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Ludwika Karolina Charlotte von Radziwiłł-Birze, Prinzessin von Brandenburg, Pfalzgräfin und Kurfürstin von der

Lithuanian: Liudvika Karolina Šarlotė Radvilaitė h. Trimitai, Prinzessin von Brandenburg, Pfalzgräfin und Kurfürstin von der
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Birthplace: Königsberg, Prussia
Death: Died in Brieg, Poland
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Daughter of Bogusław Radziwiłł and Anna Maria Radziwill
Wife of Karl III Philipp von Wittelsbach, Herzoch von Jülich and Ludwig von Brandenburg, Markgraf
Mother of Leopoldine Eleonore Josephine of Pfalz-Neuburg; Maria Anna of Pfalz-Neuburg and Elisabeth Augusta Sophie von der Pfalz-Neuburg, Pfalzgräfin und Erbprinzessin von Pfalz-Sulzbach

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About Ludwika Karolina Charlotte von Radziwiłł-Birze, Prinzessin von Brandenburg, Pfalzgräfin und Kurfürstin von der

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Ludwika Karolina Radziwiłł (Lithuanian: Liudvika Karolina Radvilaitė; 27 February 1667 – 25 March 1695) was a magnate of the Grand Duchy of Lithuania in the Polish-Lithuanian Commonwealth and an active reformer. She carried the title of Princess.

Radziwiłł was born in Königsberg in the Duchy of Prussia. A member of the Radziwiłł family, she was the last agnatic-line member of the most prominent Calvinists[1] of Lithuania, and a descendant of the Gediminids and Jagiellons. Radziwiłł inherited Biržai and Dubingiai from her father Bogusław Radziwiłł as his only successor. Her death in Brieg marks the end of the Biržai-Dubingiai Radziwiłł family line. She was the last Radziwiłł to own Biržai Castle and Dubingiai Castle with their lands.

Radziwiłł spent most of her life in Berlin and Königsberg, but paid much attention to her lands in the grand duchy. Like her father, she funded the issue of books in the Lithuanian language, and supported education and Calvinist parishes. She established scholarships for Lithuanian students of theology in the universities of Königsberg, Frankfurt (Oder), and Berlin. Radziwiłł financed the issue of the catechism and primer in the Lithuanian language, Pradzia pamoksla del mazu Weykialu…, which was printed in Königsberg in 1680. It was the second primer intended for schools following the Catechism by Martynas Mažvydas.

Radziwiłł was sued by King John III Sobieski for the alleged breach of the prenuptial agreement with his son, Jakub Ludwik Sobieski, with the intention to seize her estates. The case was lost, since it was proven that the agreement was falsified; its conclusion date was later than Radziwiłł's actual marriage date.[2]

Radziwiłł first married Margrave Louis of Brandenburg, a son of Frederick William, Elector of Brandenburg. After Louis's early death, Radziwiłł married Charles III Philip, Elector Palatine. Her heirs were born of her second marriage. Only her youngest daughter's issue survived. Kings of Bavaria and a number of other royal and princely families descend from her, including Duchess Amalie in Bavaria, who married the would-be King Mindaugas II of Lithuania, and was mother of the latter's children and descendants

Apie Liudvika Karolina Šarlotė Radvilaitė h. Trimitai, Prinzessin von Brandenburg, Pfalzgräfin und Kurfürstin von der (Lietuvių)

Liudvika Karolina Radvilaitė (1667 m. vasario 27 d., Karaliaučius – 1695 m. kovo 25 d., Bžegas) – Lietuvos mecenatė; kunigaikštytė iš Radvilų giminės; pirma santuoka su Brandenburgo markgrafu; antra santuoka su Pfalco kurfiurstu. Lietuvos didžiojo žirgininko, kunigaikščio-magnato Boguslavo Radvilos (1620–1669) vienintelė duktė iš santuokos su Ana Marija Radvilaite (1640–1667). Liudvika Karolina Radvilaitė jaunystėje

Motina mirė gimdydama; būdama dviejų metų Liudvika neteko ir tėvo, mirusio 1669 metais. Buvo auklėjama Berlyne, giminaičių šeimoje – Brandenbusgo kurfiursto. Ištekėjo už Brandenburgo markgrafo Liudviko (1666–1687), Brandenburgo kurfiursto Frydricho Vilhelmo jaunesniojo sūnaus iš pirmosios santuokos. Tapusi našle 1688 metais tapo Pfalc-Neiburgo kurfiursto Karolio III Pilypo žmona. Gyveno Berlyne, po to Geidelberge.

Po tėvo Boguslavo Radvilos mirties, paskutinio Biržų linijos LDK magnatų giminės, palikimu gavo plačias valdas Lietuvoje ir Baltarusijoje – Biržai, Kėdainiai, Nevelis, Sebežas, Kopysius, Slucko kunigaikštystė su Slucko, Kopyliaus, Starobino miestais ir kt.

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Ludwika Karolina Charlotte von Radziwiłł-Birze, Prinzessin von Brandenburg, Pfalzgräfin und Kurfürstin von der's Timeline

1667
February 27, 1667
Königsberg, Prussia
1689
1689
Age 21
1690
1690
Age 22
1693
March 17, 1693
Age 26
Brieg, Schlesien, Deutschland(HRR)
1695
March 25, 1695
Age 28
Brieg, Poland