Karl, 12th Prince Kinsky of Wchinitz and Tettau

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Karl
Prince Kinsky of Wchinitz and Tettau
Born (1967-01-10) 10 January 1967 (age 50)
Buenos Aires, Argentina
Spouse Maria de los Dolores Beccar-Varela Oneto
Issue Count Wenzel Ferdinand
Count Maximilian
Count Stephan
Full name
Karl Maximilian Philipp Ivan
House House of Kinsky
Father Franz Ulrich, 11th Prince Kinsky of Wchinitz and Tettau
Mother Roberta Lucía Cavanagh Rowell

Karl, 12th Prince Kinsky of Wchinitz and Tettau (German: Karl Maximilian Philipp Ivan Fürst Kinsky von Wchinitz und Tettau; born 10 January 1967) is the current titular pretender Prince Kinsky of Wchinitz and Tettau as well the head of the House of Kinsky.

Early life[edit]

Karl was born at Buenos Aires, Argentina, only son of Franz Ulrich, 11th Prince Kinsky of Wchinitz and Tettau (1936–2009) and Roberta Lucía Cavanagh Rowell (born 1942). His father emigrated with his mother to Argentina in 1940 due to World War II. He is second cousin of Alois, Hereditary Prince of Liechtenstein both being descendants of Count Ferdinand Kinsky of Wchinitz and Tettau, son of Ferdinand Bonaventura, 7th Prince Kinsky of Wchinitz and Tettau and third cousin of Willem-Alexander, King of The Netherlands both being descendants of Baron Julius von dem Bussche-Haddenhausen.

Marriage and family[edit]

Karl married on 29 April 2000 in Buenos Aires to Maria de los Dolores Beccar-Varela Oneto (born 1971), daughter of Santiago Beccar Varela Sundblad and his wife, Mónica Oneto.

They have three sons:

  • Count Wenzel Ferdinand Kinsky of Wchinitz and Tettau (born 30 April 2002)
  • Count Maximilian Benedikt Bonaventura Kinsky of Wchinitz and Tettau (born 24 March 2006)
  • Count Stephan Wilhelm Bonaventura Kinsky of Wchinitz and Tettau (born 22 January 2008)

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Karl, 12th Prince Kinsky of Wchinitz and Tettau
Born: 10 January 1967
Titles in pretence
Preceded by
Franz Ulrich
— TITULAR —
Prince Kinsky of Wchinitz and Tettau
2 April 2009 – present
Reason for succession failure:
Austrian nobility titles abolished
Incumbent
Heir:
Count Wenzel Ferdinand