Prince Eugene of Savoy

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Austrian general in the service of the Holy Roman Empire during the War of the Spanish Succession (1663-1736)


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The Upper Belvedere in Vienna is one of two Baroque palaces located in a building complex that historically served as the summer residence for Prince Eugene of Savoy.
The city suggests walking tours to take in the Belvedere Palace, built by Prince Eugene of Savoy, a Habsburg general who historians widely agreed was gay, and the Vienna State Opera house, designed by two gay architects, one of whom committed suicide in 1868 after the building was criticised.
Adalbert offertorium Laetetur omne saeculum (1719, likewise with French horns), but also by the song Vezirius Turcicus, with which Jacob celebrated the victory of Eugene of Savoy over the Turks in 1717.
The third of the four famous victories over the French won by John Churchill, Duke of Marlborough and Prince Eugene of Savoy in the War of the Spanish Succession (Blenheim, Ramillies, Oudenarde and Malplaquet) came after a succession of setbacks in 1707.
We felt truly humbled as we stepped into magnificent Belvedere Palace, built for Prince Eugene of Savoy in the 1700s.