Wilhelm von Humboldt

Wilhelm von Humboldt

Birth
Potsdam, Stadtkreis Potsdam, Brandenburg, Germany
Death 8 Apr 1835 (aged 67)
Reinickendorf, Berlin, Germany
Burial Tegel, Reinickendorf, Berlin, Germany
Memorial ID 115071805 · View Source
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Full name: Friedrich Wilhelm Christian Carl Ferdinand von Humboldt. German (Prussian) philosopher, government functionary, and diplomat. With his brother Alexander von Humboldt he founded the Berlin University, which later would bear their name. Married Karoline von Dacheröden in 1781, they had 8 children. Buried in the mausoleum in the garden of the Humboldt Castle, now known as "Humboldtschloss".



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  • Created by: Frank K.
  • Added: 7 Aug 2013
  • Find a Grave Memorial 115071805
  • Find a Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Wilhelm von Humboldt (22 Jun 1767–8 Apr 1835), Find a Grave Memorial no. 115071805, citing Humboldtschloss, Tegel, Reinickendorf, Berlin, Germany ; Maintained by Frank K. (contributor 46941322) .