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Encyclopedia > Philipp Wilhelm, Elector Palatine

Philip William (German: Philipp Wilhelm) of Neuburg, Elector Palatine (24 November 16152 September 1690), was Count Palatine of Neuburg from 1653 to 1690, Duke of Jülich and Berg from 1653 to 1679 and Elector of the Palatinate from 1685 to 1690. Son of Wolfgang Wilhelm, Pfalzgraf von Neuburg and Magdalene of Bavaria. is the 328th day of the year (329th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... Events June 2 - First Récollet missionaries arrive at Quebec City, from Rouen, France. ... is the 245th day of the year (246th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... Events Giovanni Domenico Cassini observes differential rotation within Jupiters atmosphere. ... Coat of arms Neuburg Castle Capital Neuburg an der Donau Language(s) Austro-Bavarian Religion Calvinism Government Monarchy Count Palatine  - 1505–59 Otto Henry  - 1653–90 Philip William  - 1742–99 Karl Theodor Historical era Middle Ages  - Established July 30, 1505  - Ceded to Zweibrücken 1557  - Sulzbach separated 1614  - Merged with... Events February 2 - New Amsterdam (later renamed New York City) is incorporated. ... Events Giovanni Domenico Cassini observes differential rotation within Jupiters atmosphere. ... The Duchy of Jülich was a state of the Holy Roman Empire in present Germany (part of North Rhine-Westphalia) and the Netherlands (part of Limburg). ... Berg was a medieval territory in todays North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany. ... Events January 24 - King Charles II of England disbands Parliament August 7 - The brigantine Le Griffon, which was commissioned by René Robert Cavelier, Sieur de La Salle, is towed to the southern end of the Niagara River, to become the first ship to sail the upper Great Lakes. ... A palatinate is a territory administered by a count palatine, originally the direct representative of the sovereign, but later the hereditary ruler of the territory subject to the crowns overlordship. ... Events February 6 - James Stuart, Duke of York becomes King James II of England and Ireland and King James VII of Scotland. ... Wolfgang Wilhelm von Pfalz-Neuburg on a Engraving by Lucas Vorsterman. ... Magdalene of Bavaria, born 1587, died 1628. ...


In 1685, with the death of his Protestant cousin, the Elector Palatine Karl II, Philipp Wilhelm inherited the Palatinate, going as far back as Otto-Henry, Elector Palatine, which thus switched from a Protestant to a Catholic territory. The rival claims to the Palatinate of the Duchess of Orleans, Louis XIV's sister-in-law, was the pretext for the French invasion of the Palatinate in 1688, which began the Nine Years War. Events February 6 - James Stuart, Duke of York becomes King James II of England and Ireland and King James VII of Scotland. ... A palatinate is an area administered by a count palatine, originally the direct representative of the sovereign but later the hereditary ruler of the territory subject to the crowns overlordship. ... Karl II, Elector Palatine (31 March 1651 - 26 May 1685) was Elector Palatine from 1680 to 1685. ... A palatinate is a territory administered by a count palatine, originally the direct representative of the sovereign, but later the hereditary ruler of the territory subject to the crowns overlordship. ... Georg Pencz: Portrait of Prince-elector Otto Henry Otto-Henry, Elector Palatine, (Amberg, 10 April 1502 – 12 February 1559 in Heidelberg) a member of the Wittelsbach dynasty was Count Palatine of Palatinate-Neuburg from 1505 to 1559 and prince elector of the Palatinate from 1556 to 1559. ... Elizabeth, Princess Palatine by Nicolas de Largillière (Château de Chantilly) Elizabeth Charlotte, Princess Palatine (May 27, 1652 in Heidelberg - October 9 or December 8, 1722 at the Château of Saint-Cloud near Paris), known in French as la princesse Palatine and in German as Liselotte von der... “Sun King” redirects here. ... // Events A high-powered conspiracy of notables, the Immortal Seven, invite William and Mary to depose James II of England. ... The Nine Years War (also known as the War of the League of Augsburg, the War of the Grand Alliance, the Orleans War, the War of the Palatinian Succession, and the War of the English Succession) was a major war fought in Europe and America from 1688 to 1697, between...


Philipp Wilhelm married twice. His first wife was Anna Katharina Konstanze, daughter of Polish king Sigismund III Vasa. She died childless. In 1653 Philipp Wilhelm was married to Elisabeth Amalie of Hesse-Darmstadt, with who he had 17 children, including the next two Palatine Electors, John William and Charles III Philip.. Reign in Poland From September 18, 1587 until April 19, 1632 Reign in Sweden From November 17, 1592 until July 24, 1599 Elected in Poland On September 18, 1587 in Wola, today suburb of Warsaw, Poland Coronation in Poland On December 27, 1587 in the Wawel Cathedral, Kraków, Poland... Elisabeth Amalie von Hessen-Darmstadt (Giessen, March 20, 1635 – Neuburg an der Donau, August 4, 1709) was a princess of Hesse-Darmstadt and wife of the Prince-elector of the Palatinate. ... Johann Wilhelm, Elector Palatine. ... Karl III Philip, Elector Palatine (November 4, 1661 in Neuburg – December 31, 1742 in Mannheim) was also Duke of Jülich and Berg. ...


Three of his daughters became queens:

Another daughter Hedwig Elisabeth married Jakub Ludwik Sobieski, Crown Prince of Poland. Eleonore-Magdalena of Neuburg or Eleonore of Pfalz-Neuburg (January 6, 1655, Düsseldorf - January 19, 1720, Vienna) was empress of Austria as wife of Leopold I, Holy Roman Emperor. ... Leopold I, Holy Roman Emperor Silver coin of Leopold I, 3 Kreuzers, dated 1670. ... Maria Sofia of the Palatinate (August 6, 1666 - August 4, 1699) was a queen of Portugal. ... Peter II (Portuguese Pedro, pron. ... Maria Anna of Pfalz-Neuburg Maria Anna of Pfalz-Neuburg (28 October 1667, Düsseldorf, - 16 July 1740, Guadalajara, Spain) was Queen consort of Spain. ... Charles II of Spain. ... Hedwig Elisabeth Amelia de Bavière Pfalz-Neuburg (18 July 1673-10 August 1722) was the daughter of Philip William, Herzog von Neuburg 1653, Duke of Berg and Jülich 1666, Elector of Pfalz-Neuburg 1685, and his wife Landgräfin Elisabeth Amalie Magdalena von Hessen-Darmstadt. ... Nobel Family Sobieski Coat of Arms Janina Parents Jan III Sobieski Marie Casimire Louise Consorts Hedwig Elisabeth Amelia Children with Hedwig Elisabeth Amelia Maria Leopoldyna Sobieska Maria Kazimiera Sobieska Maria Karolina Sobieska Jan Sobieski Maria Klementyna Sobieska Maria Magdalena Sobieska Date of Birth November 2, 1667 Place of Birth Paris...


A fifth daughter Dorothea Sophie married Odoardo II Farnese, Duke of Parma, and was the mother of Elisabeth of Parma, future queen of Spain. Dorothea Sophie of Pfalz-Neuburg, Duchess of Parma and Piacenza Dorothea Sophie of Pfalz-Neuburg (July 5, 1670, Neuburg an der Donau, Germany - September 15, 1748, Parma, Italy) Duchess of Parma from 1695 to 1727. ... Odoardo II Farnese (Colorno near Parma, August 12, 1666 - September 6, 1693) was the son and heir of Duke Ranuccio II of Parma and Piacenza. ... Elisabetta Farnese, queen of Spain Elizabeth Farnese (October 22, 1692 – July 11, 1766), Queen consort of Spain, also known as Isabel de Farnesio or Isabella Farnese, was the only daughter of Odoardo II Farnese. ...


Ancestors

Philipp Wilhelm's ancestors in three generations
Philipp Wilhelm, Elector Palatine Father:
Wolfgang Wilhelm, Count Palatine of Neuburg
Paternal Grandfather:
Philipp Ludwig of Pfalz-Neuburg
Paternal Great-grandfather:
Wolfgang, Count Palatine of Zweibrücken
Paternal Great-grandmother:
Anna of Hesse
Paternal Grandmother:
Anna of Jülich-Cleves-Berg
Paternal Great-grandfather:
Wilhelm, Duke of Jülich-Cleves-Berg
Paternal Great-grandmother:
Maria of Habsburg, Archduchess of Austria
Mother:
Magdalene of Bavaria
Maternal Grandfather:
William V, Duke of Bavaria
Maternal Great-grandfather:
Albert V, Duke of Bavaria
Maternal Great-grandmother:
Anna of Austria
Maternal Grandmother:
Renata of Lorraine
Maternal Great-grandfather:
Francis I, Duke of Lorraine
Maternal Great-grandmother:
Christina of Denmark
Preceded by
Wolfgang Wilhelm
Count Palatine of Neuburg
1653-1690
Succeeded by
John William
Preceded by
Wolfgang Wilhelm
Duke of Jülich and Berg
1653-1679
Preceded by
Charles II
Elector Palatine
1685-1690

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Reference.com/Encyclopedia/Karl III Philip, Elector Palatine (0 words)
Karl III Philip, Elector Palatine (November 4, 1661 – December 31, 1742) was a ruler from the house of Wittelsbach.
He was Elector Palatine, Count of Palatinate-Neuburg, and Duke of Jülich and Berg from 1716 to 1742.
Born in Neuburg an der Donau, Karl Philip was the seventh of 17 children of Philipp Wilhelm, Elector Palatine and Elisabeth Amalie von Hessen-Darmstadt.
Philipp Wilhelm, Elector Palatine - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia (0 words)
Philipp Wilhelm of Neuburg, Elector Palatine (24 November 1615 – 2 September 1690), was Count Palatine of Neuburg and Duke of Jülich and Berg from 1653 to 1690.
Son of Wolfgang Wilhelm, Pfalzgraf von Neuburg and Magdalene of Bavaria.
The rival claims to the Palatinate of the Duchess of Orleans, Louis XIV's sister-in-law, was the pretext for the French invasion of the Palatinate in 1688, which began the Nine Years War.
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