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... Denmark) as the fifth son of Alexander, Duke of Schleswig-Holstein-Sonderburg and Dorothea of Schwarzburg-Sondershausen ... August died in Beck and was succeeded as duke first by his oldest son, August, and later by his second son, Frederick Louis ... Authority control VIAF 220445922 Persondata Name August Philipp of Schleswig-Holstein-Sonderburg-Beck, Duke Alternative names Short description Duke ...
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