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John III, Burgrave of Nuremberg

Burgrave of Nuremberg and Margrave of Brandenburg-Kulmbach
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Date of birth
Date of death Jun 11, 1420 Plassenburg, Kulmbach, Kulmbach, Upper Franconia
Mother: Elisabeth of Meissen
Father: Frederick V, Burgrave of Nuremberg
Brother(s): Frederick I Elector of Brandenburg
Spouse: Margaret of Bohemia, Burgravine of Nuremberg
Sister(s): Beatrice of Nuremberg Margaret of Hohenzollern-Nuremberg Elisabeth of Nuremberg Katharina von Nürnberg Agnes von Nürnberg
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The details

John III of Nuremberg (c. 1369 – 11 June 1420 in Plassenburg), Margrave of Brandenburg-Kulmbach from the House of Hohenzollern. He was elder son of Frederick V of Nuremberg and Elisabeth of Meissen.

Family and children

He was married c. 1381 Margaret of Luxemburg, daughter of Charles IV, Holy Roman Emperor and Elizabeth of Pomerania. They had only daughter, Elisabeth (1391–1429), who married Eberhard III, Count of Württemberg.

John III, Burgrave of Nuremberg
House of Hohenzollern
Born: 1369 Died: 11 June 1420
German nobility
Preceded by
Frederick V
Burgrave of Nuremberg
with Frederick VI
Succeeded by
Frederick VI
New title
Division of inheritance
from Frederick V
Margrave of Brandenburg-Kulmbach
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