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  1. Hesse-Kassel and its junior lines were annexed by Prussia in 1866. Hesse-Darmstadt became the People's State of Hesse when the monarchy was abolished in 1918. Hesse-Philippsthal died out in the male line in 1925, and Hesse-Darmstadt in 1968. The male-line heirs of Hesse-Kassel and Hesse-Philippsthal-Barchfeld continue to exist to the present day.

  2. The House of Hesse-Kassel ( Hessen-Cassel) is a noble family of Germany, with a Swedish royal lineage. It was formed by a 16th century subdivision of the House of Hesse, that established the Landgraviate of Hesse-Kassel in 1567. Subcategories This category has the following 10 subcategories, out of 10 total. Landgraves of Hesse-Kassel ‎ (2 C, 12 P)

  3. Hesse-Kassel fue uno de los principales Estados alemanes aliados de Suecia durante la Guerra de los Treinta Años. El landgraviato era calvinista, y apoyó de manera importante la causa protestante, brindando ayuda militar al ejército sueco, pese a que su territorio fue ocupado por tropas imperiales durante la guerra.

  4. Desde finales del siglo XVI la casa fue dividida en varias líneas, las más importantes fueron Hesse-Kassel y Hesse-Darmstadt. A comienzos del siglo XIX, el Landgraviato de Hesse-Kassel fue elevado a Electorado de Hesse (1803), mientras que el Landgraviato de Hesse-Darmstadt se convirtió en el Gran Ducado de Hesse (1806), para luego transformarse en el Gran Ducado de Hesse y el Rin.

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    The Landgraviate of Hesse-Kassel was founded by William IV the Wise, the eldest son of Philip I. On his father's death in 1567, the Landgraviate of Hesse was divided into four parts. William IV received about half of the territory, with Kassel as his capital. Hesse-Kassel expanded in 1604 when Maurice, Landgrave of Hesse-Kassel inherited the Landgr...

    The Landgraves of Hesse-Kassel were famous for renting out their army to European Great Powers during the 17th and 18th centuries. It was a widespread practice at the time for small countries to rent out troops to larger countries in exchange for subsidies. International jurists drew a distinction between mercenaries and auxiliaries (Hilfstruppen)....

    The village of Hessen Cassel, Indiana, near Fort Wayne, founded by German immigrants, is named for the Landgraviate of Hesse-Kassel.[citation needed]

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