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Ratzeberger, Matthäius

(Ratzenberger; 1501–59). B. Wangen, near Stuttgart, S Württemberg, Ger.; educ. Wittenberg; friend of M. Luther; city physician Brandenburg 1525; physician of the count of Mansfeld and 1538–46 of Elector John* Frederick; medical adviser of Luther; opposed Philippists.* Works include a hist. of Luther and his times.

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