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John Sigismund, Elector of Brandenburg (1572-1620)

"John Sigismund (German: Johann Sigismund; 8 November 1572 – 23 December 1619) was a Prince-elector of the Margraviate of Brandenburg from the House of Hohenzollern. He became the Duke of Prussia through his marriage to Duchess Anna, the eldest daughter of Duke Albert Frederick of Prussia who died without sons. Their marriage resulted in the creation of Brandenburg-Prussia." - (en.wikipedia.org 29.10.2019)

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Background

official Kurfürst Brandenburg (State)
was born Halle (Saale) 08.11.1572
died Berlin 02.01.1620
was buried Berliner Dom
son of Joachim Frederick, Elector of Brandenburg (1546-1608) [father of], Catherine of Brandenburg-Küstrin (1549-1602) [mother of]
Husband of Duchess Anna of Prussia (1576-1625)
father of George William, Elector of Brandenburg (1595-1640) [son of], Duchess Anna of Prussia (1576-1625) [mother of]
father of Joachim Sigismund von Brandenburg (1603-1625) [son of], Duchess Anna of Prussia (1576-1625) [mother of]
father of Anna Sophia von Brandenburg (1598-1659) [daughter of], Duchess Anna of Prussia (1576-1625) [mother of]
father of Maria Eleonora of Brandenburg (1599-1655) [daughter of], Duchess Anna of Prussia (1576-1625) [mother of]
father of Catherine of Brandenburg (1602-1644) [daughter of], Duchess Anna of Prussia (1576-1625) [mother of]

Biography

bridegroom Duchess Anna of Prussia (1576-1625) Kaliningrad 30.10.1594

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Die Ostseekönigin und der Rhein huldigen dem Kurfürsten Johann Sigismund"Preussens Herrscherhaus"
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Was depicted (Actor) John Sigismund, Elector of Brandenburg (1572-1620)
Template creation Julius Schoppe (1795-1868)
Printing plate produced Carl Mittag
[Relation to person or institution] Joachim Frederick, Elector of Brandenburg (1546-1608)

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Brandenburg (State)13.00805568695152.361946105957place of actiondb_images_gestaltung/generalsvg/place-biog.svg0.0622
Halle (Saale)11.9719448089651.483055114746Place of birth db_images_gestaltung/generalsvg/place-biog.svg0.07522
Berlin13.40833282470752.518333435059Place of deathdb_images_gestaltung/generalsvg/place-biog.svg0.07522
Berliner Dom13.40111064910952.519165039062Burial placedb_images_gestaltung/generalsvg/place-biog.svg0.0622
Kaliningrad20.554.716667175293place of weddingdb_images_gestaltung/generalsvg/place-biog.svg0.0622

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