1 day ago · Sigismund of Luxembourg (15 February 1368 – 9 December 1437) was prince-elector of Brandenburg from 1378 until 1388 and from 1411 until 1415, king of Hungary and Croatia from 1387, king of Germany from 1411, king of Bohemia from 1419, king of Italy from 1431, and Holy Roman Emperor from 1433 until 1437, and the last male member of the House of Luxembourg.
4 days ago · Under the Luxembourgs, the Margrave of Brandenburg gained the status of a prince-elector of the Holy Roman Empire. In the period 1373–1415, Brandenburg was a part of the Bohemian Crown. In 1415, the Electorate of Brandenburg was granted by Emperor Sigismund to the House of Hohenzollern, which would rule until the end of World War I. The Hohenzollerns established their capital in Berlin, by then the economic center of Brandenburg.
3 days ago · Appointed by Emperor Henry V in opposition to Duke Lothar Welf Dynasty Henry II the Proud: 4 December 1137 – 20 October 1139 Also Duke of Bavaria as Henry X Ascanian Dynasty Albert the Bear: 20 October 1139 – 1142 Also Margrave of Brandenburg: Welf Dynasty Henry III the Lion: 1142–1180 Also Duke of Bavaria as Henry XII
Nov 17, 2020 · He succeeded his father as Margrave of Brandenburg in 1608. In 1611, John Sigismund traveled from Königsberg to Warsaw , where on 16 November 1611 he gave feudal homage to Sigismund III Vasa , King of Poland (the Duchy of Prussia was a Polish fief at the time).
4 days ago · Agnes (ca. 1276/78 – 22 July 1345), married firstly in 1290 Landgrave Henry "the Younger" of Hesse and secondly 1298/1303 Henry I "Lackland", Margrave of Brandenburg. Anna (b. 1280), a nun in Ulm. Ludwig IV (1 April 1282, Munich – 11 October 1347, Puch (now a district of Fürstenfeldbruck)).
5 days ago · Louis VIII (German: Ludwig) (5 April 1691 – 17 October 1768) was the Landgrave of Hesse-Darmstadt from 1739 to 1768. He was the son of Ernest Louis, Landgrave of Hesse-Darmstadt and Margravine Dorothea Charlotte of Brandenburg-Ansbach .
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Many of his works are still known today, such as the Brandenburg Concertos, the Mass in B minor, the Well-Tempered Clavier, and his cantatas, chorales, partitas, passions, and organ works. Bach was born in Eisenach , Saxe-Eisenach into a very musical family; his father, Johann Ambrosius Bach was the director of the town's musicians, and all of ...
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3 days ago · Fundada por primera vez por el margrave Friedrich von Brandenburg-Bayreuth en Bayreuth, se mudó a Erlangen en 1743. 192: 1746 Sí: Universidad de Princeton Imperio británico (Provincia de Nueva Jersey) Princeton (New Jersey) Estados Unidos: Fundada como College of New Jersey en Elizabeth, reubicada en 1756 en Princeton: 193: 1748 Sí ...