Franz Friedrich Wilhelm von Fürstenberg.

Franz Friedrich Wilhelm von Fürstenberg (7 August 1729 in Schloss Herdringen – 16 September 1810 in Münster) was a German statesman and educator of the 18th century.

He planned a reform of the educational institutions in the Diocese of Münster. In 1773 founded the University of Münster.

References

Ott, M. (1909). Franz Friedrich Wilhelm von Fürstenberg. In The Catholic Encyclopedia. New York: Robert Appleton Company. Retrieved October 19, 2008 from New Advent: [1]

External links

  • Franz Friedrich Wilhelm von Fürstenberg, a biography, Online version from the Catholic Encyclopedia