History - OnThisDay - August 2nd. 1702 - Dietrich of Anhalt-Dessau

August 2nd. 1702 marks the birth of Dietrich of Anhalt -Dessau.



Family

Dietrich of Anhalt-Dessau was a member of the House of Ascania.
His parents were Leopold I of Anhalt - Dessau and Anna Louise
Föhse.

Dietrich never married he also never had children.

Death

Dietrich died on December 2nd. 1769. Later his palace was used
for a progressive school the Philanthropium.



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