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01/03/1792 Holy Roman Emperor Leopold II dies at 44

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Henry II, Duke of Lorraine

Leopold II was Holy Roman Emperor and King of Hungary and Bohemia, Archduke of Austria and Grand Duke of Tuscany. He was a son of Emperor Francis I and his wife, Empress Maria Theresa, and the brother of Marie Antoinette. Leopold died suddenly in Vienna, although some claimed he was poisoned or secretly murdered.
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