Talk:Gebhard Truchsess von Waldburg

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Good article Gebhard Truchsess von Waldburg has been listed as one of the Social sciences and society good articles under the good article criteria. If you can improve it further, please do so. If it no longer meets these criteria, you can reassess it.
October 26, 2009 Good article nominee Listed


So, was he a calvinist? If he was Lutheran instead, change WPCalvinism above to WPLutheranism

yes, a Calvinist. If he had been a Lutheran, the princes probably would have supported him. But Calvinism was a heresy then, not an approved form in the Augsburg Peace 1555.Auntieruth55 (talk) 02:04, 9 July 2009 (UTC)

Military History[edit]

added template because his notability rests in large part upon his triggering the Cologne War.Auntieruth55 (talk) 02:44, 7 October 2009 (UTC)

GA Review[edit]

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GA review – see WP:WIAGA for criteria

  1. Is it reasonably well written?
    A. Prose quality:
    Flawless, not a single error.
    B. MoS compliance:
    Perfectly executed, clear and concise.
  2. Is it factually accurate and verifiable?
    A. References to sources:
    Yes. Complies with WP:SOURCES.
    B. Citation of reliable sources where necessary:
    Yes, all statistics and facts that may be quetioned have been cited.
    C. No original research:
  3. Is it broad in its coverage?
    A. Major aspects:
    Covers the major aspects of his life.
    B. Focused:
    Covers the minor and detailed aspects of his life.
  4. Is it neutral?
    Fair representation without bias:
  5. Is it stable?
    No edit wars, etc:
    No edit wars whatsoever. Quite stable editing pattern.
  6. Does it contain images to illustrate the topic?
    A. Images are copyright tagged.:
    Everything's in order.
    B. Images are provided where possible and appropriate, with suitable captions:
    Pictures show his life story well.
  7. Overall:
    Pass or Fail:
    Excellent article, Ruth! Deserves to pass. Just one thing, is there much literature in regards to his personal life? It would be nice to have that extra little bit of detail. -- Jack1755 (talk) 21:10, 26 October 2009 (UTC)
Hi Jack, no very little on his personal life. I might uncover some later when I do an article on the House of Waldburg, but so far, very little. Auntieruth55 (talk) 14:15, 27 October 2009 (UTC)