Friedrich I "den Stridbare" von Sachsen

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Friedrich I(IV) "der Streitbare" von Meißen (Wettin), Markgraf zu Meißen, Pfalzgraf und kurfürst zu Sachsen

Also Known As: "le Belliqueux", "den Stridbare", "the Warlike", "Friedrich Ier le Belliqueux", "Herzog VON SACHSEN"
Birthdate:
Birthplace: Dresden, Sachsen, Deutschland(HRR)
Death: January 04, 1428 (57)
Altenburg, Sachsen, Deutschland(HRR)
Place of Burial: Meißen, Sachsen, Deutschland(HRR)
Immediate Family:

Son of Friedrich III "der Strenge", Landgraf von Thüringen und Markgraf von Meißen and Gräfin Katharine von Henneberg-Schleusingen
Husband of Katharina von Braunschweig-Lüneburg, Markgräfin zu Meißen, Pfalzgräfin und Kurfürstin zu Sachsen
Father of Wilhelm III 'der Tapfere', Herzog von Sachsen / Duke of Luxembourg; Friedrich II "the Gentle", Elector of Saxony; Sigismund von Sachsen, Bishop von Würzburg; Anna von Sachsen, Landgräfin zu Hessen; Katherina von Sachsen, Kurfürstin zu Brandenburg and 1 other
Brother of Frederick of Thuringia, Landgrave; Wilhelm II the Rich of Saxony and Georg von Meissen

Occupation: Kurfürst von Sachsen, Markgraf von Meißen, Landgraf von Thüringen, Pfalzgraf von Sachsen
Find A Grave No.: 36074944
Managed by: Günther Kipp
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About Friedrich I "den Stridbare" von Sachsen

Frederick I, Elector of Saxony

Frederick I, the Belligerent = Frederick IV, Margrave of Meissen, Landgrave of Thuringia and Elector of Saxony (Frederick the Belligerent (the Warlike) (11 April 1370 – 4 January 1428) was Markgraf of Meißen, Landgraf of Thuringia and Elector of Saxony from 1381 until his death.

He was the eldest son of Frederick III, Landgrave of Thuringia and Katharina von Henneberg. After the death of his uncle William II, Margrave of Meissen in 1407, he governed the Margraviate of Meissen together with his brother William III as well as with his cousin Frederick (son of Balthasar). After secession in 1410 and 1415 he received the Mark Meissen to autocracy.

  • Markgrave of Meißen 1407–1428

Predecessor: Wilhelm II Successor: Friedrich II

  • Elector of Saxony: Reign 6 January 1423 – 4 January 1428

Predecessor: Albert III Successor: Frederick II

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Friedrich I "den Stridbare" von Sachsen's Timeline

1370
April 11, 1370
Dresden, Sachsen, Deutschland(HRR)
1412
August 22, 1412
Altenburg, Sachsen, Deutschland(HRR)
1416
March 3, 1416
Altenburg, Sachsen, Deutschland(HRR)
1420
June 5, 1420
Leipzig, Sachsen, Deutschland(HRR)
1421
1421
Sachsen
1422
May 21, 1422
Leipzig, Sachsen, Deutschland(HRR)
1425
April 30, 1425
Meißen, Sachsen, Deutschland (HRR)
1428
January 4, 1428
Age 57
Altenburg, Sachsen, Deutschland(HRR)
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Kurfurste av Sachsen