Holy Roman emperor (1619–1637) and king of Bohemia (1617–1619 and 1620–1627) and Hungary (1618–1625). A leader of the Catholic Counter Reformation, he instigated the Thirty Years' War (1618–1648) between Catholic and Protestant forces.
Ferdinand-ii Sentence Examples
Under the Moors it became an independent principality, which was destroyed by Ferdinand II.
He encountered the allies at Fornovo, and after a drawn battle cut his way through them and was back in France by November; Ferdinand II.