Prince Ruprecht o the Palainate, Duke o Cumberland

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Prince Ruprecht
Count Palatine of the Rhine
Duke o Cumberland
Yerl o Holderness
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Ruprecht (right) with his brither, Charles I Louis, Elector Palatine (left), in a 1637 portrait bi Anthony van Dyck.
Born17 December 1619(1619-12-17)
Prague, Bohemie
Dee'd29 November 1682(1682-11-29) (aged 62)
London, Ingland
Buirial6 December 1682
Westminster Abbey
IssueDudley Bard (1666–1686)
Ruperta Howe (1671–1740)
HooseWittelsbach (Palatinate branch)
FaitherFrederick V, Elector Palatine
MitherElizabeth Stuart
ReleegionCalvinist
Thriftsoldier, statesman, scientist
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Prince Ruprecht o the Palainate, Duke o Cumberland 17 December 1619 – 29 November 1682) in 1644 Charles I, Keeng o Scots gave him the teetle Duke o Cumberland. Because he haed nae legitimste childer the teetle reverted back tae the croun. He wis a Prince o the Palatinate an wis aa cried Prince Rupert o the Rhine. He wis a Soldier, statesman, privateer, an scientist.


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