Catherine of Habsburg (c. 1254–1282)

views updated

Catherine of Habsburg (c. 1254–1282)

German princess. Name variations: Catherine of Hapsburg; Katharina. Born around 1254; died onApril 4, 1282, in Landshut; daughter of Rudolf I (1218–1291), Holy Roman emperor (r. 1273–1291), and Anna of Hohenberg (c. 1230–1281); sister of Clementia of Habsburg (d. 1293) and Albert I, Holy Roman emperor (r. 1298–1308, but not crowned); married Otho of Bavaria, also known as Otto III, duke of Lower Bavaria (r. 1290–1312), king of Hungary (r. 1305–1308).

About this article

Catherine of Habsburg (c. 1254–1282)

Updated About encyclopedia.com content Print Article Share Article

NEARBY TERMS

Catherine of Habsburg (c. 1254–1282)