Ferenc Esterházy (1715–1785)

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Ferenc Esterházy
Graf Ferenc Quinquin Esterházy de Galántha 1715 - 1785.jpg
Ban of Croatia
In office
1783 – 7 November 1785
Preceded by Ferenc Nádasdy
Succeeded by Ferenc Balassa
Personal details
Born (1715-09-19)19 September 1715
Pápa, Kingdom of Hungary
Died 7 November 1785(1785-11-07) (aged 70)
Cseklész, Kingdom of Hungary
(today: Bernolákovo, Slovakia)[1]
Profession politician

Count Ferenc Esterházy de Galántha (Croatian: Franjo Esterházy; 19 September 1715 – 7 November 1785) was a Hungarian noble and politician who served as Ban of Croatia between 1783 and 1785.[2]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Marek, Miroslav. "Esterházy family tree". Genealogy.EU. 
  2. ^ Markó 2006, p. 309.

Sources[edit]

  • Markó, László: A magyar állam főméltóságai Szent Istvántól napjainkig – Életrajzi Lexikon pp. 308–309. (The High Officers of the Hungarian State from Saint Stephen to the Present Days – A Biographical Encyclopedia) (2nd edition); Helikon Kiadó Kft., 2006, Budapest; ISBN 963-547-085-1.
Political offices
Preceded by
Ferenc Nádasdy
Ban of Croatia
1783–1785
Succeeded by
Ferenc Balassa