Fredrik Adolf, Prince of Sweden

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Name
Fredrik Adolf, Prince of Sweden Gender: M
born on 18 July 1750 at 10:00 (= 10:00 AM )
Place Stockholm, Sweden, 59n20, 18e03
Timezone LMT m18e03 (is local mean time)
Data source
News report
Rodden Rating A
Collector: Scholfield
Astrology data s_su.18.gif s_cancol.18.gif 25°28' s_mo.18.gif s_capcol.18.gif 13°24 Asc.s_vircol.18.gif 27°30'



Prince of Sweden Fredrik Adolf (1770)

Biography

Swedish duke, described as "the most beautiful Prince in Europe," who never married and had no task in his life other than the ceremonial, and spent his life wasting money and involving himself in love affairs.

He was the youngest son of King Adolf Fredrik of Sweden and Luisa Ulrike of Prussia, a sister of Frederick the Great, King of Prussia. He was given the title Duke of Östergötland on 8 September 1772 and the Tullgarn Palace as his residence.

Fredrik was made colonel in 1762, general major in 1768, general lieutenant in 1774, commander of the Västmanland regiment in 1775 and field marshal in 1792.

In 1800, Fredrik Adolf left Sweden for health reasons and travelled to Germany and then to France. He died in Montpellier, France on 12 December 1803, aged 53.

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Source Notes

Sy Scholfield forwarded news report from "Haerlemse courante," 1 Aug. 1750, p. 1: "Stokholm den 21 July. Vobrieden Saturdag den 18 deezer om 10 uuren is haare koninglyke Hoogheyd de Kroon-Princes tot groote vreugde van't geheeie Ryk op het Luft-Slot Drottingholm van een Prins in de kraam bevallen."

(Stockholm, 21 July. On Saturday 18th, at 10 o'clock [AM], Her Highness the Crown-Princess brought great joy to the Empire by giving birth to a prince at Drottingholm).

Categories

  • Traits : Body : Appearance gorgeous
  • Family : Relationship : Married late/never (Never)
  • Family : Parenting : Kids none
  • Lifestyle : Financial : Extravagant
  • Lifestyle : Financial : Loss - Financial crisis (Money waster)
  • Passions : Sexuality : Extremes in quantity (Womaniser)
  • Vocation : Military : Military career
  • Notable : Famous : Royal family (House of Holstein-Gottorp)