Albert III (German: Albrecht III.) (9 November 1414 – 11 March 1486) was Elector of Brandenburg from 1471 until his death, the third from the House of Hohenzollern.A member of the Order of the Swan, he received the cognomen Achilles because of his knightly qualities and virtues.
Albert III was born in the ducal residence of Vienna, the third son of the Habsburg duke Albert II of Austria and his wife Joanna of Pfirt. Even though his father had determined a house law , whereby the four sons were obliged to rule jointly and equally, the eldest brother Rudolf IV assumed the reins of government after his father's death in 1358.
Albert III the Pious of Bavaria-Munich (German: Albrecht III. der Fromme, Herzog von Bayern-München; 27 March 1401 – 29 February 1460), since 1438 Duke of Bavaria-Munich. He was born in Wolfratshausen to Ernest, Duke of Bavaria and Elisabetta Visconti , daughter of Bernabò Visconti .
Albrecht III was a Duke of Saxony. He was nicknamed Albert the Bold or Albert the Courageous and founded the Albertine line of the House of Wettin. Albert was born in Grimma as the third and youngest son (but fifth child in order of birth) of Frederick II the Gentle, Elector of Saxony, and Margarete of Austria, sister of Frederick III, Holy ...
Duke Albrecht III was the third son of Duke Albrecht II and Joan of Ferrette. After his father’s death in 1358 the young boy came under the authority of his eldest brother, Duke Rudolf IV, who involved him in his ambitious plans. In 1362 – Albrecht was then twelve years old at the most – he was betrothed to Elizabeth of Anjou, the niece of King Louis I of Hungary. The reason
Oct 08, 2017 · Albert III, Duke of Austria From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia. Albert III of Austria (September 9, 1349–August 29, 1395), known as Albert with the Pigtail (German: Herzog Albrecht III "mit dem Copfe"), was a duke of Austria and a member of the House of Habsburg.
ALBRECHT [III] "der Reiche" von Habsburg, son of WERNER [II] Graf von Habsburg und im Oberelsaß & his wife --- (-25 Nov 1199). A Habsburg genealogy names "Adelberctum, Gerdrudem de Mümpelgard, Richenzam de Fierrito" as the children of "Wernherus".
Emperor Albert III (Germanian: Kaiser Albrecht III) is the current Emperor of Germania. While his past is unknown, it is mentioned that he was one of forty noblemen who vied for the Imperial crown. While it also unknown how he won, Joseph mockingly hints that he imprisoned many of his rivals within a tower in his palace. Sometime after, he was engaged to Henrietta, then the Crown Princess of ...
Obituary. On August 17, 2020, Harry Charles Albrecht III of Severn passed away at the age of 72. Beloved husband of Lillian R. Albrecht (nee Ramsay) for 46 years; devoted father of Harry C. Albrecht VI and step-father of Tina Lynn Lee; loving brother of Lana Carolyn and Carol Doster; cherished grandfather of Andrew, Matthew, and Rachel Lee.
Albert III (German: Albrecht) (27 January 1443 – 12 September 1500) was a Duke of Saxony. He was nicknamed Albert the Bold or Albert the Courageous and founded the Albertine line of the House of Wettin .