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FC: MAXIMILIAN of AUSTRIA
1: Born in Vienna in 1832,Maximilian of Austria along with his brother Franz Joseph grew up as grandsons of emperor of Austria, Francis II. | Maximilian liked to navigate and when his brother was going to be emperor he finished his naval carrier. | Napoleon took Mexico and invited Maximilian to rule the country, and the throne. Maximilian accepted.
2: Maximilian's life at the "castillo de chapultepec" was luxurious and he made the street "laws of reform" to connect the castle to the city.
3: The role of Carlota was empress of Mexico and a respected european lady,sometimes she ruled when Maximilian was traveling
4: when Napoleon III had a war with Prussia he ordered his army in Mexico to return to France.Maximilian was alone.
5: Maximilian was defeated along with his generals, Miramon and Mejia as well as the conservatists. Maximilian was executed at the "Cerro de las Campanas" in 1863.