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Frederick III

(1515–76). “The Pious.” Father of Louis* VI of the Palatinate. Elector of the Palatinate 1559–76; educ. RC; became Luth. 1546, Calvinist 1561. Had Heidelberg Catechism drawn up 1563. See also Reformed Confessions, D 2.

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