Friedrich I, Margrave of Brandenburg-Ansbach

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Friedrich I, Margrave of Brandenburg-Ansbach Gender: M
born on 2 May 1460 Jul.Cal. (11 May 1460 greg.) at 13:00 (= 1:00 PM )
Place Ansbach, Germany, 49n17, 10e34
Timezone LMT m10e34 (is local mean time)
Data source
Rodden Rating B
Collector: Scholfield
Astrology data s_su.18.gif s_taucol.18.gif 20°43' s_mo.18.gif s_libcol.18.gif 16°03 Asc.s_vircol.18.gif 11°29'

Margrave of Brandenburg-Ansbach Friedrich I


German nobleman, as the eldest son of Albrecht III, Margrave of Brandenburg by his second wife Anna, daughter of Friedrich II, Elector of Saxony. His elder half-brother was the Elector Johann Cicero of Brandenburg. Friedrich succeeded his father as Margrave of Ansbach in 1486 and his younger brother as Margrave of Bayreuth in 1495.

On 14 February 1479 at Frankfurt (Oder) he was married to Sophia of Poland (6 April 1464 – 5 October 1512), daughter of King Casimir IV of Poland by his wife Elisabeth of Habsburg, and sister of King Sigismund I of Poland. They had seventeen children.

He died on 4 April 1536, aged 75, in Ansbach.

Link to Wikipedia biography


  • parent->child relationship with Albert of Prussia (born 17 May 1490 Jul.Cal. (26 May 1490 greg.))
  • parent->child relationship with Georg der Fromme (born 4 March 1484 Jul.Cal. (13 Mar 1484 greg.))


  • Relationship : Marriage 14 February 1479 Jul.Cal. (23 Feb 1479 greg.) (Sophia of Poland)
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  • Death, Cause unspecified 4 April 1536 Jul.Cal. (14 Apr 1536 greg.) (Age 75)
    chart Placidus Equal_H.

Source Notes

Sy Scholfield quotes from ANTIQUITATES ET MEMORABILIA NORDGRAVIAE VETERIS by Johann Heinrichs von Falckenstein (1743), p. 290: "Anno 1460, den 2. May, um 1. Uhr Nach=mittag das Licht der Welt." Wikipedia has 8 May, no source given.


  • Family : Relationship : Marriage more than 15 Yrs
  • Family : Parenting : Kids more than 3 (Seventeen)
  • Notable : Famous : Royal family (House of Hohenzollern)