Johann Kasimir, Count Palatine of Kleeburg

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Johann Kasimir, Count Palatine of Kleeburg‏ Gender: M
born on 12 April 1589 Jul.Cal. (22 Apr 1589 greg.) at 08:00 (= 08:00 AM )
Place Zweibrücken, Germany, 49n15, 7e21
Timezone LMT m7e21 (is local mean time)
Data source
Rodden Rating B
Collector: Scholfield
Astrology data s_su.18.gif s_taucol.18.gif 01°58' s_mo.18.gif s_cancol.18.gif 26°08 Asc.s_cancol.18.gif 00°28'

Count Palatine of Kleeburg‏ Johann Kasimir


Swedish prince, the son of Johan I, Count Palatine of Zweibrücken and his wife, Duchess Magdalene of Jülich-Cleves-Berg. He founded a branch of Wittelsbach Counts Palatine often called the Swedish line, because it gave rise to three subsequent kings of Sweden, but more commonly known as the Kleeburg (or Cleebourg) line. On 11 June 1615, Casimir married his second cousin Catherine of Sweden, and their son eventually became King Carl (Charles) X of Sweden. Johann Kasimir died on 18 June 1652 at Stegeborg Castle.

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  • Death, Cause unspecified 18 June 1652 Jul.Cal. (28 June 1652 greg.)
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Source Notes

Sy Scholfield quotes "Ein Pfälzer in Stockholm: Johann Casimir von Pfalz-Zweibrücken-Kleeburg, Schwager und Vertrauter König Gustavs II. Adolf von Schweden im Dreissigjährigen Krieg : Schweden von 1100 bis 1700 : Pfalz-Zweibrücken-Kleeburg von der Reformation bis 1731" by Marlis Zeus (Helmesverlag, 2002), p. 25: "Er kam am 12. April 1589 morgens um 8 Uhr als achtes Kind der Herzogin Magdalene auf die Welt. ... Namensgeber war der Pfalzgraf Johann Casimir von Pfalz-Lautern..."

Translation: He was born into the world on April 12, 1589 at 8 o'clock in the morning as the eighth child of the Duchess Magdalene. ... Namesake of the Count Palatine Johann Casimir von Pfalz-Kaiserslautern...


  • Notable : Famous : Royal family (House of Wittelsbach)