Friedrich II, Duke of Saxe-Gotha-Altenburg

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Friedrich II, Duke of Saxe-Gotha-Altenburg Gender: M
born on 28 July 1676 Jul.Cal. (7 Aug 1676 greg.) at 18:00 (= 6:00 PM )
Place Gotha, Germany, 50n57, 10e41
Timezone LMT m10e41 (is local mean time)
Data source
Rodden Rating B
Collector: Scholfield
Astrology data s_su.18.gif s_leocol.18.gif 15°48' s_mo.18.gif s_cancol.18.gif 24°22 Asc.s_capcol.18.gif 14°46'

Duke of Saxe-Gotha-Altenburg Friedrich II


German nobleman, a duke of Saxe-Gotha-Altenburg. He was the fifth child and first son of Friedrich I, Duke of Saxe-Gotha-Altenburg and Magdalene Sibylle of Saxe-Weissenfels. After the death of his father, in 1691, Friedrich/Frederick II assumed the duchy of Saxe-Gotha-Altenburg. On 7 June 1696, he married his first cousin, Magdalena Augusta of Anhalt-Zerbst. They had nineteen children. He died 23 March 1732.

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Source Notes

Sy Scholfield quotes "Beiträge zum StaatsRecht und der Geschichte von Sachsen: Aus ungedruckten Quellen, Volume 2" by Bernhard Gottlieb Huldreich von Hellfeld and Ludwig Karl von Hellfeld (Wittekindt, 1788), p. 359: "gebohren worden, Freitags, den 28. Julii Anno 1676. abends furß nach 6. Uhren."

Translation: born, Friday, 28 July 1676 in the evening after 6 o'clock.

Note: 28 July 1676 OS was a Friday.


  • Notable : Famous : Royal family (House of Saxe-Gotha-Altenburg)