Person:William I of Guelders and Jülich (1)

Willem I of Guelders and Jülich
Facts and Events
Name Willem I of Guelders and Jülich
Gender Male
Birth[1] 5 Mar 1364 Gelderland, Netherlands
Marriage 26 SEP 1379 to Katharine of Bavaria
Death[1] 16 Feb 1402 Arnhem, Gelderland, Netherlands
Ancestral File Number F9QC-DW


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William I of Guelders and Jülich KG (5 March 1364 – 16 February 1402, Arnhem) was Duke of Guelders, as William I, from 1377 and Duke of Jülich, as William III, from 1393. William was known for his military activities, participating in the Prussian crusade five times and battling with neighbors in France and Brabant throughout his rule. His allies included Holy Roman Emperors, Charles IV and Wenceslaus, Richard II of England, and Conrad Zöllner von Rothenstein, the Grand Master of the Teutonic Knights. During his reign the duchies of Guelders and Jülich were temporarily unified.

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  1. 1.0 1.1 William I of Guelders and Jülich, in Wikipedia: The Free Encyclopedia. (Online: Wikimedia Foundation, Inc.).