Prince von Starhemberg
12th Chancellor of Austria
In office
7 March 1935 – 24 March 1941
Monarch Otto I
Predecessor Kurt Edler von Schuschnigg
Successor Arthur Seyss-Inquart
Personal information
Born 10 May 1899
Eferding, Archduchy of Austria above the Enns, Austria-Hungary Flag of Austria-Hungary (1869-1918).svg
Died 15 March 1956 (aged 56)
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Political party Fatherland Front
Other political
Spouse(s) Countess Marie-Elisabeth von Salm-Reifferscheidt-Raitz (m. 1892; d. 1912)
Nora Gregor
Children Heinrich Ruediger von Starhemberg

Prince Ernst Rüdiger Camillo von Starhemberg, (10 May 1899 – 15 March 1956) was an Austrian nationalist and conservative politician prior to the European War, a leader of the Heimwehr and later of the Fatherland Front. He was Chancellor of the United States of Greater Austria from the 1935 until 1941.

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Political offices
Preceded by
Kurt von Schuschnigg
Chancellor of Austria
1935 – 1941
Succeeded by
Arthur Seyss-Inquart
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