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Christian, Braunschweig-Lüneburg, Herzog, 1599-1626

Record IDcnp01456499
Biographical Data1599 - 1626
Place of BirthGröningen
Place of DeathWolfenbüttel
Last Edit2020-03-09

General Note

Führer eines Söldnerheeres im Dreißigjährigen Krieg; nominell Herzog von Braunschweig-Lüneburg und Administrator des Bistums Halberstadt

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Further Biographical Data1599 - 1626
1599 - 1626
Dates of Activity1599 - 1626
ActivityPersonen der Geschichte (Politiker und historische Persönlichkeiten) (16.5p) (sswd)
Administrator (1616 - 1623)
Führer eines Söldnerheeres im Dreißigjährigen Krieg
DioceseHalberstadt (1616 - 1623)
Geographic NoteDE (iso3166)

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Place of BirthGröningen
Place of DeathWolfenbüttel


HeadingChristian, Braunschweig-Lüneburg, Herzog, 1599-1626
used in: Personal Names Authority File (PND), Germany
Christian, Braunschweig-Lüneburg, Herzog, 1599-1626
used in: Common Library Network (GBV), Göttingen (Germany)
Christian, Braunschweig-Wolfenbüttel, Herzog
used in: Common Library Network (GBV), Göttingen (Germany)
Christian, of Brunswick
used in: British Library: English Short Title Catalogue - AACR2 Heading, London (United Kingdom)
Christian, von Braunschweig-Wolfenbüttel, "Toller Christian"
used in: Germania Sacra Online
Variant NameChristian, Braunschweig, Herzog
Christian, Braunschweig-Lüneburg, Hertzog
Christian, Braunschweig-Lüneburg, Herzog
Christian, Braunschweig-Wolfenbüttel, Herzog, II.
Christian, Halberstadt, Bischof
Christian, Halberstatt, Bischof
Christian, II., Braunschweig-Wolfenbüttel, Herzog
Christian, der Jüngere, Braunschweig-Lüneburg, Herzog
Christianus, Brunsvica-Lunaeburgum, Dux
Christianus, Brunsvicensis ac Lunaeburgensis Dux
Christianus, Brunsviga-Lunaeburgum, Dux
Christianus, Episcopus Halberstadensis
Christian, der Jüngere
Der Tolle Halberstädter


Found inB 1996. — Hyamson=Christian of Brunswick, Bp. of Halberstadt and gen., 1599-1626. — Ency. Britannica, 11th ed=Christian of Brunswick, 1599.9.20-16266.16, bishop of Halberstadt and a general during the earlier part of the 30 years war. — DeutscherBI=Christian, the younger; Herzog von Braunschweig-Wolfenbüttel d. 1626. — ADB/NDB: https://www.deutsche-biographie.de/gnd10212809X.html#ndbcontent. — Wikipedia: https://de.wikipedia.org/wiki/Christian_von_Braunschweig-Wolfenb%C3%BCttel
Imprint SourcesCopia dreyer Schreibens ... - 1622
S120107: The relation of all the last passages of the warres in the Palatinate, and how both armies haue disposed themselues vnto further enterprises. Wherein is set forth the vallourous repulse of Monsieur Tilley from Heidelberg; ... with Generall Veres provision, to hinder that designe. Moreover the exployts of Count Mansfeild, and of Brunswicke in Alsatia; ... And lastly, the siege of Bergen ap [sic] Zoon by Spinola, 1622
Zwey Warhafftige und glaubwirdige Zeitung. - 1623


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