Person:Maximilian William of Brunswick-Lüneburg (1)

Maximilian William of Brunswick-Lüneburg
b.13 Dec 1666
d.16 Jul 1726
m. 30 SEP 1658
  1. George I , of Great Britain1660 - 1727
  2. Maximilian William of Brunswick-Lüneburg1666 - 1726
  3. Sophia Charlotte of Hanover1668 - 1705
  4. Ernest , Duke of York and Albany1674 - 1728
Facts and Events
Name Maximilian William of Brunswick-Lüneburg
Gender Male
Birth[1] 13 Dec 1666
Death[1] 16 Jul 1726

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Maximilian William of Brunswick-Lüneburg (13 December 1666 – 16 July 1726) was an Imperial Field Marshal.

Maximilian William was born on 13 December 1666 at Schloss Iburg near Osnabrück. He was the third son of Ernest Augustus, Elector of Brunswick-Lüneburg, and Sophia of the Palatinate. He was a younger brother of the future King George I of Great Britain.

He had a military career, rising to the rank of Marshal.[1] He commanded the Hanoverian troops in the Spanish War of Succession and was in command of the cavalry under Eugene of Savoy at the Battle of Blenheim.

He died on 16 July or 27 July 1726 at age 59 at Vienna, Austria. He had no children.

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  1. 1.0 1.1 Maximilian William of Brunswick-Lüneburg, in Wikipedia: The Free Encyclopedia. (Online: Wikimedia Foundation, Inc.).