Georg Christian, Prince of Lobkowicz
Georg Christian, Prince of Lobkowicz (Czech: Jiří Kristián z Lobkovic) (May 14, 1835 - December 22, 1908) was a member of the old Bohemian aristocratic family of Lobkowicz and an influential politician of late 19th century Bohemia and Austria-Hungary. He was a Prince (Fürst) of Lobkowicz.
|Prince of Lobkowicz|
|Born||14 May 1835|
|Died||22 December 1908(aged 73)|
|Noble family||House of Lobkowicz|
|Spouse(s)||Princess Anna Maria von und zu Liechtenstein|
|Father||August, Prince of Lobkowicz|
|Mother||Sidonia, Countess Kinsky|
Born in Vienna as a son of August, Prince of Lobkowicz, and his wife Sidonia, née Countess Kinsky, he was one of the political leaders of the conservative Bohemian nobility. He was a member of the Bohemian Diet from 1865 - 1872 and 1883 - 1907 (presiding over it from 1871 - 1872 and 1883 - 1907 as Land Marshal of Bohemia). He served as deputy in the Abgeordnetenhaus of the Austrian Parliament (Reichsrat) in 1879 - 1883 and became a hereditary member of the Herrenhaus in 1883. In 1871, he was involved in negotiations concerning the relationship between Bohemia and Austria.
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|Ancestors of Georg Christian, Prince of Lobkowicz|
- Moritz Csáky (1985), "Lobkowitz, Georg Christian Fürst von", Neue Deutsche Biographie (in German), 14, Berlin: Duncker & Humblot, pp. 735–736
- "Königreich Böhmen", Hof- und Staatshandbuch der Österreichisch-Ungarischen Monarchie, 1907, p. 650, retrieved 2 November 2019
- "Ritter-Orden", Hof- und Staatshandbuch der Österreichisch-Ungarischen Monarchie, 1907, pp. 54, 56, 60, retrieved 2 November 2019