Auersperg, Johann Weikhard Fürst#
b. Žužemberk, Slovenia (then Seisenberg Castle), March 11, 1615, d. Ljubljana, Slovenia (then Laibach), Nov. 13, 1677, statesman. Senior minister and Privy Councillor of Emperor Ferdinand III and then of his brother Emperor Leopold I; 1669 charged with high treason and sentenced to death but later pardoned. See also: Auersperg Family.
Literature#G. Mecenseffy, Im Dienste dreier Habsburger, 1938.