George III | Biography, Madness, & Facts | Britannica Born: June 4, 1738 London England Died: January 29, 1820 (aged 81) Windsor Castle England (Anniversary tomorrow) Title / Office: king (1814-1820), Hanover king (1801-1820), United Kingdom king (1760-1820), Ireland king (1760-1800), Great Britain ... (Show more) Founder: Royal Academy of Arts
She married the future Frederick III, German Emperor at the age of 17 and went on to have eight children with him. Tragically, his reign would last just 99 days as he was already suffering from throat cancer. A Most English Princess by Clare McHugh is a novel about the early life of Victoria and the early years of her marriage to Frederick.
Frederick Henry, prince of Orange, count of Nassau, Dutch Frederik Hendrik, Prins Van Oranje, Graaf Van Nassau, (born Jan. 29, 1584, Delft, Holland—died March 14, 1647, The Hague), the third hereditary stadtholder (1625–47) of the United Provinces of the Netherlands, or Dutch Republic, the youngest son of William I the Silent and successor to his half-brother Maurice, prince of Orange.
From left, on the podium (in black): Crown Prince Frederick (later Frederick III ), his father the emperor, and Frederick I of Baden, proposing a toast to the new emperor. At centre (in white): Otto von Bismarck, first Chancellor of Germany, Helmuth von Moltke the Elder, Prussian Chief of Staff.
Born during the reign of his great-uncle Frederick William IV of Prussia, Wilhelm was the son of Prince Frederick William and Victoria, Princess Royal. Through his mother, he was the eldest grandchild of Queen Victoria of the United Kingdom. In March 1888, Wilhelm's father ascended the German and Prussian thrones as Frederick III.
Post-mortem photo of Friederich III. Known as “99-Tage Kaiser” (99-Days Emperor) he was German Emperor and King of Prussia from 9 March-15 June 1888, before succumbing to throat cancer. 109 14 r/monarchism Join • 1 mo. ago A village built by King Charles. Poundbury, UK r/ArchitecturalRevival • 1 mo. ago • u/epic-yolo-swag Poundbury, Uk.
Karl Friedrich Schinkel (1781–1841), architect and painter Johann Conrad Schlaun (1695–1773), architect Gottfried Semper (1803–1879), architect Albert Speer (1905–1981), architect Wilhelm Kreis (1873–1955), architect Artists[ Main article: List of German artists See also: List of German architects and List of German painters
Charlemagne, also called Charles I, byname Charles the Great, (born April 2, 747?—died January 28, 814, Aachen, Austrasia [now in Germany]), king of the Franks (768–814), king of the Lombards (774–814), and first emperor (800–814) of the Romans and of what was later called the Holy Roman Empire. Early years
After 1635, the Empire became one theatre in a wider struggle between France, supported by Sweden, and Emperor Ferdinand III, allied with Spain. This concluded with the 1648 Peace of Westphalia, whose provisions included greater autonomy within the Empire for states like Bavaria and Saxony, as well as acceptance of Dutch independence by Spain.