Today in History - November 16th. 1797 - Frederick William II of Prussia

On November 16th. 1797, Frederick William II of Prussia died in Potsdam (Germany).





















Frederick William II of Prussia - Source: Wikipedia

He was born on September 25th. 1744 as member of the
House of Hohenzollern.




















House of Hohenzolleren - Coat of Arms - Source picture: Wikipedia


His parents were Prince Augustus William of Prussia
(second son of King William I of Prussia)
and Louise Amalie of Brunswick - Lüneburg.















Berlin Palace - Source picture: Wikipedia - demolished during WWII