Friedrich August II, Grand Duke of Oldenburg

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Friedrich August II, Grand Duke of Oldenburg Gender: M
born on 16 November 1852 at 09:30 (= 09:30 AM )
Place Oldenburg, Germany, 53n08, 8e13
Timezone LMT m8e13 (is local mean time)
Data source
News report
Rodden Rating A
Collector: Scholfield
Astrology data s_su.18.gif s_scocol.18.gif 24°13' s_mo.18.gif s_capcol.18.gif 27°23 Asc.s_sagcol.18.gif 15°29'

Grand Duke of Oldenburg Friedrich August II (1902)


Prussian General of Cavalry and the last ruling Grand Duke of Oldenburg. He was the son of Peter II, Grand Duke of Oldenburg and Princess Elisabeth of Saxe-Altenburg. His reign began on 13 June 1900, when his father died, and came to an end on 11 November 1918, shortly before the German monarchy was abolished on 28 November 1918.

On 18 February 1878, he married Princess Elisabeth Anna of Prussia, daughter of Princess Maria Anna of Anhalt-Dessau and Prince Friedrich Karl of Prussia. They had two children. Elisabeth died on 28 August 1895. On 24 October 1896, he married Elisabeth Alexandrine of Mecklenburg-Schwerin. They had five children.

He died on 24 February 1931, aged 78, in Rastede.

Link to Wikipedia biography



  • Relationship : Marriage 18 February 1878 (Princess Elisabeth Anna of Prussia)
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  • Death of Mate 28 August 1895 (Princess Elisabeth Anna of Prussia)
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  • Relationship : Marriage 24 October 1896 (Princess Elisabeth Alexandrine of Mecklenburg-Schwerin)
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Source Notes

Sy Scholfield forwarded news report from "Leipziger Zeitung Jahresübersicht 1852," p. 5529 (19 Nov. 1852, p. 3): "Oldenburg. Oldenburg, 16. Nov. Heute Vormittags 9½ Uhr ward I. k. H. die Erbgroßherzogin von einem Prinzen glücklich entbunden. Man erwartet die Ankunft der Königin von Hannover. (W.-Z)" (Oldenburg. Oldenburg, Nov. 16. This morning at 9:30 am the hereditary grand duchess was happily delivered of a prince. One awaits the arrival of the Queen of Hanover. (W[iener].-Z[eitung])).


  • Family : Relationship : Number of Marriages (Two)
  • Family : Parenting : Kids more than 3 (Seven)
  • Notable : Famous : Royal family (House of Holstein-Gottorp)