Margaret of Baden (d. 1457)

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Margaret of Baden (d. 1457)

German noblewoman . Died on October 24, 1457; daughter of James I of Baden, margrave of Baden; became first wife of Albert Achilles (1414–1486) also known as Albert III (1414–1486), elector of Brandenburg (r. 1470–1486), in 1446; children: John Cicero (1455–1499), elector of Brandenburg (r. 1486–1499). Albert's second wife was Anne of Saxony (1437–1512).