Airchduchess Helena o Austrick

Airchduchess Helena o Austrick (German: Helena von Habsburg) (Januar 7 1543 – Mairch 5 1574), wis a member o the Hoose o Habsburg, an co-founder o the convent in Hall in Tirol.

Airchduchess Helena
BornJanuar 7 1543
Vienna, Austrick, HRE
Dee'dMairch 5 1574
Hall in Tirol, HRE
BuirialJesuitenkirche, Hall in Tirol, HRE
HooseHabsburgs o Austrick
FaitherFerdinand I, Haly Roman Emperor
MitherAnna o Bohemie an Hungary

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She wis the tenth (but ninth surviving) dochter o fifteen childer o Ferdinand I, Haly Roman Emperor and his wife Anne o Bohemie an Hungary.


Helena haed a strict Jesuit Catholic upbringing. Due tae her frail constitution, her faither considered her unfit for mairiage an instead chose for her the monastic life. Jointly with her sisters Magdalena an Margaret.

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