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External Links : Biographies related to Austrian History

For links on general biographical sources, go to Biographies Main Page

Austria Lexicon, from AEIOU, English version; of the more than 14,000 entries, most are (brief) biographies.
World Statesmen : Austria, by Ben Cahoon; not biographies, but lists of kings, prime ministers etc, since the 18th century; Rulers : Austria, by B. Schemmel; World Rulers : Austria, by Enno Schulz, illustrated; Leaders of Austria, from ZPC, including foreign ministers, party leaders
OeH : Oekumenisches Heiligenlexikon (Ecumenical Lexicon of Saints), Oesterreich (Austria) index; in German; more than 100 entries
Printed Reference : Biographies related to Austrian History



This is Just an alphabetical index. Click on the name you look for, and you will be referred to a list of biographies of the respective historical period. Within that list, scroll down for the name you look for.

Adler, Alfred, 1870-1937, Austrian psychologist
Androsch, Hannes, 1938-, Austrian party politician
Bauer, Otto, 1881-1938, Austrian party politician
Berg, Alban, 1885-1935, Austrian composer
Broch, Hermann, 1886-1951, Austrian writer
Canetti, Elias, 1905-1994, Austrian writer of Bulgarian-Ladino descent
Coudenhove-Kalergi, Richard Nikolaus, 1894-1972, European statesman of Austrian nationality
Dollfuss, Engelbert, 1892-1934, Austrian statesman
Eichmann, Karl Adolf, 1906-1962, Austro-German Nazi, organizer of the Holocaust
Figl, Leopold, 1902-1965, Austrian statesman
Freud, Sigmund, 1856-1939, Austrian psychologist
Furtwaengler, Wilhelm, 1886-1954, German conductor who spent much of his career in Austria
Haider, Joerg, 1950-, Austrian party politician
Harrer, Heinrich, 1912-, Austrian mountaineer
Hess, Victor Franz, 1883-1964, winner of the 1936 Nobel Physics Prize
Hitler, Adolf, 1889-1945, Austrian-born German politician
Hofmannsthal, Hugo von (Hugo Hofmann Edler von Hofmannsthal), 1874-1929, Austrian writer
Kaltenbrunner, Ernst, 1903-1946, Austrian Nazi and convicted war criminal
Kandel, Eric R., 1929-, winner of the 2000 Nobel Prize for Medicine
Karajan, Herbert von, 1908-1989, Austrian conductor
Kisch, Egon Erwin 1885-1948, Prague-born journalist and writer, participated in the revolution in Austria
Koerner, Theodor, 1873-1957, Austrian statesman
Kokoschka, Oscar, 1886-1980, Austrian painter and writer
Kreisky, Bruno, 1911-1990, Austrian statesman
Landsteiner, Karl, 1868-1943, winner of the 1930 Nobel Prize for Medicine
Loewi, Otto, 1873-1961, winner of the 1936 Nobel Prize for Medicine
Lorenz, Konrad, 1903-1989, winner of the 1973 Nobel Prize for Medicine
Musil, Robert, 1880-1942, Austrian writer
Pauli, Wolfgang, 1900-1958, winner of the 1945 Nobel Physics Prize
Pregl, Fritz, 1869-1930, winner of the 1923 Nobel Chemistry Prize
Raab, Julius, 1891-1964, Austrian statesman
Reinhardt, Max (M. Goldmann), 1873-1943, Austrian theater manager
Renner, Karl, 1870-1950, Austrian statesman
Sailer, Anton (Toni), 1935-, skier
Schaerff, Adolf, 1890-1965, Austrian party politician
Schnitzler, Arthur, 1862-1931, Austrian writer
Schoenberg, Arnold, 1874-1951, Austrian composer
Schroedinger, Erwin, 1887-1961, winner of the 1933 Nobel Physics Prize
Schuschnigg, Kurt, 1897-1977, Austrian statesman
Seipel, Ignaz, 1876-1932, Austrian statesman
Seyss-Inquart, Arthur 1892-1946, Austrian Nazi and convicted war criminal
Starhemberg, Ernst Ruediger von, 1899-1956, Austrian militia leader and politician
Strauss, Richard, 1864-1949, Austrian composer
Vranitzky, Franz, 1937-, Austrian statesman
Wagner-Jauregg, Julius, 1857-1940, winner of the 1927 Nobel Prize for Medicine
Waldheim, Kurt, 1918-, Austrian statesman, 1971-1981 Secretary General of the UN
Zweig, Stefan, 1881-1942, Austrian writer







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