumec, Ferdiand Count Kinsky of Chinic and[...]