Richard Steiner (29th c.)

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Richard Steiner
Character Profile
Born 3 July 2769[1][2]
Died 14 June 2823[1][2]
Affiliation House Steiner
Title(s) Archon
Baron von Stuttgart[3]
Profession Noble
Parents Jennifer Steiner (mother)[4][1]
Siblings Ross Steiner[2]
Children Marcus Steiner[5][1]
Rebecca Steiner[2]

Richard Steiner I was the eighteenth Archon of the Lyran Commonwealth.[6]


Eleventh Lyran Guards[edit]

In 2789 Richard was promoted to command of the Eleventh Lyran Guards.[1]


In January 2791 Richard was still commanding officer of the Eleventh Lyran Guards when his mother Jennifer was killed in combat on Styx. Richard would inherit the throne to the Commonwealth.[4]


Richard would die of natural causes in 2823.[6][1]


Marcus was initially listed as Richards nephew in House Steiner (The Lyran Commonwealth), but in later publications he was listed as his son.


  1. 1.0 1.1 1.2 1.3 1.4 1.5 First Succession War (sourcebook), p. 132, "Richard Steiner profile"
  2. 2.0 2.1 2.2 2.3 House Steiner (The Lyran Commonwealth), foldout: "The Lyran Commonwealth's Line of Succession and Partial Steiner Family Tree"
  3. Touring the Stars: Kaumberg, p. 5
  4. 4.0 4.1 House Steiner (The Lyran Commonwealth), p. 49
  5. Handbook: House Steiner, p. 42
  6. 6.0 6.1 Handbook: House Steiner, p. 96, "Lyran Leadership Profile"