Konrad Witz
Konrad Witz (1400/1410 probably in Rottweil, Germany – winter 1445/spring 1446 in Basel, Switzerland) was a German-born painter, active mainly in Basel, Switzerland. His 1444 panel, The Miraculous Dra...
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John IV, Landgrave of Leuchtenberg
John IV, Landgrave of Leuchtenberg (1470 in Pfreimd – 1 September 1531 in Grünsfeld) was Landgrave of Leuchtenberg from 1487 until his death. He was the son and heir of Landgrave Frederick V of...
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Wenceslaus, King of the Romans
Wenceslaus (also Wenceslas; Czech: Václav; German: Wenzel, nicknamed der Faule ("the Idle"); 26 February 1361 – 16 August 1419) was, by inheritance, King of Bohemia (as Wenceslaus IV) fro...
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Reinhard III, Count of Hanau
Count Reinhard III of Hanau (22 April 1412 – 20 April 1452 in Heidelberg) was Count of Hanau from 1451 until his death. He was the son of Count Reinhard II of Hanau and his wife, Catherine of Na...
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Enno Edzardisna
Enno Edzardisna (also known as Enno Cirksena, Enno Attena and Enno Syardsna; c. 1380 – c. 1450) was a chieftain of Norden, Greetsiel, Berum and Pilsum in East Frisia. He was the son...
Adriana of Nassau-Dillenburg
Adriana of Nassau-Dillenburg (7 February 1449 – 15 January 1477) was a daughter of Count John IV of Nassau-Dillenburg and his wife Maria of Loon-Heinsberg.She died on 15 January 1477 and was bur...
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Albert, Margrave of Baden-Hachberg
Albert, Margrave of Baden-Hachberg (1456 at Hachberg Castle – 1488 in Damme) was a Margrave of Baden.He was the son of Margrave Charles I of Baden and Catherine of Austria. In 1475, Charles I d...
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Philip of Cleves (bishop)
Philip of Cleves (1 January 1467 – 5 March 1505) was a son of John I, duke of Cleves, and Elizabeth of Nevers. After several minor ecclesiastical posts, Philip was bishop of Nevers from 1500 until hi...
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Nicholas von Renys
Nicholas von Renys (German: Nikolaus von Renys; Polish: Mikołaj z Ryńska) (1360–1411) was a secular member of the Teutonic Knights and a participant in the Polish–Lithuanian–Teutonic War (1409...
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Yaakov ben Moshe Levi Moelin
Yaakov ben Moshe Levi Moelin (Hebrew: יעקב בן משה מולין‎) (c. 1365 – September 14, 1427) was a Talmudist and posek (authority on Jewish law) best known for his codification of the cust...
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Frederick I, Margrave of Brandenburg-Ansbach
Frederick I of Ansbach and Bayreuth (also known as Frederick V; German: Friedrich II. von Brandenburg-Ansbach-Kulmbach or Friedrich der Ältere; 8 May 1460 – 4 April 1536) was born at Ansbach as th...
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Catherine of Nassau-Beilstein
Katharina of Nassau-Beilstein (died: 6 September 1459) was the daughter of Count Henry II of Nassau-Beilstein and his wife, Katharina of Randerode. By marriage, she was a Countess of Hanau.
She m...
Jacob Ziegler
The humanist and theologian Jacob Ziegler (c. 1470/71 — August 1549) of Landau, was an itinerant scholar of geography and cartographer, who lived a wandering life in Europe. He studied at the Universi...
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Bernhard III, Margrave of Baden-Baden
Bernhard III, Margrave of Baden-Baden (7 October 1474 – 29 June 1536) inherited in 1515 part of his fathers margraviate of Baden. He ruled his part from 1515 until 1536.His two brothers, Ernest...
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Bernard II, Margrave of Baden-Baden
Bernhard II of Baden (born: 1428 or 1429 at Hohenbaden Castle in Baden-Baden; died: 15 July 1458 in Moncalieri, Turin), was the second son of Margrave Jacob of Baden and his wife, Catherine of Lorrain...
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Philip I, Count of Hanau-Münzenberg
Count Philipp I of Hanau-Münzenberg, nicknamed Philipp the Younger, (20 September 1449, at Windecken Castle – 26 August 1500) was a son of Count Reinhard III of Hanau and Countess Palatine Marga...
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Eric I, Count of Hoya
Eric I, Count of Hoya (1370-1426) was a German nobleman. He was the ruling Count of Upper Hoya from 1377 until his death.
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Frederick I, Count Palatine of Simmern
Frederick I, the Hunsrücker (German: Friedrich I.) (19 November 1417 – 29 November 1480) was the Count Palatine of Simmern from 1459 until 1480.Frederick was born in 1417 to Stephen, Count Palatine of...
Barbara Zápolya
Barbara Zápolya (1495–1515) was Queen of Poland and Grand Duchess of Lithuania as the first wife of King Sigismund I the Old. Marriage to Barbara represented an alliance between Sigismund and th...
Edzard Cirksena
Edzard Cirksena (born: Edzard Edzardisna; died: 1441) was an East Frisian chieftain at Greetsiel, Norden, Emden and Brokmerland.He and his father Enno Edzardisna had married the last two heiresses of ...
William III, Count of Henneberg-Schleusingen
Count William III of Henneberg-Schleusingen(12 March 1434 – 25 May 1480 in Salurn) was a member of the House of Henneberg. He was the son of William II of Henneberg and Catherine of Hanau. Wi...
Albert VI, Duke of Mecklenburg
Albert VI, Duke of Mecklenburg (German: Albrecht VI., Herzog zu Mecklenburg; 1438 - before 27 April 1483) was a Duke of Mecklenburg.Albert was the son of Henry IV, Duke of Mecklenburg, and Dorothe...
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Eric of Saxe-Lauenburg (prince-bishop)
Eric of Sachsen-Lauenburg (born: 1472; died: 20 October 1522) was Bishop of Hildesheim as Eric II from 1502 to 1502 and Bishop of Münster as Eric I from 1508 to 1522.
Eric was one of ten children ...
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Gerhard VII, Count of Holstein-Rendsburg
Gerhard VII, Count of Holstein-Rendsburg (1404 – 24 July 1433 in Emmerich am Rhein) was Count of Holstein-Rendsburg and by claim also Duke of Schleswig, as Gerhard III. He was the youngest son ...
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Frederick I, Elector of Brandenburg
Frederick (German: Friedrich; September 21, 1371 in Nuremberg – September 20, 1440) was Burgrave of Nuremberg as Frederick VI and Elector of Brandenburg as Frederick I. He was a son of Burgr...
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Andreas Karlstadt
Andreas Rudolph Bodenstein von Karlstadt (1486 – December 24, 1541), better known as Andreas Karlstadt or Andreas Carlstadt or Karolostadt, was a German Christian theologian during the Protestan...
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Catherine of Schwarzburg-Blankenburg
Katharina of Schwarzburg-Blankenburg (after 1470 – 27 November 1514) was the wife of Count Reinhard IV of Hanau-Münzenberg (14 March 1473 – 30 January 1512).She was a daughter of Günther X...
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