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  Frederick V, Elector Palatine - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Frederick V (German: Friedrich V.) was Elector Palatine (1610-23), and, as Frederick I (Czech: Friedrich Falcký), King of Bohemia (1619-20).
He was the son and heir of Frederick IV and of Louise Juliana von Orange-Nassau, the daughter of William I of Orange and Charlotte de Bourbon-Monpensier.
Frederick V succeeded his father as Elector of the Rhenish Palatinate in the Holy Roman Empire in 1610.
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 Frederick I of Sweden - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-21)
Frederick I of Sweden (April 23, 1676–March 25, 1751), King of Sweden from 1720 and (as Friedrich I von Hessen-Kassel) Landgrave of Hesse-Cassel from 1730.
Frederick was the son of the great Hessian ruler (1654–1730) and Marie Amalie Kettler, Princess of Courland (1653–1711).
Louise Charlotte was daughter of Georg Wilhelm Hohenzollern, elector of Brandenburg, Duke of Prussia and Charlotte von der Pfalz (1597–1660).
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 Sophia of Hanover   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-21)
The Electress Sophia of Hanover was born Sophia, Pfalzgräfin von Simmern, at The Hague on October 14, 1630, and died at Herrenhausen on June 8, 1714.
Daughter of Frederick V, Elector Palatine also known as King Frederick V of Bohemia and Elizabeth Stuart also known as Queen Elizabeth of Bohemia.
Before her marriage, Sophia, as the daughter of Frederick V, Elector Palatine of the Rhine, was referred to as Sophie, Princess Palatine of the Rhine, or as Sophia of the Palatinate.
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 Thirty Years' War - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-21)
Since the King of Bohemia was an elected office, the Bohemians chose as their preferred leader Frederick V, elector of the Palatinate (successor of, the creator of the League of Evangelical Union).
Ferdinand II decisively defeated Frederick V at the Battle of White Mountain, near Prague in 1620.
Frederick V was outlawed from the Holy Roman Empire and his territories, the Rhenish Palatinate, were given to Catholic nobles, while his title of elector of the Palatinate was given to his distant cousin Duke Maximilian of Bavaria.
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 Frederick V, Elector Palatine   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-21)
Frederick V, Elector Palatine and King of Bohemia (August 16, 1596 -November 29, 1632) was, as the son and heir of Frederick IV, Elector Palatine, the Elector of the Rhine Palatinate in the Holy Roman Empire upon his father's death in 1610.
This defeat was followed by an Imperial invasion of Frederick's Palatinate lands and he was forced to flee to Holland in 1622, being formally deprived of them in 1623 by Imperial edict.
Karl Ludwig von Simmern(1610-1680), or Charles Louis, who was granted a new title of Elector Count Palatine of the Rhine, Archtreasurer of the Empire, as well as most of his father's lands as part of the Peace of Westphalia in 1648 at the conclusion of the Thirty Years' War.
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 SOPHIA - LoveToKnow Article on SOPHIA
(f6301714), electress of Hanover, twelfth child of Frederick V., elector palatine of the Rhine, by his wife Elizabeth, a daughter of the English king James I., was born at the Hague on the 14(11 of October 5630.
Residing after 1649 at Heidelberg with her brother, the restored elector palatine, Charles Louis, she was betrothed to George William afterwards duke of Luneburg-Celle; but in 1658 she married his younger brother, Ernest Augustus, who became elector of Brunswick-Luncburg, or Hanover, in 1692.
Accordingly by the Act of Settlement of 1701 the English Crown, in default of issue from either William or Anne, was settled upon the most excellent princess Sophia, electress and duchessdowager of Hanover and the heirs of her body, being Protestant.
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 Hoogsteder Journal 10 | The Winter King back in The Hague for the winter   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-21)
Frederick V was Elector Palatine, but became popularly known as the Winter King since he only managed to rule his kingdom of Bohemia for a single winter.
Frederick V and his wife Elizabeth Stuart were historical, art-historical and cultural figures of major importance.
Frederick V, Elector Palatine (1596-1632), known as the Winter King, married Elizabeth Stuart, daughter of James I of England (and VI of Scotland) in 1613.
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 I1212: Frederick V Elector Palatine Of The Rhine ( - 29 NOV 1632)
I1212: Frederick V Elector Palatine Of The Rhine (- 29 NOV 1632)
Spouses of Frederick V Elector Palatine Of The Rhine
Descendants of Frederick V Elector Palatine Of The Rhine and Elizabeth Stuart
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[The Palatinate of the Rhine was one of the seven ancient German electorates whose rulers elected the Holy Roman Emperor; its capital was Heidelberg].
Frederick and Elizabeth were forced to flee to Holland and Frederick lost not only Bohemia but also, ultimately, his electoral status and territories.
She and Frederick were the parents of the Cavalry commander Prince Rupert and of Sophia, the mother of the future George I of England.
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 CATHOLIC ENCYCLOPEDIA: Austro-Hungarian Monarchy
Leopold V, the Virtuous, son of Henry II, took part in the Third Crusade and fought so bravely that, as we are told, his armour was stained blood red, and only the part under the sword belt remained white.
Leopold's son and successor, Frederick II, the last of the Babenberg line, was knighted with much religious pomp at the feast of the Purification of the Virgin, 1232, in the castle church.
The Elector Palatine Frederick V, the head of the Protestant League and of the German Calvinists, was elected King of Bohemia.
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 Sophia of the Palatinate - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-21)
He was appointed as Elector of Hanover in 1692.
Upon her death, Sophia's eldest son Elector Georg Ludwig of Hanover became heir presumptive in her place, and weeks later succeeded Queen Anne as King George I of Great Britain.
Sophia's daughter Sophia Charlotte of Hanover (1668-1705) married Frederick I of Prussia, from whom the later Prussian kings and German emperors descend.
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At the age of 17 she was married to Frederick V, elector of the Palatinate.
Frederick, a Protestant, was chosen king of Bohemia in 1619.
Frederick and Elizabeth were forced to seek asylum abroad, eventually settling in The Hague.
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Frederick III Frederick III, king of Prussia: see Frederick III, 1831-88, emperor of Germany and king of Prussia.
Frederick V Frederick V, elector palatine: see Frederick the Winter King.
Frederick Augustus I Frederick Augustus I, elector of Saxony: see Augustus II, king of Poland.
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 Frederick V --  Britannica Concise Encyclopedia - The online encyclopedia you can trust!
elector Palatine of the Rhine, king of Bohemia (as Frederick I, 1619–20), and head of the Protestant union against Catholic Austria at the beginning of the Thirty Years' War.
Abandoned by his allies, however, Frederick was routed in the Battle of the White Mountain, near Prague (Nov. 8, 1620), by the armies of the Catholic League under Johann Tserclaes, Graf von Tilly.
Spanish and Bavarian troops occupied the Palatinate, Frederick's electoral dignities were transferred to Maximilian I of Bavaria (1623), and in 1628 Bavaria annexed the Upper Palatinate.
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 Frederick Schomberg, 1st Duke of Schomberg   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-21)
Descended from an old family of the Palatinate, he was born at Heidelberg, the son of Hans Meinard von Schönberg (1582–1616) and Anne, daughter of Edward Dudley, 5th Baron Dudley.
Ultimately he became general-in-chief of the forces of the elector of Brandenburg, and at Berlin he was the acknowledged leader of the thousands of Huguenot refugees there.
Soon afterwards, with the electors consent, he joined the prince of Orange on his expedition to England in 1688, as second in command to the prince.
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 Articles - Frederick I of Sweden   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-21)
Frederick I (Fredrik I) (April 23, 1676–March 25, 1751), was King of Sweden from 1720 and (as Friedrich I von Hessen-Kassel) Landgrave of Hesse-Kassel from 1730 until his death.
Frederick was the son of the great Hessian ruler Karl I von Hessen-Kassel (1654–1730) and Marie Amalie Kettler, Princess of Courland (1653–1711).
Charlotte was daughter of Frederick IV, Elector Palatine (1574–1610) and Louise Juliana von Orange-Nassau.
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 Frederick V --  Britannica Concise Encyclopedia - Your gateway to all Britannica has to offer!
Elector palatine of the Rhine (1610–23) and king of Bohemia (as Frederick I) for one winter (1619–20).
German Friedrich known as Frederick the Winter King The Protestant Bohemian estates revolted against the Catholic emperor Ferdinand II and offered the crown to Frederick (1619), making him head of the Protestant union against Catholic Austria at the beginning of the Thirty Years' War.
King Gustavus V of Sweden was born in Drottningholm, near Stockholm, on June 16, 1858.
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 Frederick V : Fredrick V
Frederick V or Friedrich V von Baden-Durlach (1594-1659)
Frederick V or Friedrich V von der Pfalz (August 16, 1596 -November 29, 1632), also known as Frederick V, Elector Palatine.
Frederick V or Frederik V, King of Denmark and Norway (ruled 1746-1766)
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 ELIZABETH (1596-1662) - Encyclopedia Britannica - ELIZABETH (1596-1662) - JCSM's Study Center   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-21)
ELIZABETH (1596-1662), consort of Frederick V., elector palatine and titular king of Bohemia, was the eldest daughter of James I. of Great Britain and of Anne of Denmark, and was born at Falkland Castle in Fifeshire in August 1596.
of Spain, and Frederick V., the elector palatine.
She accompanied Frederick to Prague in October 1619, and was crowned on the 7th of November.
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 Frederick V - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
There are many different people who may be referred to as Frederick V or Friedrich V.
Friedrich V von der Pfalz (August 16, 1596 -November 29, 1632), also known as Frederick V, Elector Palatine.
Frederik V, King of Denmark and Norway (ruled 1746-1766)
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 The Duke Of Schomberg   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-21)
Schomberg was born on December 16,1615 in Heidelberg, Palatinate.
Schomberg's father was the Protestant court marshal of Frederick V. elector Palatine.
He served under Frederick Henry of Orange in 1633 and under Bernard of Saxe-Weimar during the 30 years war from 1634-1637 in the campaigns on the Upper Rhine.
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 Frederick V, Elector Palatine : Frederick V, elector palatine   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-21)
Frederick V, Elector Palatine : Frederick V, elector palatine
Frederick V or Friedrich V von der Pfalz (August 16, 1596 -November 29, 1632), also known as Frederick V, Elector Palatine was elector palatine of the Rhine Palatinate and briefly titled King of Bohemia.
He was son of the Frederick IV, Elector Palatine[?].
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 Royalty.nu - The History of Germany - German Royalty
The Winter King: Frederick V of the Palatinate and the Coming of the Thirty Years' War by Brennan C. Pursell, David M. Jones.
A detailed biographical account of Frederick V, elector Palatine of the Rhine and king of Bohemia, and an examination of the reasons for the war.
Frederick William IV and the Prussian Monarchy 1840-1861 by David E. Barclay.
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 Frederick V on Encyclopedia.com   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-21)
Frederick C. Branch, first African American Marine officer, dies at 82
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 Anhalt, Christian I, Prince of   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-21)
Christian of Anhalt was the chancellor and chief advisor of Frederick V, elector Palatine, whom he came to dominate.
Frederick's cause slowly failed, until he and Anhalt were forced back onto Prague by advancing Imperial forces.
Frederick's early return to the city meant that Anhalt was in command during the disastrous battle of the White Hill (8 November 1620), which ended Frederick's involvement in Bohemia.
www.rickard.karoo.net /articles/people_anhalt.html   (225 words)

  
 Prince Rupert, Count Palatine   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-21)
Prince Rupert (1619 - 1682) was the third son of Frederick V, Elector Palatine and Elizabeth Stuart, the 'Winter Queen', sister of Charles I.
He was a dashing military leader who fought for the Royalist cause and was active both as an artist - he practised the new technique of mezzotint - and as a patron of art and science.
Its pendant is a portrait of his eldest brother, 'Prince Charles Louis, Count Palatine' also in the Collection.
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