Mathematician:Prince Rupert of the Rhine
Known for posing the question which is now known as Prince Rupert's Cube.
Renowned for his military flair, but also notorious for his heavy-handed treatment of defeated enemies.
Nephew of King Charles $\text I$ of England.
- Born: 17 December 1619 in Prague, Kingdom of Bohemia
- Died: 29 November 1682 in Westminster, Middlesex, England
Theorems and Definitions
Results named for Prince Rupert of the Rhine can be found here.
Also known as
Full name complete with titles: Rupert, Count Palatine of the Rhine, Duke of Bavaria, Duke of Cumberland, Earl of Holderness.
In German: Ruprecht Pfalzgraf bei Rhein, Herzog von Bayern.
Known to many as dashing Prince Rupert.