Person:John I, Count Palatine of Zweibrücken (1)

John I _____, Count Palatine of Zweibrücken
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Name John I _____, Count Palatine of Zweibrücken
Gender Male
Birth[1] 8 May 1550 Meißenheim, Baden, Germany
Death[1] 12 Aug 1604 Germersheim (town), Rhineland-Palatinate
Reference Number? Q657636?


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John I of Zweibrücken (known as the Lame; ; 8 May 1550 – 12 August 1604) was Count Palatine and Duke of Zweibrücken during 1569–1604.

He was born in Meisenheim as the second son of Wolfgang, Count Palatine of Zweibrücken and his wife Anna of Hesse. In 1588 he changed the state religion from Lutheranism to Calvinism. He died in Germersheim in 1604 and was buried in the Alexanderkirche in Zweibrücken.

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  1. 1.0 1.1 John I, Count Palatine of Zweibrücken, in Wikipedia: The Free Encyclopedia.