John III, Burgrave of Nuremberg

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John III of Nuremberg (c. 1369 – 11 June 1420, Plassenburg), Margrave of Brandenburg-Kulmbach from the House of Hohenzollern. He was elder son of Frederick V of Nuremberg and Elisabeth of Meissen.

Family and children[edit]

He was married c. 1381 Margaret of Luxemburg, daughter of Charles IV, Holy Roman Emperor and Elizabeth of Pomerania. They had only daughter, Elisabeth (1391–1429), who married Eberhard III, Count of Württemberg.

John III, Burgrave of Nuremberg
Born: 1369 Died: 11 June 1420
German nobility
Preceded by
Frederick V
Burgrave of Nuremberg
1397–1420
with Frederick VI
Succeeded by
Frederick VI
New title
Division of inheritance
from Frederick V
Margrave of Brandenburg-Kulmbach
1398–1420