|Kingdom of Austria|
|Map:||Europe - Austria.png|
|Real Name:||Kingdom of Austria|
|Queen:|| Empress Sophia |
|Royals:|| Prince Franz |
|Nobles:|| General Von Grossberg |
|Members:|| Councilor Zottornick |
|Affiliations:||Kingdom of Bavaria|
|First Appearance:||An Imperial Surprise|
The Austrian Empire was a Central European multinational great power from 1804 to 1867, created by proclamation out of the realms of the Habsburgs. During its existence, it was the third most populous empire after the Russian Empire and the United Kingdom in Europe. Geographically, it was the third largest empire in Europe after the Russian Empire and the First French Empire.
The Kingdom of Hungary, was administered by its own institutions separately from the rest of the empire. After Austria was defeated in the Austro-Prussian War of 1866, the Austro-Hungarian Compromise of 1867 was adopted, joining together the Kingdom of Hungary and the Empire of Austria to form Austria-Hungary
The Austrian soldiers are unable to locate the missing princes, so Empress Sophia looks for his sons herself. Meanwhile Prince Franz and Prince Karl help building The Brauner house and manage to fit in very well in a small town. 
Colonel Aundrassi, leader of The Hungarian Revolution is wanted in Bavaria.  Count Arkas offers Duke Max a deal: he turns in Colonel Aundrassi, and the Duke wouldn't have to pay for Tempest. After he firmly refused, he goes to Vienna, Austria to warn Empress Sophia.  Sissi goes secretly to Innsbruck to speak with Franz. They decide to make a trip to the mountains. But are faced with storm and an avalanche. 
Both Sissi & Franz tell their parents, who they choose to spend the rest of their lives with, but no one gets the news they expected.  Franz convinces his mother to invite Sissi and her family to his engagement ball with Helena. Sissi is very disappointed by that, and plans to stay home with Duke Max. In the meantime Franz is writing a letter.  Sissi and Karl ride to Vienna. The weather is horrible - it's pouring. They have to cross the Danube that has overstepped its banks and find a flooded village.  Franz sends the royal escort for Sissi.  It's not easy being a princess. Sissi has to learn the rules of protocol and the empress is giving her a hard time too. Tommy and Crunchy try to help Sissi and they cause a mess. At the mine the elevator crashes.  Prince Franz & little Jo escape near disaster, and find their way out of the mines.
The Zaniouchka Circus comes to Austria under orders of General Von Grossberg to give his daughter Helana a private show.  Everyone from the The Zaniouchka Circus is taken to prison.  Prince Franz is off to help a group of men trapped in the minds.  Princess Sissi with the help of her friends free Ida Ferenczy before she is turned over to the Empress Sophia as a spy for helping Colonel Aundrassi. Prince Franz tries to negotiate peace between Austria and Hungary. 
Sissi hides the rebel Aundrassi in the orphanage. Helene trick the children into telling her where he is. Helene then bring the Empress so show off her find, only for her to discover Aundrassi & Idda have both escaped.  Sissi and Franz have a fight and appear to break up. Sissi leaves very angry with Franz and goes back home. They both talk about the fight with their brother/mother and realize how foolish they are being. Franz goes off to find Sissi and they get back together again.  After finding out that The Orphanage needs money Sissi decides to run in a horse race to win the needed money. She is first denied by Empress Sophia, however Prince Karl is injured so Sissi must represent The Palace.  Sissi and Count Arkas go head-to-head to win the 10,000 Florence. Sissi wins in the end, and with the Empress Sophia permission, is allowed to donate all the money to The Orphanage.  Sissi and Franz go off to have a secret date at the fair. Meanwhile The Empress gives away Sissis money, and Helene talk to the newspaper and tells them Sissi is keeping the money for herself, instead of helping the children. Both Sissi & Franz come home to an angry crowd.  Sissi & Franz are met with revolutionaries at the gates of the palace. After defusing the situation and condemning Count Arkas, Prince Franz is allowed to announces his engagement to Sissi and all of Austria. 
After Prince Franz announces he is going to marry Sissi to the world, Sissi decided to invite their Hungarian friends to sign the peace treaty with Austria. However, it is stolen and the Hungarians look guilty.  Prince Franz and Prince Karl go looking for the Royal Tiara while sissi stay behind to get ready for her wedding. The Queen invites her to the Oprah house and Sissi agrees. However while preforming a fire breaks out and the Queen is in danger.  Councilor Zottornick convinced Empress Sophia into signing an arrest warrant for Duke Max. Sissi agreeS to renounce her intention to marry Franz in order to save her father by older of the Empress. But before she leaves, Sissi helps Colonel Aundrassi escape prison. Prince Franz and Karl retrieve the missing Tiara. 
Councilor Zottornick persuades Empress Sophia that Sissi is a tardier.  Helena Von Grossberg still does all she can to get Prince Franz to fall in love with her.  Tommy Gluk fools Councilor Zottornick by pretending to be a little girl. Helena wears all of Sissi's old clothes., while Sissi secretly dresses as Helena to steal the map that is holding her father's location.  Sissi, Tommy and Prince Franz tour Vienna with Count Arkas.
Prince Franz tells his mother he has given up his claim to the crown in order to marry Sissi. Prince Karl is now to be the new Emperor and Helena wants in. 
Prince Franz looks for Sissi, while Count Arkas tells everyone Sissi is dead. The news reaches The Palace, and Councilor Zottornick tells everyone that Hungarian are responsible for her death.  Prince Franz rides to the border of Austria to meet with his brother Prince Karl and try to stop the war. Meanwhile Sissi pretends to be a soilder to try and help.  Empress Sophia, learns her sons are alive.  The Empress lets Prince Franz be Emperor and marry Sissi. As all of Austria wants Sissi at his side.  During an earthquake, Zottornick tried to kill Duke Max! Instead he appears to have died. 
Helena makes one last attempt to separate Sissi and Prince Franz. Prince Fronz and Sissi announce their wedding will take place in one week.  Princess Sissi and Prince Franz are finally able to marry. 
- The negotiations between Hungary & Austria acturally took place and were negociated by no other than Emporor Franz in 1867. 
Empress Sophia - ruled Austria and her eldest son Franz reigned as Emperor of Austria, and King of Hungary.
Prince Franz - was the first-born of Empress Sophia, making him the heir to the Austrian throne. He ruled for 19 years, and died at 86 years old. He was succeeded by his grandnephew Charles I of Austria.
Real Life TimelineEdit
- 3 March 1823
Colonel Aundrassi was born in the Kingdom of Hungary.
- 18 August 1830
- 30 July 1833
- 4 April 1834
- 24 December 1837
- 24 April 1854
- 24 August 1858
Helena Von Grossberg married her husband, Maximilian Anton, Hereditary Prince of Thurn and Taxis
- 30 March 1867
- 18 February 1890
Colonel Aundrassi died from unknow reasons.
- 16 May 1890
- 19 May 1896
Prince Karl died of a bacterial infectio in Vienna returning from a journey to Palestine and Egypt, allegedly after the consumption of contaminated Jordan waters. His widow, Maria Teresa died on 12 February 1944.
- 10 September 1898
Princess Sissi despite warnings of possible assassination attempts, the 61-year-old Elisabeth traveled incognito to Geneva, Switzerland and was shot.
- 21 November 1916
Prince Franz died in the Schönbrunn Palace, at the age of 86. His death was a result of developing pneumonia of the right lung several days after catching a cold while walking in Schönbrunn Park with the King of Bavaria.