Maximilian Friedrich von Königsegg-Rothenfels
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|Maximilian Friedrich von Königsegg-Rothenfels|
|Archbishop of Cologne|
|Church||Roman Catholic Church|
|Born||13 May 1708|
|Died||15 April 1784|
He was born in Cologne, son of Albert-Eusebius-Franz von Königsegg-Rothenfels and his wife Maria von Manderscheid-Blankenheim. He was the first Elector of Cologne to come from outside the Bavarian Wittelsbach dynasty since 1583.
He was the first employer and patron of the young Ludwig van Beethoven.
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|Catholic Church titles|
Clemens August I of Bavaria
| Archbishop-Elector of Cologne and Duke of Westphalia
Maximilian Francis of Austria
| Prince-Bishop of Münster|