Wilhelm, Duke of Saxe-Weimar

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Wilhelm, Duke of Saxe-Weimar Gender: M
born on 11 April 1598 Jul.Cal. (21 Apr 1598 greg.) at 02:00 (= 02:00 AM )
Place Altenburg, Germany, 50n59, 12e26
Timezone LMT m12e26 (is local mean time)
Data source
Rodden Rating B
Collector: Scholfield
Astrology data s_su.18.gif s_taucol.18.gif 00°34' s_mo.18.gif s_libcol.18.gif 25°38 Asc.s_capcol.18.gif 29°27'

Duke of Saxe-Weimar Wilhelm


German nobleman, a duke of Saxe-Weimar. Wilhelm was the fifth (but third surviving) son of Johann, Duke of Saxe-Weimar, and Dorothea Maria of Anhalt. He was brother to Bernard of Saxe-Weimar, a successful Protestant general in the Thirty Years' War, and to Ernest I, Duke of Saxe-Gotha (later Altenburg), a successful and well regarded ruler known as "The Pious". On 23 May 1625, Wilhelm married Eleonore Dorothea, daughter of John George I, Prince of Anhalt-Dessau. They had nine children. He died in Weimar, 17 May 1662.

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  • Relationship : Marriage 23 May 1625 Jul.Cal. (2 June 1625 greg.)
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  • Death, Cause unspecified 17 May 1662 Jul.Cal. (27 May 1662 greg.)
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Source Notes

Sy Scholfield quotes "Geschichte des herzoglichen Fürstenhauses Sachsen-Weimar und Eisenach" by Johann Gottlieb Gottschalg (Friedrich Severin, 1797), p. 104-5: "... den 11. April 1598 früh nach zwei Uhr gebohren."


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