Karl II, Elector Palatine

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Karl II, Elector Palatine
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Karl II bi Willem Wissing.
Born 10 Apryle 1651(1651-04-10)
Heidelberg
Dee'd 26 Mey 1685(1685-05-26) (aged 34)
Heidelberg
Spoose(s) Wilhelmina Ernestine o Denmark
Faither Charles I Louis, Elector Palatine
Mither Charlotte o Hesse-Kassel
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Karl II, Elector Palatine (10 Aprile 1651 – 26 Mey 1685) wis Prince-Elector o the Palatinate frae 1680 tae 1685. He wis the son o Karl I Ludwig, Elector Palatine an Charlotte o Hesse-Kassel. His faither divorced his mither an later mairit his mistress Marie Luise von Degenfeld. He haed several half sibling who haed the rank an teele o Raugrave/Raugravine. His anly full sibling wis Elisabeth Charlotte o the Palatinate, the sister-in-law o Louis XIV o Fraunce as wife o Philippe o Fraunce, Duke o Orléans, as a result Karl II wis an uncle o Philippe, Duke o Orléans, Regent o Fraunce. Another cousin wis Prince Ruprecht o the Palainate, Duke o Cumberland.


Mairiage[eedit | eedit soorce]

On 20 September 1671, Karl II mairit Princess Wilhelmine Ernestine o Denmark in Heidelberg. She wis a daughter o Keeng Frederick III o Denmark an sister o the future Keeng Christian V. They haed nae childer.