4 de sept. de 2023 · Leopold I, Holy Roman Emperor (1640 – 1705), married (1) his first cousin Margaret Theresa of Spain, had four children, only one survived childhood (2) his first cousin and Maria Leopoldine’s niece Claudia Felicitas of Austria, had two children, both died in childhood (3) Eleonor Magdalene of Neuburg, had ten children, five survived childhood
19 de sept. de 2023 · Magdala was an ancient city located on the shores of the Sea of Galilee, carrying its own rich history and symbolism. In ancient times, Magdala was a prosperous city known for its fishing industry and vibrant culture. It was also the birthplace of Mary Magdalene, a prominent figure in biblical history.
1 de sept. de 2023 · So sad to read this morning about the death of Dr Armin Prinz zur Lippe, head of the Princely House of Lippe. He died in Detmold on 20 August 2015 after a short, serious illness. He was born on 18 August 1924 as son of the last reigning prince of Lippe, Fürst Leopold IV, and […]
- Early Life
- Prince of Anhalt-Zerbst
- Sole Ruler of Anhalt
- Death and Succession
Joachim Ernest was born in Dessau on 21 October 1536 as the second son of John V, Prince of Anhalt-Zerbst, by his wife Margaret, daughter of Joachim I Nestor, Elector of Brandenburg. He received an extensive education under the supervision of his father. On 1 February 1549, just thirteen years of age, he was officially admi...
In 1550, after the death of his father, he inherited Anhalt-Zerbst along with his older brother Karl I and his younger brother Bernhard VII. The death of his uncle George III without male heirs permitted him and his brothers, Karl I and Bernhard VII, to inherit Anhalt-Plötzkau in 1553, while the death of his uncle Joachim I permitted ...
In Barby on 3 March 1560 Joachim Ernest married Agnes of Barby-Mühlingen (b. Barby, 23 June 1540 – d. Bernburg, 27 November 1569), daughter of Wolfgang I, Count of Barby-Mühlingen (1502-1564) and his wife, Countess Agnes of Mansfeld(1511-1558). They had six children. In Stuttgart on 9 January 1571 Joachim Ernest married for a second ...
In 1570 the death of his last surviving brother, Bernhard VII, left him as sole ruler of all the Anhalt states, which were finally unified for the first time since their first partition in 1252. Joachim Ernest made Dessauthe seat of his government. Joachim Ernest was a typical Renaissance monarch who generously supported the arts a...
Prince Joachim Ernest died in Dessau on 6 December 1586. Since succession in the territories of Anhalt was not governed by the rules of primogeniture, Joachim Ernest's seven sons shared rule of the territories of Anhalt until 1603, when the five surviving sons divided their lands among themselves.
25 de ago. de 2023 · Take a tour of all the sites of Magdala by the Sea of Galilee. See the latest discoveries and learn about the life of Mary Magdalene, one of Christ's most de...
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15 de sept. de 2023 · What is the meaning of the name Magdalene? The name Magdalene is primarily a female name of Latin origin that means Watchtower, Watchful. A place name used as a surname for people from the village of Magdala on the Sea of Galilee. In the Bible, Mary Magdelene is a follower of Christ.