Archduke Simeon of Austria
|Archduke and Prince Simeon of Austria
Prince Simeon of Hungary, Croatia, and Bohemia
|Spouse||Princess María of Bourbon-Two Sicilies|
|German: Simeon Carl Eugen Joseph Leopold|
|House||House of Habsburg-Lorraine|
|Father||Archduke Rudolf of Austria|
|Mother||Countess Xenia Czernichev-Besobrasov|
29 June 1958 |
Katana, South Kivu, Belgian Congo
Archduke Simeon Carl Eugen Joseph Leopold of Austria (born 29 June 1958 in Katana, South Kivu, Belgian Congo) is an Archduke and Prince of Austria and a Prince of Hungary, Croatia, and Bohemia. Simeon is the third-eldest child of Archduke Rudolf of Austria and his first wife Countess Xenia Czernichev-Besobrasov. Simeon is a paternal grandson of Charles I of Austria and Zita of Bourbon-Parma.
Marriage and issue
Simeon married Princess María of Bourbon-Two Sicilies, second-eldest daughter of Infante Carlos, Duke of Calabria and his wife Princess Anne of Orléans, on 13 July 1996 in La Toledana, Spain. The couple has five children:
- Archduke Johannes Rudolf Antonio Maria of Austria (born 29 October 1997 in Hohenems, Vorarlberg, Austria)
- Archduke Ludwig Christian Fransikus Maria of Austria (born 16 November 1998 in Grabs, St. Gallen, Switzerland)
- Archduchess Isabelle Rocio Maravillas Lourdes of Austria (born 14 September 2000 in Grabs, St. Gallen, Switzerland)
- Archduchess Carlotta Adelaïde Teresa María of Austria (born 16 January 2003 in Grabs, St. Gallen, Switzerland)
- Archduke Philipp Jozef Christian María of Austria (born 15 January 2007 in Grabs, St. Gallen, Switzerland)
Titles, styles, honours and arms
Titles and styles
He is referred to by royalists as His Imperial and Royal Highness Archduke Simeon of Austria, however as the use of noble and royal titles is forbidden in Austria by the constitution, his name there is simply Simeon Carl Habsburg-Lothringen.
|Ancestors of Archduke Simeon of Austria|
- Darryl Lundy (20 March 2007). "Simeon Karl Eugen Josef Leopold Erzherzog von Österreich". thePeerage.com. Retrieved 2008-11-02.
- Paul Theroff. "AUSTRIA: House of Habsburg-Lothringen". Paul Theroff's Royal Genealogy Site. Retrieved 2008-11-02.
- de Badts de Cugnac, Chantal. Coutant de Saisseval, Guy. Le Petit Gotha’’. Nouvelle Imprimerie Laballery, Paris 2002, p. 172-174, 196-197, 404 (French) ISBN 2-9507974-3-1
- Genealogisches Handbuch des Adels, Fürstliche Häuser XV. "Spanien". C.A. Starke Verlag, 1997, pp. 104-105. (German) ISBN 3-7980-0814-0.