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Friedrich (Buren) von Brandenburg (1413 - 1471)

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Friedrich (Friedrich II) "Markgraf und Kurfürst von Brandenburg" von Brandenburg formerly Buren
Born in Tangermünde, Deutschlandmap
Ancestors ancestors
Husband of — married [date unknown] in Nurembergmap
Descendants descendants
Died in Neustadt an der Aisch, Deutschlandmap
Profile last modified | Created 12 May 2012
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Categories: Hohenzollern-Brandenburg | House of Hohenzollern.

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Friedrich II (Buren) von Brandenburg is a member of the House of Hohenzollern.
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Preceded by
Friedrich I. von Brandenburg
Elector of Brandenburg
1440 - 1471
Succeeded by
Albrecht III. von Brandenburg

Biography

Friedrich II., Margrave and Elector of Brandenburg, was born on November 19, 1413. He was the second son of Friedrich I. von Brandenburg and Elisabeth von Bayern. He died on February 10, 1471. He was succeeded as Elector of Brandenburg by his younger brother Albrecht III. von Brandenburg.

On June 11, 1446, Friedrich married Katharina von Sachsen, daughter of the Elector Friedrich I. von Sachsen and Katharina von Braunschweig-Lüneburg. They had 4 children:

Sources

  • Theodor Hirsch: Friedrich II., Kurfürst und Markgraf von Brandenburg. In: Historische Kommission bei der Bayerischen Akademie der Wissenschaften (Hrsg.): Allgemeine Deutsche Biographie, Band 7 (1878), S. 475–480.


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