Friedrich Karl, Prince of Prussia (1828)
|Birthname||Friedrich Carl Nicolaus|
|born on||20 March 1828 at 10:30 (= 10:30 AM )|
|Place||Berlin, Germany, 52n29, 13e21|
|Timezone||LMT m13e21 (is local mean time)|
|Astrology data||29°47' 25°49 Asc. 08°32'|
German prince, the son of Prince Karl (Charles) of Prussia (1801–1883) and his wife, Princess Marie of Saxe-Weimar-Eisenach (1808–1877).
The prince served as a captain during the Schleswig campaign of 1848 and as a major in a campaign in Baden during which he was wounded. During the following peace years he was promoted to colonel in 1852, major general in 1854 and lieutenant general in 1856. He served with distinction in the Austro-Prussian War and the Franco-Prussian War.
On 29 November 1854 at Dessau he married Princess Maria Anna of Anhalt-Dessau (1837–1906), daughter of Leopold IV, Duke of Anhalt. They had five children. He died on 15 June 1885.
- parent->child relationship with Elisabeth Anna, Princess of Prussia (born 8 February 1857)
- parent->child relationship with Friedrich Leopold, Prince of Prussia (born 14 November 1865)
- parent->child relationship with Louise Margaret, Duchess of Connaught-Strathearn (born 25 July 1860)
- parent->child relationship with Marie Elisabeth, Princess of Prussia (born 14 September 1855)
- child->parent relationship with Carl, Prince of Prussia (born 29 June 1801)
- child->parent relationship with Marie, Princess of Saxe-Weimar-Eisenach (1808) (born 3 February 1808)
- spouse relationship with Maria Anna, Princess of Anhalt-Dessau (born 14 September 1837). Notes: 1854-1885
- sibling relationship with Anna, Princess of Prussia (born 17 May 1836)
- sibling relationship with Luise, Princess of Prussia (1829) (born 1 March 1829)
- other kin relationship with Albrecht, Prince of Prussia (1809) (born 4 October 1809)
Sy Scholfield quotes "Prinz Friedrich Karl von Preussen: Denkwürdigkeiten aus seinem Leben, vornehmlich auf Grund des schriftlichen Nachlasses des Prinzen, Volume 1" by Wolfgang Foerster (Deutsche Verlags-Anstalt, 1910), p. 11: "Am 20. März 1828 um 11 Uhr vormittags erblickte Prinz Friedrich Karl von Preußen im Königlichen Schlosse zu Berlin das Licht der Welt."
Translation: On 20 March 1828 at 11 o'clock in the morning Prince Friedrich Karl of Prussia first saw the light of day in the Royal castle in Berlin.
Same data in "Deutsche Revue: eine Monatschrift, Volume 35, Parts 1-2" (C. Habel, 1910), p. 1: "Aus dem Jugendleben des Prinzen Friedrich Karl von Preußen Nach eigenhändigen Niederschriften und Briefen des Prinzen'): Am 20. März 1828 um 11 Uhr vormittags erblickte Prinz Friedrich Karl von Preußen im Königlichen Schloffe zu Berlin das Licht der Welt."
Translation: From the early life of Prince Friedrich Karl of Prussia, from handwritten transcripts and letters of the Prince): On March 20, 1828 at 11 o'clock in the morning Prince Friedrich Karl of Prussia first saw the light of day in the Berlin Royal castle.
On 6 January 2017, Scholfield changed the time from 11am to 10:30am (and the rating from B to A), having forwarded news report from "Wiener Zeitung," 29 March 1828, p. 2: "Berliner Blätter melden unter dem 20. März: Heute Vormittag um 10 1/2 Uhr sind Ihre königl. Hoheit die Prinzessinn-Gemahlinn des Prinzen Carl von Preußen zur Freude Gr. Maj. d«S Königs und des ganzen königl. HauseS von einem Prinzen glücklich entbunden worden." (Berlin papers report on the 20th March: This morning at 10:30 o'clock Her Royal Highness the Princess of Prince Carl of Prussia to the joy of His Majesty the King and the whole royal house, was happily delivered of a prince).
- Vocation : Military : Military career
- Notable : Famous : Royal family (House of Hohenzollern)