King of Prussia (1797–1840) whose long turbulent reign included participation in the Napoleonic Wars and the suppression of democratic movements.
Frederick-william-iii Sentence Examples
The contrast between the new regime and the ancient tradition of the city was curiously illustrated in 1818 by a scene described in Metternich's Memoirs, when, before the opening of the congress, Francis I., emperor of Austria, regarded by all Germany as the successor of the Holy Roman emperors, knelt at the tomb of Charlemagne amid a worshipping crowd, while the Protestant Frederick William III.
The united diet which was opened on the 3rd of February 1847 was no more than a congregation of the diets instituted by Frederick William III.
Especially noteworthy, however, was the Denkschrift or Missive addressed by him to King Frederick William III.
In Prussia the title has occasionally been bestowed by the king on general superintendents of the Lutheran church, as in 1829, when Frederick William III.
This school fell into decay under the regime of the kingdom of Westphalia, but was restored in 1817 by King Frederick William III.