Friedrich V von Wittelsbach (Wittelsbach, Pfalz-Simmern), Kürfürst von der Pfalz, König zu Böhmen (1596 - 1632) MP

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Nicknames: "the Winter King of Bohemia", "Frederick V of Palatinate", "Frigyes Pfalzi", "Winter King"
Birthplace: Amberg, Neumarkt in der Oberpfalz, Bayern, Deutschland(HRR)
Death: Died in Mainz, Pfalz, Deutschland(HRR)
Cause of death: pestilential fever
Occupation: Elector Palatine, King of Bohemia / House of Wittelsbach, King of Bohemia, Kfst von der Pfalz (1610-23), King of Bohemia (26.8.1619-9.11.1620) -cr 2.11.1619 - dit Winterkönig, Фридрих V Палатински, , von der Pfalz, Friedrich V, ( Ҩ )
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About Friedrich V von Wittelsbach (Wittelsbach, Pfalz-Simmern), Kürfürst von der Pfalz, König zu Böhmen

Der WinterKönig

The Winter King

Friedrich V von der Pfalz, King of Bohemia was born on 26 August 1596 at Amberg, Germany. He was the son of Friedrich IV Kurfürst von der Pfalz and Louise Juliana van Oranje-Nassau. He married Elizabeth Stuart, Princess of England, daughter of James I Charles Stuart, King of Great Britain and Anne Oldenburg, Princess of Denmark, on 14 February 1613. He died on 29 November 1632 at age 36 at Mainz, Germany.

  • Member of the House of Wittelsbach.
  • Elector(Kurfürst) von der Pfalz in 1610.
  • King of Bohemia in 1619.
  • Deposed as King of Bohemia in 1620.
  • Deposed as (Elector)Kurfürst von der Pfalz in 1623.

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Predecessor: Frederick IV Successor: Charles I Louis

  • King of Bohemia: Reign 26. August 1619 - 8 November 1620 (1 year, 74 days) Coronation 4. November 1619

Predecessor and Successor: Ferdinand II

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Frederick V, King of Bohemia, Elector Palatine's Timeline

1596
August 26, 1596
Amberg, Neumarkt in der Oberpfalz, Bayern, Deutschland(HRR)
1613
February 14, 1613
Age 16
Whitehall, London, England
1614
January 1, 1614
Age 17
Heidelberg, Baden, Deutschland(HRR)
1617
December 22, 1617
Age 21
Heidelberg, Bayern, Deutschland(HRR)
1618
December 26, 1618
Age 22
Heidelberg, Pfalz, Deutschland((HRR)
1619
December 17, 1619
Age 23
Praha, Böhmen, Deutschland(HRR)
1620
December 17, 1620
Age 24
Küstrin, Brandenburg, Deutschland(HRR)
1622
April 18, 1622
Age 25
s-Gravenhage, Den Haag, Zuid Holland, Nederlande
1623
August 31, 1623
Age 27
's Gravenhage,Zuid Holland,Netherlands
1625
October 5, 1625
Age 29
's Gravenhage, Zuid-Holland, Habsburg Nederlande