Karl II August, Duke of Zweibrücken

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Karl II August, Duke of Zweibrücken Gender: M
Karl August Christian
born on 29 October 1746 at 13:56 (= 1:56 PM )
Place Düsseldorf, Germany, 51n12, 6e47
Timezone LMT m6e47 (is local mean time)
Data source
News report
Rodden Rating A
Collector: Scholfield
Astrology data s_su.18.gif s_scocol.18.gif 06°01' s_mo.18.gif s_taucol.18.gif 08°04 Asc.s_aqucol.18.gif 11°17'

Duke of Zweibrücken Karl II August


Duke of Zweibrücken from 1775 to 1795. A member of the Palatine House of Zweibrücken-Birkenfeld, a branch of the House of Wittelsbach, he was the elder brother of the first King of Bavaria, Maximilian I, and of Queen Amalia of Saxony.

He died on 1 April 1795, aged 48, in Mannheim.

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Source Notes

Sy Scholfield forwarded news report from "Wiener Zeitung," 19 Nov. 1746: "Düsseldorf 29. Oct. Diesen Nachmittag 4. Minuten auf 2. Uhr seund Ihro Durchl. die Herzogin von Birkenfeld-Zwey-Brücken mit einem gesunden und wol - gestalteten Printzen entbunden worden, welche erfreuliche Zeitung man durch Lösung von dreymal 18. Canonen der gantzen Stadt bekannt gemacht hat." (Düsseldorf 29 Oct. This afternoon, at four minutes before 2 o'clock in the afternoon, the Duchess of Birkenfeld-Zwey-bridges, was delivered of a healthy prince, made known by the sound of cannonfire across the whole city).


  • Family : Relationship : Number of Marriages (One)
  • Family : Parenting : Kids 1-3 (One)
  • Notable : Famous : Royal family (House of Palatinate-Zweibrücken-Birkenfeld)