Moritz had been the head of the House of Hesse since the death of his father Philip on 25 October 1980. Moritz was a world-famous art collector. He was also the proprietor of the Kronberg Palace Hotel up until his death. He died of lung illness in a hospital in Frankfurt, Germany. Marriage and children
22/09/2021 · Moritz Friedrich Karl Emanuel Humbert, Prince of Hesse-Kassel, was born at the Castle of Racconigi in Italy on August 6, 1926. He is the eldest child of Philipp, Landgrave of Hesse and Princess Mafalda of Savoy. Moritz had three younger siblings: Heinrich of Hesse-Kassel (1927) – unmarried
18/07/2021 · Born: 25 May 1572 in Kassel. Died: 17 March 1632 in Eschwege. Biography Moritz, also called Maurice the Learned, was Landgrave of Hesse-Cassel from 1592 to 1627, a theater builder and patron of Heinrich Schütz and John Dowland as well as musician in his own right and a man of letters. A Calvinist, he endeavored to maintain an alliance with Sweden, ...
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Landgrave Moritz was born at Racconigi Castle, in Italy. During the Second World War, Moritz's mother, Princess Mafalda of Savoy, was arrested by the Nazi for alleged subversive activities and died in the concentration camp of Buchenwald in 1944. Prince Louis of Hesse and by Rhine, the last head of the Hesse-Darmstadtline, died in 1968, at which ti...
Moritz married Princess Tatiana of Sayn-Wittgenstein-Berleburg. Their marriage took place in the summer of 1964 in Giessenand ended in divorce in 1974. They had four children: 1. Princess Mafalda Margarethe of Hesse (born 6 July 1965). Married 1st, Enrico dei Conti Marone Cinzano (born 5 April 1963 Turin) on 8 July 1989 (div. 1990), no issue. Marri...
Sucedió a su padre como Landgrave de Hesse en 1592 y gobernó hasta 1627, cuando, bajo las presiones de la Guerra de Treinta Años, abdicó en favor de su hijo y se retiró a Eschwege. Fomentó una vida musical excepcionalmente floreciente en su corte y estudió música vocal e instrumental con Georg Otto, compositor de la corte y Kapellmeister desde 1586.
Moritz, Landgrave of Hesse (Racconigi, 6 de agosto de 1926 - Fráncfort del Meno, 23 de mayo de 2013) fue un emprendedor alemán.