Duke Ulrich was born 8 February 1487 and his mother died in his birth. His father, Henry, Count of Württemberg, was mentally deranged, likely as a result of his three-year imprisonment by Duke Charles the Bold of Burgundy,  was banished to Hohenurach Castle in the County of Urach, and his only guardian died when he was nine years of age.
Eberhard II, called “der Greiner” Count of Württemberg 1344 –1392.. Count Eberhard The Weeper of Württemberg. Ye !—ye, there, in the world without. Lift not your heads so grand ! Men hath it borne, and heroes stout. Alike for peace or battle-rout,— Our gallant Swabian land !. Boast of your Edward, Fred’ric, Charles, And Ludwig as ...
In this so-called song of the Württembergers, he is praised as the richest prince amongst the German princes, as he is able to rest his head on the lap of every one of his subjects without having fear for his life or property.
Carl, Duke of Württemberg (Carl Maria Peter Ferdinand Philipp Albrecht Joseph Michael Pius Konrad Robert Ulrich Herzog von Württemberg, born 1 August 1936 in Friedrichshafen) is the current Head of the House of Württemberg.
In 1534, Ulrich, Duke of Württemberg enforced the Protestant Reformation in his Duchy of Württemberg. The Duke, who later became the King of Württemberg, was the head of the state church as the summus episcopus, meaning the ruler united secular and religious power in his person. The former Catholic bishops lost all privileges.
Oct 19, 2020 · Von Ulrich Kriest. Seit 1996 erzählt das Karlsruher Kammerflimmer Kollektief auf rund einem Dutzend Alben von dem Unterfangen, aus durchaus zu identifizierenden Zutaten wie Kraut- und Post-Rock ...
Excerpt, “THE POEMS OF GOETHE.” Translated in the Original Metres, by Edgar Alfred Bowring, C.B. 1853.
In this so-called song of the Württembergians, he is praised as the richest prince amongst the German princes, as he is able to rest his head on the lap of every one of his subjects without having fear for his life or property.
Horse Armor of Duke Ulrich of Württemberg, for use in the field, 1507 Made by the armorer Wilhelm von Worms the Elder, German (active Nuremberg) Embossed, etched, and partially blued and gilded steel; brass; leather [armor]; birch bark, steel, leather, textiles [saddle] Weight (With saddle): 89 lb. (40.37 kg) Weight (Without saddle): 63.2 lb. (28.67 kg) Gift of Athena and Nicholas Karabots ...
Jul 21, 2020 · “The Book of German Songs from the Sixteenth to the Nineteenth Century.” Translated and Edited by H. W. Dulcken. 1856.