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Albert of Prussia

(1490—1568)


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(1490–1568).

The last Grand Master of the Teutonic Order and first Hohenzollern Duke of Prussia. He was converted to Protestantism and in 1525 succeeded in making Prussia a hereditary duchy. A strict form of Lutheranism was established in his dominions.

Subjects: Early Modern History (1500 to 1700).


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