• Born date: 1490-07-08
  • Born in: Ansbach
  • Death date: 1568-03-20
  • Death in: Gvardeysk
Albert, Duke in Prussia

Albert of Prussia (17 May 1490 – 20 March 1568) (Also Albrecht Hohenzollern, a surname derived from his mother in law of his first wife of the House of Hohenzollern and also Albrecht Herzog the surname of the father in law of his second wife.) Albert of Prussia was the last Grand Master of the Teutonic Knights, who after converting to Lutheranism, became the first monarch of the Duchy of Prussia, the secularized state that emerged from the former Monastic State of the Teutonic Knights.