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Karl Friedrich, Duke of Saxe-Meiningen

1712 - 1743

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Karl Friedrich, Duke of Saxe-Meiningen (Meiningen, 18 July 1712 – Meiningen, 28 March 1743), was a duke of Saxe-Meiningen. He was the fourth but third surviving son of Ernst Ludwig I, Duke of Saxe-Meiningen and his first wife, Dorothea Marie of Saxe-Gotha-Altenburg. Karl Friedrich inherited the duchy of Saxe-Meiningen when his father died in 1724, along with his older brother, Ernst Ludwig II, under the guardianship of his uncles Frederick Wilhelm and Anton Ulrich until 1733. When his older brother died unmarried in 1729, Karl Frederick ruled alone until his death. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Karl Friedrich, Duke of Saxe-Meiningen has received more than 6,964 page views. His biography is available in 15 different languages on Wikipedia. Karl Friedrich, Duke of Saxe-Meiningen is the 773rd most popular nobleman, the 3,598th most popular biography from Germany and the 174th most popular German Nobleman.

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Contemporaries

Among people born in 1712, Karl Friedrich, Duke of Saxe-Meiningen ranks 15Before him are Louis-Joseph de Montcalm, Tokugawa Ieshige, George Grenville, Toriyama Sekien, Francesco Algarotti, and Claude Bourgelat.  Among people deceased in 1743, Karl Friedrich, Duke of Saxe-Meiningen ranks 12Before him are Archduchess Maria Magdalena of Austria, Spencer Compton, 1st Earl of Wilmington, Rafael Casanova, Melusine von der Schulenburg, Duchess of Kendal, Jai Singh II, and Augustine Washington. After him is John Campbell, 2nd Duke of Argyll.

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In Germany

Among people born in Germany, Karl Friedrich, Duke of Saxe-Meiningen ranks 3,598 out of 5,289Before him are Albert Brülls (1937), Christian Albrecht Jensen (1792), Erna Berger (1900), Ludwig Kaas (1881), Diederich Franz Leonhard von Schlechtendal (1794), and Hans Heyer (1943). After him are Maria Clara Eimmart (1676), Loris Karius (1993), Leroy Sané (1996), Emil Welti (1825), Franz Josef Ruprecht (1814), and Princess Marie Anne of Saxe-Altenburg (1864).

Among NOBLEMEN In Germany

Among noblemen born in Germany, Karl Friedrich, Duke of Saxe-Meiningen ranks 174Before him are Ernest Frederick II, Duke of Saxe-Hildburghausen (1707), Johann Philipp, Duke of Saxe-Altenburg (1597), Prince Hermann of Saxe-Weimar-Eisenach (1825), Frederick III, Duke of Saxe-Gotha-Altenburg (1699), Princess Bathildis of Anhalt-Dessau (1837), and Friedrich Wilhelm, Duke of Saxe-Meiningen (1679). After him are Elisabeth Dorothea of Saxe-Gotha-Altenburg (1640), Prince John August of Saxe-Gotha-Altenburg (1704), Karl Wilhelm, Duke of Saxe-Meiningen (1754), Anna Maria of Mecklenburg-Schwerin (1627), Magdalena Sibylla of Holstein-Gottorp (1631), and Albert, 12th Prince of Thurn and Taxis (1983).