Austria is a former great power in Europe, once dominating Eastern Europe, until the fall of the Austro-Hungarian Empire.
In 1890, in the last stages of the Third Global War, the Austro-Hungarian Empire fell apart into several nations. The Austro-Hungarian Emperor remained as Emperor of Austria, which consisted primarily of the German-speaking regions of the former Empire. Emperor Franz Joseph was assassinated in the chaos, and his brother Maximilian took the throne.
List of Emperors
- 1804-1835 Francis
- 1835-1848 Ferdinand
- 1848-1890 Franz Joseph
- 1890-1918 Maximilian
- 1918-1938 Otto
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After the Anschluss in 1938 Austria split into two parts: One was the vassal state of Tirol and the other was the independent Republic of Carinthia (1938-1986)
List of presidents of the Republic of Carinthia
- 1939-1945 Karl von Sielbach
- 1945-1956 Klemens Biederman
- 1956-1970 Dietmar Dubofsky
- 1970-1984 Theodor Renner
- 1984-19?? Karl v.Sielbach
In 1986 after the dissolution of the Third Reich and after confronting with a major economic crisis the two states reunited and the Österreichische Republik was proclaimed.