Prince Augustus William of Prussia

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About Prince Augustus William of Prussia


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Augustus William; 9 August 1722, Berlin – 12 June 1758, Oranienburg), Prince of Prussia, was the second son of King Frederick William I of Prussia and Sophia Dorothea of Hanover.

Augustus was a general in the Silesian Wars.

Because his older brother had no children, his oldest son inherited the throne as King Frederick William II of Prussia.

Augustus William married Louise Amalie of Brunswick-Lüneburg, daughter of Ferdinand Albert II, Duke of Brunswick-Lüneburg, in 1742

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Prince Augustus William of Prussia's Timeline

August 9, 1722
Berlin, Deutschland
January 6, 1742
Age 19
Berlin, Preußen, Deutschland(HRR)
September 25, 1744
Age 22
Berlin, Deutschland(HRR)
December 30, 1747
Age 25
Berlin, Brandenburg, Deutschland(HRR)
August 7, 1751
Age 28
Berlin, Berlin, Germany
June 12, 1758
Age 35
Oranienburg, Brandenburg, Deutschland
October 30, 1758
Age 35
Berlin, Preußen, Deutschland(HRR)
Age 35
Prussian Prince