Adolf (c. 1255 – 2 July 1298) was Count of Nassau from about 1276 and elected King of the Romans (King of Germany) from 1292 until his deposition by the prince-electors in 1298. He was never crowned by the Pope, which would have secured him the title of Holy Roman Emperor. He was the first physicall
Rudolf I (1294– 1317) Duke of Bavaria, Count Palatine of the Rhine Ancestor of the senior Palatinate Wittlesbachs. Married Mechtild of Nassau (1280 – 1323) daughter of Adolf, King of Germany (King of the Romans).
Maximilian IV, Elector of Bavaria and Count Palatine of the Rhine (27.05.1756-13.10.1825) inheirited his title from the childless Karl-Theodore, Elector of Bavaria and Count Palatine of the Rhine, on 16.02.1799.
They were specified to be the count palatine of the Rhine (Pfalzgraf bei Rhein) and the count palatine of Saxony (Pfalzgraf von Sachsen). By the time period covered, the count palatine of Saxony was the duke of Saxony, elector; and the count palatine of the Rhine was the elector with that title, until the interregnum of 1657, when the ...
Rupert II, Count Palatine of the Rhine (German: Ruprecht II., der Harte (der Ernste)) (12 May 1325, Amberg – 6 January 1398, Amberg). He was the Elector Palatine of the Rhine from the house of Wittelsbach in 1390–1398. He was the elder son of Adolf, Count Palatine of the Rhine and Countess Irmengard of Oettingen.
Adolf Freiherr von Gumppenberg * Munich, February 24th, 1804 † Munich, December 16th, 1877 ... (Born as: HSH Ludwig Karl August Count Palatine of the Rhine of ...
(Since August 22nd, 1844:) HH Adolph Wilhelm Carl August Friedrich Duke von Nassau, Count Palatine of the Rhine, Count zu Sayn, Königstein, Katzenelnbogen und Diez, Viscount zu Hammerstein, Lord zu Mahlberg, Wiesbaden, Idstein, Merenberg, Limburg und Eppstein
Adolf of Nassau. On the death of Rudolf I in 1291, the electors averted the danger of a hereditary Habsburg monarchy by choosing Count Adolf of Nassau as his successor. Adolf, possessing only a small patrimony to the south of the river Lahn, strengthened himself financially by promising military aid to and receiving subsidies from both sides in the then current Anglo-French war.
Diameter 22 mm. hardened steel. 14th century. On June 8, 1386, four electors - the Palatine Count of the Rhine Ruprecht I, the Archbishop of Mainz Adolf, the Archbishop of Cologne Friedrich, and the Archbishop of Trier Kuno - created the Rhine Coin Union in order to achieve uniform coin minting in the interests of developing trade. The member states of the union have adopted the weight and design
Adolf Falcký (německy Adolf von der Pfalz, 27. září 1300, Wolfratshausen — 29. ledna 1327, Neustadt) z rodu Wittelsbachů byl v letech 1319 -1327 formálním rýnským falckrabětem. Adolf Falcký