hace 4 días · This article lists dukes, electors, and kings ruling over different territories named Saxony from the beginning of the Saxon Duchy in the 6th century to the end of the German monarchies in 1918. The electors of Saxony from John the Steadfast onwards have been Lutheran until Augustus II of Saxony converted to Catholicism in order to be elected King of Poland and Grand Duke of Lithuania. His descendants have since been Catholic.
John, Constable of Portugal Infante John, Constable of Portugal ( Portuguese: João, Portuguese pronunciation: [ʒuˈɐ̃w̃]; 13 January 1400 – 18 October 1442) was a Portuguese infante (prince) of the House of Aviz, Constable of Portugal and master of the Portuguese Order of St. James (Santiago).
hace 3 días · Josias, Hereditary Prince of Waldeck and Pyrmont was the heir apparent to Waldeck and Pyrmont. At the end of WWI, his family lost their Principality as Waldeck and Pyrmont became a Free State in the new Weimar Republic. On 1 November 1929, Josias joined Adolf Hitler's Nazi Party, becoming a member of the SS in 1930.
hace 3 días · In 1854 Frederick Augustus II's brother, King John of Saxony, succeeded to the throne. A scholar, King John translated Dante.  King John followed a federalistic and pro-Austrian policy throughout the early 1860s until the outbreak of the Austro-Prussian War.
15/11/2022 · Prince Johann Georg of Saxony is from German. Prince Johann Georg of Saxony’s Net Worth: $1-5 Million Age, Height & Body Measurements Prince Johann Georg of Saxony has died on 69 years (age at death). Prince Johann Georg of Saxony’s height Unknown & weight Not Available right. Full body measurements, dress & shoe size will be updated soon.
10/11/2022 · Rudolph II, the Holy Roman Emperor, employed Savery at his court in Prague, where he painted for the prince-electors of Saxony with their cabinets of curiosities. Despite their recent discovery by Western science, the exotic animals are depicted by Savery with incredible precision and anatomical accuracy, again indicating the prince-electors’ fascination with the nature of the world abroad.
28/11/2022 · Birth of Gero Friedrich Johann, son of Prince Daniel and Princess Sandra of Saxony at the Klinik Dresden-Friedrichstadt, Dresden, Germany. 21 April Birth of María , daughter of the Duke and Duchess of Noto (Two Sicilies) in Cuidad Real, Spain.