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Franz Joseph I. | Kaiser Franz Josef I. | Kaiser Franz Joseph I. | François-Joseph Ier | Kaiser Franz Josef | Emperor Francis Joseph | Kaiser Franz Joseph
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[to President Theodore Roosevelt
] It's my job as emperor to protect my people from elected politicians.
Had four children with his wife Elisabeth, who was stabbed by an anarchist in 1898: Archduchess Sophie of Austria (1855-1857), Archduchess Gisela of Austria (1856-1932), Crown Prince Rudolf (1858-1889, suicide) and Archduchess Marie-Valerie of Austria (1868-1924).