Wilhelm V “the Rich” von Jülich-Kleve-Berg

Wilhelm V “the Rich” von Jülich-Kleve-Berg

Birth
Death 5 Jan 1592 (aged 75)
Burial Düsseldorf, Stadtkreis Düsseldorf, Nordrhein-Westfalen, Germany
Memorial ID 106785200 · View Source
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Nobility. Son of Johann III of Kleve and Maria of Jülich-Berg. He succeeded his father as Duke of Jülich-Kleve-Berg in 1539. In 1541 he arranged the marriage of his sister Anna with Henry VIII. In June 1541 he married Jeanne d'Albret, the thirteen year old daugther and heir of Henri II of Navarra. The marriage was never consumated and was anulled on October 22nd, 1545. In the following year he married Maria of Habsburg who bore him seven children.



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  • Created by: Lutetia
  • Added: 16 Mar 2013
  • Find A Grave Memorial 106785200
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Wilhelm V “the Rich” von Jülich-Kleve-Berg (28 Jul 1516–5 Jan 1592), Find A Grave Memorial no. 106785200, citing Stiftskirche St. Lambertus, Düsseldorf, Stadtkreis Düsseldorf, Nordrhein-Westfalen, Germany ; Maintained by Lutetia (contributor 46580078) .