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Albert III, Duke of Saxony (1443-1500)

"Albert III (German: Albrecht) (27 January 1443 – 12 September 1500) was a Duke of Saxony. He was nicknamed Albert the Bold or Albert the Courageous and founded the Albertine line of the House of Wettin." - (en.wikipedia.org 31.01.2020)

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official Duke Saxony
official Margrave Meissen
was born Grimma 31.07.1443
died Emden 12.09.1500
son of Friedrich II. von Sachsen (der Sanftmütige) (1412-1464) [father of], Margaret of Austria, Duchess of Savoy (1480-1530) [mother of]
Husband of Sidonie of Poděbrady (1449-1510)
father of Georg "der Bärtige" von Sachsen (1471-1539) [son of], Sidonie of Poděbrady (1449-1510) [mother of]
father of Heinrich von Sachsen (1473-1541) [son of], Sidonie of Poděbrady (1449-1510) [mother of]
father of Katharina von Sachsen (1468–1524) [father of], Sidonie of Poděbrady (1449-1510) [mother of]
father of Friedrich von Sachsen (1473–1510) [son of], Sidonie of Poděbrady (1449-1510) [mother of]

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bridegroom Sidonie of Poděbrady (1449-1510) Cheb 11.11.1459

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Was depicted (Actor) Albert III, Duke of Saxony (1443-1500)
[Relation to person or institution] House of Wettin
Was depicted (Actor) Kunz von Kaufungen (1410-1455)

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Saxony13.3588886260986330051.02694320678711000place of actiondb_images_gestaltung/generalsvg/place-biog.svg0.0622
Meissen13.4774999618530270051.16361236572265600place of actiondb_images_gestaltung/generalsvg/place-biog.svg0.0622
Grimma12.7252779006958000051.23860931396484400Place of birth db_images_gestaltung/generalsvg/place-biog.svg0.07522
Emden7.2061109542846680053.36694335937500000Place of deathdb_images_gestaltung/generalsvg/place-biog.svg0.07522
Cheb12.3739957809448240050.07975769042969000place of weddingdb_images_gestaltung/generalsvg/place-biog.svg0.0622
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