Prince klemens wenzel von metternich (german: klemens wenzel nepomuk lothar, fürst von metternich-winneburg zu beilstein, anglicized as clement wenceslaus lothair, prince of metternich-winneburg-beilstein 15 may 1773 - 11 june 1859 ) was a politician and statesman of rhenish extraction and one of the most important diplomats of his era, serving as the austrian empire's foreign minister. Otto eduard leopold, prince of bismarck, duke of lauenburg prussian statesman dominated german and european affairs with his conservative policies created a balance of power that preserved peace in europe prime minister of prussia. In 1815, at the congress of vienna, klemens von metternich, a very important diplomat and the leader of the convention, and others set up the loosely organized german confederation the german confederation, is when the 39 countries that made up germany would meet and discuss issues. Austrian statesmen, especially wenzel anton, prince of kaunitz-reitberg (foreign minister and state chancellor from 1753 to 1792) and klemens von metternich (foreign minister and chancellor from 1809 to 1848), brilliantly adjusted the empire's policies to the european power balances, seeking always to ensure the geopolitical pluralism of europe. Bismarck impressed the king deeply with his absolute fearlessness, his stern energy, and his unconditional willingness to serve him as a liege man serves his feudal lord7 on september 22, 1862 otto von bismarck became prime minister and minister for foreign affairs.
Otto von bismarck (1815-48) comparing and contrasting bismarck and metternich klemens von metternich (1862-90) junker and staunch conservative a master of realpolitik. The truth about prince kellms von metternich prince klemens von metternich was born in koblenz, germany on may 15, 1773 he was the son of count georg, this affair forced metternich and his family to disappear from germany to austria in 1794. Otto von bismarck as minister president of prussia, shown wearing insignia of a knight of the johanniterorden prince wilhelm became king of prussia upon his brother frederick wilhelm iv's death in 1861. Napoleon and, with prince klemens von metternich the austrian foreign minister and chancellor, created the new concert of powers which succeeded in maintaining a general peace in europe for over half a century.
Otto von bismarck statesman desc: otto eduard leopold, prince of bismarck and duke of lauenburg, known as otto von bismarck, was a conservative prussian statesman who dominated german and european affairs from the 1860s until 1890 and was the first chancellor of the german empire between 1871 and 1890. The congress of vienna • b prince klemens von metternich was the austrian william i appointed a new prime minister, otto von bismarck. Franco-prussian war enabled chancellor otto von bismarck and king wilhelm i to effect german unification, which was proclaimed in 1871 meanwhile, after the congress of vienna territories in italy were ruled by austria and the. Prince klemens von metternich, the austrian foreign minister, provided an ample leader in this crusade in september of 1815, austria, prussia, and russia joined together to form the holy alliance their mission was to crush progressive ideas and revolutionary tendencies.
Otto von bismarck biography otto edward leopold von bismarck was born on april 1st, 1815, at schönhausen, a family estate lying near stendal in the mark of brandenburg to the northwest of berlin. Klemens von metternich is forced to resign from office in austria the citizens were in favor of this change. German confederation - 1815 in 1815, at the congress of vienna, klemens von metternich, a very important diplomat and the leader of the convention, and others set up the loosely organized german confederation.
Klemens von metternich- prince klemens von metternich was the austrian foreign minister he was also the leader of the congress of vienna to arrange a peace agreement he was also the leader of the congress of vienna to arrange a peace agreement. This article may be in need of reorganization to comply with wikipedia's layout guidelines please help by editing the article to make improvements to the overall structure. In that role he was more of a prime minister, rather than just a chief diplomat he died in 1859 but it is said about him that: between 1815 and 1848 central europe was dominated by a single personality, prince klemens von metternich, the actual political leader of austria.
Klemens wenzel nepomuk lothar, prince von metternich-winneburg zu beilstein (german: [ˈmɛtɐnɪç] 15 may 1773 - 11 june 1859) was a german diplomat and statesman and one of the most important of his era, serving as the austrian empire's foreign minister from 1809 and chancellor from 1821 until. The foreign minister in vienna, klemens, fürst (prince) von metternich, was afraid that the hegemony of france in central europe might be replaced by that of russia he tried, therefore, to pursue a strategy of armed neutrality, hoping that he could persuade the opposing sides to accept a compromise that. The concert of europe • after napoleon's defeat, conservative austrian prince klemens von metternich organized the congress of vienna and called for military intervention to crush liberal revolutions to preserve legitimate monarchies, peace, and the balance of power.
Albrecht theodor emil graf von roon (30 april 1803 - 23 february 1879) was a prussian soldier and statesman as minister of war 1859-1873 roon, along with otto von bismarck and helmuth von moltke, was a dominating figure in prussia's government during the key decade of the 1860s, when a series. Germany had been unified be prussia, under its prime minister otto von bismarck the unification involved three wars and, it has been claimed, was not created by a desire for nationalism but a struggle to determine prussian dominance within the german states. On 23 september 1862, otto eduard leopold von bismarck was appointed minister-president and foreign minister of prussia within nine years a new german nation state was created by the unification of the numerous independent german-speaking states in central europe. Klemens von metternich facts prince klemens von metternich (1773-1859), austrian politician and diplomat, suppressed nationalistic and democratic trends in central europe but was also the architect of a diplomatic system which kept europe at peace for a century.
Klemens von metternich: unification of italy 1859-1870: giuseppe garibaldi: otto von bismarck: queen victoria view pan-european nationalism and over 3,000,000. Otto von bismarck - the iron chancellor - prime minister of the prussian monarchy master of realpolitik realistic policies based on the needs of the state power is more important than principles diplomacy would never unite germany. (the two most important personalities within the prussian army were the war minister albrecht graf von roon and chief of the general staff helmuth graf von moltke) taylor suggested that bismarck was hoping to force austrian leaders into concessions in germany, rather than provoke war. Wikipedia to the rescue born in 1773, metternich was a politician and statesman of rhenish extraction and one of the most important diplomats of his era, serving as the austrian empire's foreign minister from 1809 and chancellor from 1821 until the liberal revolutions of 1848 forced his resignation.