Single partnersuche Paderborn
He founded the Christian-Ernestinum Grammar School and, in 1683, participated in the liberation of Vienna which had been besieged by the Turks.
To commemorate this feat, he had the Margrave Fountain built as a monument on which he is depicted as the victor of the Turks; it now stands outside the New Palace (Neues Schloss).
Unser Matching unter Berücksichtigung der Profilangaben und der umfangreiche Persönlichkeits-Fragebogen (coming soon) unterstützen dich dabei.
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During this time, the outer ring of the town wall and the castle chapel (Schlosskirche) were built.
His successor, the Crown Prince and later Margrave, George William, began in 1701 to establish the then independent town of St Georgen am See (today, the district of St Georgen) with its castle, the so-called Ordensschloss, a town hall, a prison and a small barracks.
In 1620 plague broke out and, in 1621, there was another big fire in the town.
The town also suffered during the Thirty Years War.
Matthäus Merian described this event in 1642 as follows: "In 1430 the Hussites from Bohemia attacked / Culmbach and Barreut / and committed great acts of cruelty / like wild animals / against the common people / and certain individuals.The town was ruled until 1248 by the counts of Andechs-Merania.