Christian Ludwig, Duke of Brunswick-Lüneburg

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Christian Ludwig, Duke of Brunswick-Lüneburg Gender: M
born on 25 February 1622 Jul.Cal. (7 Mar 1622 greg.) at 22:15 (= 10:15 PM )
Place Herzberg am Harz, Germany, 51n39, 10e20
Timezone LMT m10e20 (is local mean time)
Data source
Rodden Rating B
Collector: Scholfield
Astrology data s_su.18.gif s_piscol.18.gif 17°17' s_mo.18.gif s_capcol.18.gif 29°25 Asc.s_scocol.18.gif 04°29'

Duke of Brunswick-Lüneburg Christian Ludwig (engraving, about 1645)


German nobleman. From 1641 until 1648 he ruled the Principality of Calenberg, a dynastic subdivision of the Welf duchy of Brunswick-Lüneburg in the Holy Roman Empire, and, from 1648 until his death, the Principality of Lüneburg. In 1642 Christian Ludwig became a member of the Fruitbearing Society. He married Sophia Dorothea, daughter of Duke Philipp of Schleswig-Holstein-Sonderburg-Glücksburg on 9 October 1653. He died childless on 15 March 1665, aged 43, at Celle.

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  • Relationship : Marriage 9 October 1653 Jul.Cal. (19 Oct 1653 greg.)
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  • Death, Cause unspecified 15 March 1665 Jul.Cal. (25 Mar 1665 greg.)
    chart Placidus Equal_H.

Source Notes

Sy Scholfield quotes from the German book "Historisch-statistisch-topographische Beschreibung der Stadt Celle" by Ernst Peter Johann Spangenberg (1826), pp. 266-267: "Christian Ludwig ... im Jahr 1622 d. 25. Februar Abendts kurz nach x Uhren zu Herzberg gebohren."

Translation: Christian Ludwig ... was born in 1622 on 25 February in the evening shortly after ten o'clock in Herzberg.


  • Notable : Famous : Royal family (House of Welf)