12/09/2022 · The elector of the Palatinate (German: Kurfürst von der Pfalz) ruled the Electoral Palatinate of the Rhine in the Kingdom of Germany and the Holy Roman Empire from 915 to 1803. The title holder was a member of the small group of prince-electors who elected the emperor of the Holy Roman Empire ; the counts palatine of smaller states were not electors.
18/09/2022 · Who is this Count Adolf? He was born in Dillenburg on 11 July 1540 as fourth of the five sons of Count Wilhelm I “The Rich”of Nassau-Dillenburg and his second wife Countess Juliana zu Stolberg. And he was killed in action in 1568. 1568 is seen as the starting year of the Eighty Years’ War, also called the Dutch War of Independence – a revolt of the seventeen Dutch provinces against the Spanish.
31/08/2022 · Augustus (German: August von Pfalz-Sulzbach; 2 October 1582 – 14 August 1632) was Count Palatine of Sulzbach from 1614 until 1632.
02/09/2022 · Common languages: German: Religion : Dominant confession among the population was Roman Catholic (to 1556), Lutheran (1556–1563) and Calvinist (from 1563); Roman Catholicism regained official recognition after 1685.
09/09/2022 · County Palatine T. T. Wilkinson 2016-03-09 This vintage book contains a comprehensive encyclopedia of the folk-lore of Lancashire. The north of England has enjoyed a particularly rich history of folk-lore, having been influenced by the cultures of the Celts, Angles, Teutonic people, Scandinavians, the Normans, and more.
12/09/2022 · Rupert, Count Palatine of the Rhine (1619–1682); had two illegitimate children; Maurice of the Palatinate (16 January 1621 – 1 September 1652) Louise Hollandine of the Palatinate (18 April 1622 – 11 February 1709) Louis (21 August 1624 – 24 December 1624) Edward, Count Palatine of Simmern (1625–1663); married Anne Gonzaga, had issue