Viktor Amadeus, Prince of Anhalt-Bernburg

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Viktor Amadeus, Prince of Anhalt-Bernburg Gender: M
born on 21 May 1744 at 08:30 (= 08:30 AM )
Place Schaumburg, Germany, 52n12, 9e13
Timezone LMT m9e13 (is local mean time)
Data source
News report
Rodden Rating A
Collector: Scholfield
Astrology data s_su.18.gif s_gemcol.18.gif 00°28' s_mo.18.gif s_vircol.18.gif 29°12 Asc.s_leocol.18.gif 02°03'

Prince of Anhalt-Bernburg Viktor Amadeus


German prince of the House of Ascania from the Anhalt-Bernburg branch through the sub-branch of Anhalt-Bernburg-Schaumburg-Hoym and a Russian General under the service of Empress Catherine II the Great.

He was the sixth (but fifth surviving) son of Viktor I Amadeus Adolph, Prince of Anhalt-Bernburg-Schaumburg-Hoym, and the third-born by his second wife, Countess Hedwig Sophie Henckel of Donnersmarck.

In Schaumburg on 21 April 1778 Victor Amadeus married Magdalena Sophie (b. Braunfels, 4 June 1742 - d. Homburg vor der Höhe, 21 January 1819), daughter of Friedrich Wilhelm, Prince of Solms-Braunfels. They had one son, Viktor Amadeus (b. Homburg vor der Höhe, 19 June 1779 - d. Homburg vor der Höhe, 4 March 1783).

Viktor Amadeus died on 2 May 1790, aged 45.

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  • Relationship : Marriage 21 April 1778 (Magdalena Sophie)
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  • Family : Change in family responsibilities 19 June 1779 (Birth of son, Viktor)
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Source Notes

Sy Scholfield forwarded news report from "Wiener Zeitung," 6 June 1744, p. 5: "Limburg an der Lahn 22. May. Gestern Morgen zwischen 8. und 9. Uhr ist die Durch!. Fürsten und Frau Hedwlg Sophie Furstin ju Anhalt Schaumburg, auf dafigens Residenz-Schloß mit einem Printzen, zum grosten Vergnügen Ders Familie, entbunden worden, welcher in der Heil. Tauffe den Namen Victor Amadaus echalten."

(Limburg an der Lahn, 22 May. Yesterday morning, between 8 and 9 o'clock, the Princess Madame Hedwig Sophie of Anhalt Schaumburg, at the Palace, was delivered of a Prince, who, in the Holy Baptism, was given the names Victor Amadeus).


  • Family : Relationship : Number of Marriages (One)
  • Family : Parenting : Kids 1-3 (One son)
  • Vocation : Military : Military career (Russian General)
  • Notable : Famous : Royal family (House of Ascania)