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|1913 18 or 19 Apr
||`Abdu'l-Bahá leaves Budapest and travels to Vienna by rail, reaching the city in the evening and taking residence in the Grand Hotel. It is estimated that some 30 people accepted the Faith during His visit. [AB388, SBBR14p120]
||Vienna; Austria; Budapest; Hungary
||Abdul-Baha, Travels of; Abdul-Baha, Second Western tour; Trains
|1913 24 Apr
||`Abdu'l-Bahá leaves Vienna and returns to Stuttgart, where He arrives in the early hours of the next morning. [AB389]
||Vienna; Austria; Stuttgart; Germany
||Abdul-Baha, Travels of; Abdul-Baha, Second Western tour
|1914 28 Jun
||The heir to the Austrian throne is assassinated in Sarajevo.
||Sarajevo; Serbia; Austria
||World War I; War (general); History (General)
|1914 28 Jul
||The Great War (1914–18) breaks out in Europe. (28 July, 1914 to 11 November, 1918)
Austria declares war on Serbia.
|Europe; Austria; Serbia
||World War I; War (general); History (general)
|1946 21 Apr
||The National Spiritual Assembly of Germany and Austria is re-established. [BBRSM185]
- It is elected for the first time since 1937.
- Three American soldiers are members. [BBRSM185]
||NSA Germany and Austria
||The Germano-Austrian teaching plan (1948–53), comprising internal goals only, is launched. [BBRSM158]
||The National Spiritual Assembly of the Bahá'ís of Germany and Austria launch a Five Year Plan (1948-1953). [Ruhi 8.2 p46]
||Teaching Plans; Teaching Plans, National
||Separate national spiritual assemblies are formed for Germany and Austria. [BBRSM186]
- For the letter of the Custodians to the national convention of Austria see MC158–60.
|1970 25 Dec - 1971 3 Jan
||The First International Bahá’í Youth Winter School takes place in Salzburg, Austria, attended by 600 people from 25 countries. [BW15:332]
- For picture see BW15:332.
|Salzburg; Austria; Europe
||Conferences, Bahai; Conferences, Youth; Conferences, International; Conferences, First
||The Association for Bahá’í Studies, German-Speaking Europe, is established in Austria. [BW19:357–8]
||Bahai Studies, Associations for; German language
|1993 10 – 25 Jun
||The Bahá'í International Community and Bahá'ís from 11 countries participate in the United Nations World Conference on Human Rights in Vienna and the parallel meeting for non-governmental organizations. [BINS298:1–2]
||United Nations conferences; Human Rights; Bahai International Community