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The Treaty of Pressburg was signed on December 26, 1805 between France and Austria as a consequence of the Austrian defeats by France at Ulm (September 25 - October 20) and Austerlitz (December 2). A truce was agreed on December 4 and negotiations for the treaty began. The treaty was signed at the Primate's Palace in Pressburg (since 1919 called Bratislava) by Napoleon and the Holy Roman Emperor Francis II. It is also known as the Fourth Peace of Pressburg. December 26 is the 360th day of the year in the Gregorian Calendar, 361st in leap years. ... 1805 was a common year starting on Tuesday (see link for calendar). ... The Battle of Ulm was a battle of the Napoleonic Wars, fought in 1805 at Ulm in Wurttemberg. ... September 25 is the 268th day of the year (269th in leap years). ... October 20 is the 293rd day of the year (294th in leap years) in the Gregorian Calendar, with 72 days remaining. ... Napoléon at the Battle of Austerlitz, by François Pascal Simon, Baron Gérard. ... December 2 is the 336th day (337th in leap years) of the year in the Gregorian calendar. ... December 4 is the 338th day (339th on leap years) of the Gregorian calendar. ... Preßburg is the historical name (in German and in English) for the city of Bratislava. ... 1919 was a common year starting on Wednesday (see link for calendar). ... Bratislava (Pozsony in Hungarian; until 1919 PreÅ¡porok in Slovak and Pressburg in German (previously also the usual name in English)) is the capital of Slovakia and the countrys largest city, with a population of some 430,000. ... For other uses, see Napoleon (disambiguation). ... Francis II Francis I Francis II, Holy Roman Emperor, who may also be referred to as Francis von Habsburg or Emperor Franz I of Austria (February 12, 1768 - March 2, 1835) was the last Holy Roman Emperor, ruling from 1792 until August 6, 1806, when the Empire was disbanded. ... The Peace of Pressburg (also called Peace of Bratislava) is the name of 4 peace agreements concluded in the present-day town of Bratislava. ...


Beyond the clauses establishing "peace and amity" and the Austrian withdrawal from the Third Coalition the treaty also took substantial European territories from Austria. The gains of the previous treaties of Campo Formio and Lunéville were reiterated and Austrian holdings in Italy and Bavaria were ceded to France. Certain Austrian holdings in Germany were passed to the French allies - the King of Bavaria, the King of Württemberg and the Elector of Baden. Austrian claims on those German states were renounced without exception. The treaty marked the effective end of the Holy Roman Empire, Francis II became instead Emperor Francis I of Austria and a new entity the Confederation of the Rhine was later created by Napoleon. An indemnity of 40 million francs to France was also included in the treaty. In the Napoleonic Wars, the Third Coalition against Napoléon emerged in 1805, and consisted of an alliance of Britain, Austria, Russia, Naples, and Sweden against France. ... The Treaty of Campo Formio was signed on October 17, 1797 (26 Vendémiaire, Year VI of the French Republic) by Napoleon Bonaparte and Count Ludwig von Cobenzl as representatives of France and Austria. ... The Treaty of Lunéville was signed on February 9, 1801 between the French Republic and the Holy Roman Empire by Joseph Bonaparte and Louis, Count Cobentzel, respectively. ... With an area of (27,241 square miles) and 12. ... Württemberg (often spelled Wurttemberg in English) refers to an area and a former state in Swabia, a region in south-western Germany. ... For other uses, see Baden (disambiguation). ... This page is about the Germanic empire. ... The Confederation of the Rhine (Rheinbund, Confédération du Rhin) lasted from 1806 to 1813 and was formed from 16 minor German states by Napoleon after he defeated Francis II and Alexander I in the Battle of the Three Emperors at Austerlitz. ... Indemnity is a legal exemption from the penalties or liabilities incurred by any course of action. ...


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Treaty of Pressburg - definition of Treaty of Pressburg in Encyclopedia (250 words)
The Treaty of Pressburg was signed on December 26, 1805 between France and Austria as a consequence of the Austrian defeats by France at Ulm (September 25 - October 20) and Austerlitz (December 2).
A truce was agreed on December 4 and negotiations for the treaty began.
The treaty marked the effective end of the Holy Roman Empire, Francis II became instead Emperor Francis I of Austria and a new entity the Confederation of the Rhine was later created by Napoleon.
Station Information - Peace of Pressburg (243 words)
The 1st Peace of Pressburg was signed in Bratislava on July 2 1271 between the Czech king Ottakar II and the Hungarian king Stephen V of Hungary.
The 2nd Peace of Pressburg (more often called Treaty of Pressburg or Treaty of Bratislava) was signed in Bratislava in on November 7 1491 between Maximilian of Habsburg, the archduke of Austria and German emperor, and Ladislaus II, the king of Hungary.
The 3rd Peace of Pressburg was signed in Bratislava in December 30 1626 between Gabor Bethlen, the leader of the Bethlen Uprising (1619-1626) – one of the anti-Habsburg uprisings of the 17th century in Slovakia, and the emperor Ferdinand II of Habsburg.
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