26/04/2022 · Princess Anna Eleonore of Hesse-Darmstadt (Hesse, Lothringen-Brabant), Duchess of Braunschweig-Lüneburg, Princess of Calenberg (1601 - 1659) - Genealogy Anna Eleonore, Duchess of Brunswick-Lüneburg ‹ Back to of Hesse-Darmstadt surname View Complete Profile About Anna Eleonore, Duchess of Brunswick-Lüneburg
- July 30, 1601
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George I of Hesse-Darmstadt was the Landgrave of Hesse-Darmstadt from 1567 to 1596.
Born on 10 September 1547 in Kassel, he was the fourth son of Philip I the Magnanimous of Hesse and his wife, Christine of Saxony.
Following his father's death in 1567 Hesse was divided between his four sons. George I received the upper County of Katzenelnbogen and selected Darmstadt as his residence. He died on 7 February 1596 and the Landgraviate was passed to his son Louis.
On 17 August 1572, he married Countess Magdalene of Lippe. They had 10 children. Philip William, Hereditary prince Louis V, Landgrave of Hesse-Darmstadt married in 1598 Princess Magdalene of Brandenburg
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Prince Christian was born on 15 April 1646 at Duborg Castle in the city of Flensburg, then located in the Duchy of Schleswig. He was the first legitimate child born to the then Prince Frederick of Denmark by his consort, Sophie Amalie of Brunswick-Calenberg. Prince Frederick was a younger son of King Christian IV, but the death of his elder brother...
On 9 February 1670, King Frederick III died at the age of 60 at the Copenhagen Castle after a reign of 22 years. At the death of his father, Frederick immediately ascended the thrones of Denmark and Norway as the second absolute monarch at the age of just 24. He was formally crowned on 7 June the following year in the chapel of Frederiksborg Palace...
It is generally argued that Christian V's personal courage and affability made him popular among the common people, but his image was marred by his unsuccessful attempt to regain Scania for Denmark in the Scanian War. The war exhausted Denmark's economic resources without securing any gains. Part of Christian's appeal to the common people may be ex...
Christian V had eight children by his wife and six by his Maîtresse-en-titre, Sophie Amalie Moth (1654–1719), whom he took up with when she was sixteen. Sophie was the daughter of his former tutor Poul Moth. Christian publicly introduced Sophie into court in 1672, a move which insulted his wife, and made her countess of Samsøon 31 December 1677. Le...
20/05/2022 · Il s’agit de Cécile de Grèce, Georges-Donatus de Hesse-Darmstadt, leurs enfants Ludwig et Alexander, la grande duchesse douairière de Hesse Éléonore de Solms-Hohensolms-Lich, le témoin Joachim Riedesel zu Eisenbach, l’ami de la famille Arthur Martens et Lina Hahn qui était dame d’honneur.
29/04/2022 · This article lists the Margraves and Electors of Brandenburg during the period of time that Brandenburg was a constituent state of the Holy Roman Empire. The Mark, or March, of Br