Remembered for his books The Menace of the Herd and Liberty or Equality. His works greatly influenced the American conservative movement.
He was hired as the Vienna correspondent for The Spectator when he was just 16 years old.
He was called 'the world's most fascinating man' by conservative author and politico William F. Buckley Jr..
He was born in Haselsdorf-Tobelbad, Austria.
He was considered one of the foremost pioneers of American conservatism whose philosophy was espoused by such pundits as Ann Coulter.