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Frederick Casimir, Count Palatine of Zweibrücken-Landsberg

Count Palatine of Zweibrücken-Landsberg
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Date of birth
Date of death Sep 30, 1645
Mother: Magdalene of Jülich-Cleves-Berg
Father: John I Count Palatine of Zweibrücken
Spouse: Countess Emilia Antwerpiana of Nassau
Brother(s): John Casimir Count Palatine of Kleeburg John II Count Palatine of Zweibrücken
Children: Frederick Louis Count Palatine of Zweibrücken
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Frederick Casimir (German: Friedrich Kasimir) (10 June 1585 – 30 September 1645) was the Duke of Landsberg from 1604 until 1645.


Frederick was born in Zweibrücken in 1585 as the second son of John I, Count Palatine of Zweibrücken and Magdalene of Jülich-Cleves-Berg. After his father's death in 1604, Frederick Casimir and his brothers partitioned his territories; Frederick Casimir received the territory around Landsberg in Alsace. He died in Montfort-en-Auxois in 1645 and was buried in the Alexanderkirche in Zweibrücken.


Frederick Casimir married Countess Emilia Antwerpiana of Nassau (9 December 1581 – 28 September 1657), daughter of Prince William I, on 4 July 1616 and had the following children:

  1. Frederick of Palatinate-Zweibrücken (14 August 1617 – 15 August 1617)
  2. Frederick Louis, Count Palatine of Zweibrücken (27 October 1619 – 11 April 1681)
  3. Charles Henry of Palatinate-Zweibrücken (25 July 1622 – 11 June 1623)


Frederick Casimir, Count Palatine of Zweibrücken-Landsberg
House of Wittelsbach
Born: 10 June 1585 Died: 30 September 1645
Preceded by
John II
Duke of Landsberg
Succeeded by
Frederick Louis
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