The Crusade of Henry of Mecklenburg (1275). Henry I, Lord of Mechlenburg (died 1302) went on a crusade or pilgrimage to the Holy Land c. 1275 and was captured by the Egyptians and held for 32 years. The only known reference to this is by Thomas Fuller in his Historie of the Holy Warre , where it is referred to as the Last Voyage.
Henry Borwin I, Lord of Mecklenburg, d. 1227; Henry Borwin II, Lord of Mecklenburg, 1170–1226; John I, Lord of Mecklenburg, 1211–1264; Henry I, Lord of Mecklenburg, 1230–1302; Henry II, Lord of Mecklenburg, 1266–1329; Albert II, Duke of Mecklenburg, 1318–1379; Magnus I, Duke of Mecklenburg, 1345–1384; John IV, Duke of Mecklenburg, 1370–1422; Henry IV, Duke of Mecklenburg, 1417–1477
Niklot's death ended Slavic control in Mecklenburg up to the Peene River. His son Pribislav recovered his inheritance as Prince of Mecklenburg in 1167 as a Saxon vassal. His other son Wertislaw was the father of Nicholas I, Lord of Mecklenburg.
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The Kingdom of the Netherlands was proclaimed on 16 March 1815, as a state in personal union with the Grand Duchy of Luxembourg under William I, a member of the House of Orange-Nassau who had already inherited a vast number of titles and lands from his ancestors.
William IV (William Henry; 21 August 1765 – 20 June 1837) was King of the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Ireland and King of Hanover from 26 June 1830 until his death in 1837. The third son of George III , William succeeded his elder brother George IV , becoming the last king and penultimate monarch of Britain's House of Hanover .
The future king and emperor was born William Frederick Louis of Prussia (Wilhelm Friedrich Ludwig von Preußen) in the Kronprinzenpalais in Berlin on 22 March 1797. As the second son of Louise of Mecklenburg-Strelitz and Prince Frederick William, himself son of King Frederick William II, William was not expected to ascend to the throne.
George was born at St James's Palace, London, on 12 August 1762, the first child of the British king George III and Charlotte of Mecklenburg-Strelitz.As the eldest son of a British sovereign, he automatically became Duke of Cornwall and Duke of Rothesay at birth; he was created Prince of Wales and Earl of Chester a few days later.
She purchased the island of Gotland from its actual possessors, Albert of Mecklenburg and the Livonian Order, and the greater part of Schleswig was regained in the same way. In 1402 Margaret entered into negotiations with King Henry IV of England about the possibility of a double-wedding alliance between England and the Nordic Union.
May 09, 2019 · Ingeborg of Norway, a.k.a Duchess Ingeborg, Old Norse Ingibjörg Hákonardóttir, Swedish Ingeborg Håkansdotter, (1301-1361), was a Scandinavian royal duchess and sometime regent of Norway (1319-1321) and Sweden (1319-1326). Ingeborg was born as the only legitimate daughter of king Haakon V of Norway from his marriage with Euphemia of Rügen.
Feb 08, 2004 · He was appointed Knight, Order of the Thistle (K.T.) on 5 April 1770. 4 He was commissioned in May 1779, in the service of the Royal Navy. 1 He was appointed Knight, Order of the Garter (K.G.) on 19 April 1782. 5 He gained the rank of Post Captain in 1786. 1 He was the best man at the wedding of Admiral Horatio Nelson, 1st and last Viscount ...