Sophia Dorothea of Celle

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Sophia Dorothea of Celle Gender: F
born on 20 September 1666 (greg.) at 06:00 (= 06:00 AM )
Place Celle, Germany, 52n37, 10e05
Timezone LMT m10e05 (is local mean time)
Data source
Orig source not known
Rodden Rating C
Collector: Bordoni
Astrology data s_su.18.gif s_vircol.18.gif 27°24' s_mo.18.gif s_gemcol.18.gif 12°30 Asc.s_vircol.18.gif 29°31'

Sophia Dorothea of Celle


British Royal family member. She was the repudiated wife of George I, King of Great Britain and mother of George II. The union with her first cousin was an arranged marriage of state, instigated by the machinations of his mother, Sophia of Hanover. She is best remembered for her alleged affair with Philip Christoph von Königsmarck that led to her being imprisoned in the Castle of Ahlden for the last thirty years of her life.

She died 13 November 1726.

Link to Wikipedia biography


Source Notes

Bordoni vol 5 via Ebertin.


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