Wilhelm, Prince of Saxe-Gotha-Altenburg

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Prince of of Saxe-Gotha-Altenburg Wilhelm - natal chart (Placidus)
Prince of of Saxe-Gotha-Altenburg Wilhelm
natal chart (Placidus)
natal chart English style (Equal houses)
Name
Wilhelm, Prince of of Saxe-Gotha-Altenburg Gender: M
Wilhelm Carl Christian
born on 12 March 1701 at 00:30 (= 12:30 AM )
Place Gotha, Germany, 50n57, 10e41
Timezone LMT m10e41 (is local mean time)
Data source
Bio/autobiography
Rodden Rating B
Collector: Scholfield
Astrology data s_su.18.gif s_piscol.18.gif 21°13' s_mo.18.gif s_aricol.18.gif 15°38 Asc.s_sagcol.18.gif 01°32'



Biography

German nobility, a prince of Saxe-Gotha-Altenburg and imperial general. Wilhelm was the son of Friedrich II, Duke of Saxe-Gotha-Altenburg (1676–1732) and Magdalena Augusta (1679–1740), daughter of Karl Wilhelm von Anhalt-Zerbst. In 1734 Wilhelm joined the service of Emperor Charles VI as General sergeant, leading two regiments. In 1738 he was Field Marshal Lieutenant General and in 1750 imperial general. On 8 November 1742 in Hamburg Wilhelm married Anna (1709-1758), daughter of Christian August of Schleswig-Holstein-Gottorp and aunt of Catherine the Great. The marriage remained childless. Wilhelm Carl Christian died on 31 May 1771 in Tonna.

Link to Wikipedia biography (German)

Events

Source Notes

Sy Scholfield quotes "Die Durchläuchtige Häuser in Europa" (1708), p. 219: "Wilhelmus, geb. 13 Martii 1701. Nachts zwifchen 12. und 1. Uhr." [Translation: "Wilhelmus, born 13 March 1701, betwixt 12 and 1 o'clock at night."

Categories

  • Vocation : Military : Military service (Imperial general)
  • Notable : Famous : Royal family (House of Saxe-Gotha-Altenburg)