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Charles VII Albert of Wittelsbach-Bavaria (Wittelsbach), Elector, Holy Roman Emperor

German: Karl VII Albrecht von Wittelsbach-Bayern (Wittelsbach), Kurfürst, Kaiser des HRR Deutscher Nation
Birthplace: Bruxelles, Brabant, Deutschland(HRR)
Death: January 20, 1745 (47)
München, Bayern, Deutschland(HRR)
Place of Burial: Munich, Oberbayern, Bavaria, Germany
Immediate Family:

Son of Maximilian II Emanuel, Kurfürst von Bayern and Teresa Kunegunda Karolina Sobieska h. Janina, Pss von Polen
Husband of Maria Amalia Erzherzogin von Österreich
Ex-partner of Gräfin Maria Josepha von Morawitzky; Concubine N.; Concubine NN; Concubine NNN and Freiin Maria Caroline Charlotte Sophie von Ingenheim
Father of N. von Helfenberg; N. von Gutmann; N. N.; Karl von Morocz; Maximiliane von Bayern, Prinzessin and 8 others
Brother of Ferdinand Maria Innozenz, Prinz von Bayern; Herzog Clemens August von Bayern and Johann Theodor Sobieska h. Janina
Half brother of Emanuel Francois Joseph von Wittelsbach; Leopold Ferdinand von Bayern, Prinz; Anton von Bayern, Prinz and Joseph Ferdinand of Bavaria, Electoral Prince of Bavaria, Prince of Asturias

Occupation: Kurfurste i Bayern 1726-45, elected Emperor KARL VII (12.2.1742-1745) and King of Bohemia (1741-45) cr 7.12.1741, after the death without male issue of his father-in-law and uncle, the Emperors Josef I and Karl VI. However, Bavaria was ill-equipped to sup
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About Karl VII Albrecht von Bayern, Kaiser

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  • Holy Roman Emperor, King of the Romans (King of Germany) Reign 24 January 1742 – 20 January 1745 (2 years, 362 days) Coronation 12 February 1742, Frankfurt

Predecessor: Charles VI Successor: Francis I(Franz I)

  • King of Bohemia: Reign 1741–1743 Coronation 9 December 1741, Prague

Predecessor: Charles VI Successor: Maria Theresa

  • Duke of Bavaria, Prince Elector: Reign 26 February 1726 – 20 January 1745 (18 years, 329 days)

Predecessor Maximilian II Emanuel Successor: Maximilian III Joseph

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Karl VII Albrecht von Bayern, Kaiser's Timeline

August 6, 1697
Bruxelles, Brabant, Deutschland(HRR)
April 12, 1723
October 4, 1723
July 18, 1724
Schloss Nymphenburg, München, Bayern, Deutschland(HRR)
December 6, 1725
München, Bayern, Deutschland(HRR)
March 28, 1727
München, Bayern, Deutschland(HRR)
August 25, 1728
Schloss Nyphenburg, München, Bayern, Deutschland(HRR)
August 7, 1734
Schloss Nymphenburg, München, Bayern, Deutschland(HRR)