Landgrave Frederick V died on 20 January 1820; Frederick succeeded him as monarch of the 221 km 2 (85 sq mi) principality. The new Landgrave struggled to repay his father's exorbitant debts. Nine years into his reign, the Landgrave died of complications from a pre-existing leg wound. He was succeeded by his brother, Louis William . Ancestry
Federico VI José Luis Carlos Augusto de Hesse-Homburg (en alemán, Friedrich VI. Joseph Ludwig Carl August von Hessen-Homburg; 2 Homburg, 30 de julio de 1769 - ibidem, 2 de abril de 1829) reinó como landgrave de Hesse-Homburg desde 1820 hasta su muerte en 1829. Índice 1 Biografía 2 Ancestros 3 Referencias 4 Bibliografía Biografía
Frederick VI (30 July 1769 – 2 April 1829) reigned as Landgrave of Hesse-Homburg from 1820 until his death in 1829.
Born in Homburg, Hesse, on 30 July 1769, Friedrich Joseph Ludwig Carl August was the eldest son of the incumbent Landgrave of Hesse-Homburg, Frederick V, and his wife Caroline of Hesse-Darmstadt, the eldest child of the then Landgrave of Hesse-Darmstadt, Louis IX. Frederick was appointed a captain of the Russian cavalry in 1783 and was made an Aust...
Born in Homburg, Hesse, on 30 July 1769, Friedrich Joseph Ludwig Carl August  was the eldest son of the incumbent Landgrave of Hesse-Homburg, Frederick V, and his wife Caroline of Hesse-Darmstadt, the eldest child of the then Landgrave of Hesse-Darmstadt, Louis IX.
12/03/2019 · Friedrich VI, Landgrave of Hesse-Homburg died in Bad Homburg in the Landgraviate of Hesse-Homburg, now in Hesse, Germany, at the age of 59 on April 2, 1829, due to influenza and complications from an old leg wound. He was buried in the Ducal Crypt in the castle church at Bad Homburg Castle.
Frederick VI, Landgrave of Hesse-Homburg by Henry Meyer, published by Rudolph Ackermann, after Walter Henry Watts stipple and line engraving, published 4 June 1818 NPG D16077 Find out more > Buy a print Buy as a greetings card Use this image Frederick VI, Landgrave of Hesse-Homburg ('An illustrious visiter [visitor] from Hombourg')