Austria-Hungary, the Dual Monarchy.  The compromise “Ausgleich” of 1867 divided the Habsburg Empire into two separate states with equal rights but under one sovereign and became known as the Dual Monarchy “Doppelmonarchie”.

Austria-Hungary, the Dual Monarchy. The compromise “Ausgleich” of 1867 divided the Habsburg Empire into two separate states with equal rights but under one sovereign and became known as the Dual Monarchy “Doppelmonarchie”.

Symbol of the Austria-Hungary Dual Monarchy

Symbol of the Austria-Hungary Dual Monarchy

Austro-Hungarian fighter ace Godwin von Brumowski. The skull emblem is on his Albatros D.III aircraft. With at least 35 victories, he was the Dual Monarchy’s top pilot of the Great War. He survived the conflict but took the breakup of the empire poorly, finding little success and turning to dangerous hobbies and raucous partying. He died in 1936 in a plane crash in the Netherlands, aged 46.

Austro-Hungarian fighter ace Godwin von Brumowski. The skull emblem is on his Albatros D.III aircraft. With at least 35 victories, he was the Dual Monarchy’s top pilot of the Great War. He survived the conflict but took the breakup of the empire poorly, finding little success and turning to dangerous hobbies and raucous partying. He died in 1936 in a plane crash in the Netherlands, aged 46.

The Austro-Hungarian Compromise of 1867 (German: Ausgleich, Hungarian: Kiegyezés) established the dual monarchy of Austria-Hungary. The Compromise re-established the sovereignty of the Kingdom of Hungary, separate from and no longer subject to the Austrian Empire. Under the Compromise, the lands of the House of Habsburg were reorganized as a real union between the Austrian Empire and the Kingdom of Hungary.

The Austro-Hungarian Compromise of 1867 (German: Ausgleich, Hungarian: Kiegyezés) established the dual monarchy of Austria-Hungary. The Compromise re-established the sovereignty of the Kingdom of Hungary, separate from and no longer subject to the Austrian Empire. Under the Compromise, the lands of the House of Habsburg were reorganized as a real union between the Austrian Empire and the Kingdom of Hungary.

Dual monarchy of England and France - Wikipedia / The Royal Arms of England during Henry VI's reign. As Duke of Cornwall, Henry's arms were those of the kingdom, differenced by a label argent of three points. Upon his accession, he inherited the use of the arms of the kingdom, and impaled them with those of France to reflect the de jure dual monarchy of France and England

Dual monarchy of England and France - Wikipedia / The Royal Arms of England during Henry VI's reign. As Duke of Cornwall, Henry's arms were those of the kingdom, differenced by a label argent of three points. Upon his accession, he inherited the use of the arms of the kingdom, and impaled them with those of France to reflect the de jure dual monarchy of France and England

The Constitution of 3 May 1791 was adopted by the Great Sejm (parliament) of the Polish–Lithuanian Commonwealth, a dual monarchy comprising Poland and Lithuania.British historian Norman Davies described the document as "the first constitution of its type in Europe"; others have called it the world's second-oldest codified national constitution after the 1787 U.S. Constitution

The Constitution of 3 May 1791 was adopted by the Great Sejm (parliament) of the Polish–Lithuanian Commonwealth, a dual monarchy comprising Poland and Lithuania.British historian Norman Davies described the document as "the first constitution of its type in Europe"; others have called it the world's second-oldest codified national constitution after the 1787 U.S. Constitution

The dual monarchy was fully engaged in the eradication of the Moorish culture in Spain, and the vast influence of Jewry. The fall of Granada and the Inquisition nearly eclipsed Columbus "discovery'' of the new world across the seas. Evidence of unlimited gold awakened Ferdinand's interest, however.

The dual monarchy was fully engaged in the eradication of the Moorish culture in Spain, and the vast influence of Jewry. The fall of Granada and the Inquisition nearly eclipsed Columbus "discovery'' of the new world across the seas. Evidence of unlimited gold awakened Ferdinand's interest, however.

Hungary was incorporated into the Ottoman empire after the Battle of Mohács in 1526, except for a small sliver of territory referred to as 'Royal Hungary.' For the next 200 years, Hungarian history was all about the gradual retrieval of Hungarian territory from the Ottoman Turks & its incorporation into the Austrian Hapsburg empire. By 1867, Hungarians were in a strong enough position to insist on a 'dual monarchy' which then became known as 'Austria-Hungary.

Hungary was incorporated into the Ottoman empire after the Battle of Mohács in 1526, except for a small sliver of territory referred to as 'Royal Hungary.' For the next 200 years, Hungarian history was all about the gradual retrieval of Hungarian territory from the Ottoman Turks & its incorporation into the Austrian Hapsburg empire. By 1867, Hungarians were in a strong enough position to insist on a 'dual monarchy' which then became known as 'Austria-Hungary.

The Austro-Hungarian Compromise of 1867 (German: Ausgleich, Hungarian: Kiegyezés) established the dual monarchy of Austria-Hungary. The Compromise re-established the sovereignty of the Kingdom of Hungary, separate from and no longer subject to the Austrian Empire. Under the Compromise, the lands of the House of Habsburg were reorganized as a real union between the Austrian Empire and the Kingdom of Hungary.

The Austro-Hungarian Compromise of 1867 (German: Ausgleich, Hungarian: Kiegyezés) established the dual monarchy of Austria-Hungary. The Compromise re-established the sovereignty of the Kingdom of Hungary, separate from and no longer subject to the Austrian Empire. Under the Compromise, the lands of the House of Habsburg were reorganized as a real union between the Austrian Empire and the Kingdom of Hungary.

The Constitution of 3 May 1791 was adopted by the Great Sejm (parliament) of the Polish–Lithuanian Commonwealth, a dual monarchy comprising Poland and Lithuania.British historian Norman Davies described the document as "the first constitution of its type in Europe"; others have called it the world's second-oldest codified national constitution after the 1787 U.S. Constitution

The Constitution of 3 May 1791 was adopted by the Great Sejm (parliament) of the Polish–Lithuanian Commonwealth, a dual monarchy comprising Poland and Lithuania.British historian Norman Davies described the document as "the first constitution of its type in Europe"; others have called it the world's second-oldest codified national constitution after the 1787 U.S. Constitution

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