Albrecht Achilles (Hohenzollern) von Brandenburg

Albrecht (Hohenzollern) von Brandenburg (1414 - 1486)

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Albrecht (Albrecht Achilles) "Kurfürst von Brandenburg" von Brandenburg formerly Hohenzollern
Born in Tangermünde, Deutschlandmap
Ancestors ancestors
Husband of — married in Heilsbronn, Bayern, Deutschlandmap
Husband of — married in Ansbach, Bayern, Deutschlandmap
Descendants descendants
Died in Frankfurt am Main, Deutschlandmap
Profile last modified | Created 28 Jun 2015
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Categories: Hohenzollern-Brandenburg | House of Hohenzollern.

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Preceded by
Friedrich II. von Brandenburg
Elector of Brandenburg
1471 - 1486
Succeeded by
Johann von Brandenburg

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Biography

Albrecht III. (Achilles), Elector of Brandenburg, was born November 9, 1414. He was the son of Friedrich I. von Brandenburg and Elisabeth von Bayern. He died on March 11, 1486.

In 1446 Albrecht married Margarete von Baden, daughter of Margrave Jakob I. von Baden and Katharina von Lothringen. They had 4 children:

On November 12, 1458 Friedrich married Anna von Sachsen, daughter of Elector Friedrich II. von Sachsen and Margarethe von Österreich. They had 13 children:

  • Friedrich V.
  • Amalie
  • Anna
  • Barbara
  • Albrecht
  • Sibylle
  • Siegmund
  • Albrecht
  • Dorothea
  • Georg
  • Elisabeth
  • Magdalene
  • Anastasia

Sources

  • Willy Böhm: Albrecht Achilles. In: Historische Kommission bei der Bayerischen Akademie der Wissenschaften (Hrsg.): Allgemeine Deutsche Biographie, Band 1 (1875), S. 243–252.


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