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Heimgarten, - Heinrich von Neustadt (17/25)
Heinrich V. Heinrich, Walter

Heinrich VI.


Heinrich VI, b. around 1270, d. Tyrol Castle (South Tyrol), April 2, 1335, Duke of Carinthia, son of Meinhard II of Tyrol (of the family of the Meinhardiner), in 1295 he and his elder brothers Otto and Ludwig took over the government of Tyrol, Carinthia and Carniola, in 1307 became King of Bohemia (his wife Anna was one of the sisters of King Wenceslas III), but lost Bohemia to Johann of Luxemburg in 1310. Under his rulership the financial situation in his lands worsened. After his death Carinthia and Carniola fell to the House of Habsburg, his daughter Margarete Maultasch inherited the Tyrol.


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