Plener, Ignaz Freiherr von
Baron Ignaz von Plener, lithograph by J. Bauer
Plener, Baron Ignaz von, b. Vienna, May 21, 1810, d. Vienna, Feb. 17, 1908, politician; father of Ernst von Plener. 1860-1865 Minister of Finance, 1867-1870 of Commerce; fought against the absolutist and federalist policies of the Minister of State Count R. Belcredi.
Literature: M. Wolf, I. v. P., 1975; E. Werner, Die beiden P., doctoral thesis, Vienna 1981; ÖBL.