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  2. Philipp, Landgrave of Hesse - Wikipedia,_Landgrave_of_Hesse

    Philipp, Prince and Landgrave of Hesse (6 November 1896 – 25 October 1980) was head of the Electoral House of Hesse from 1940 to 1980. He joined the Nazi Party in 1930, and, when they gained power with the appointment of Adolf Hitler as Chancellor in 1933, he became Oberpräsident of the Prussian Province of Hesse-Nassau .

  3. Philip | Biography & Facts | Britannica

    Philip, byname Philip the Magnanimous, German Philipp der Grossmütige, (born November 13, 1504, Marburg, Hesse [Germany]—died March 31, 1567, Kassel), landgrave (Landgraf) of Hesse (1509–67), one of the great figures of German Protestantism, who championed the independence of German princes against the Holy Roman emperor Charles V. Philip was the son of Landgrave William II, an austere ...

  4. Philip I, Landgrave of Hesse - Wikipedia,_Landgrave_of_Hesse

    Philip I, Landgrave of Hesse (13 November 1504 – 31 March 1567), nicknamed der Großmütige (in English: "the Magnanimous"), was a German nobleman and champion of the Protestant Reformation, notable for being one of the most important of the early Protestant rulers in Germany.

  5. Philip of Hesse summary | Britannica

    Philip of Hesse, (born Nov. 13, 1504, Marburg, Hesse—died March 31, 1567, Kassel, Ger.), German nobleman, landgrave of Hesse, and champion of the Reformation. His skillful management made Hesse a sovereign state. Won to the cause of Martin Luther, Philip became a Reformation leader in Germany. In 1529 he founded the first Protestant ...

  6. Philip, Landgrave of Hesse-Homburg - Wikipedia,_Landgrave_of_Hesse...

    Frederick V, Landgrave of Hesse-Homburg. Mother. Landgravine Caroline of Hesse-Darmstadt. Philip August Frederick (11 March 1779 – 15 December 1846) was Landgrave of Hesse-Homburg from 19 January 1839 until his death. He was a field marshal in the imperial Austrian army.

  7. Philipp I "the Magnanimous", Landgrave of Hesse-Kassel

    Genealogy for Philipp I "The magnanimous" of Hesse-Kassel (Hessen-Brabant), Landgrave of Hesse (1504 - 1567) family tree on Geni, with over 230 million profiles of ancestors and living relatives. People Projects Discussions Surnames

  8. Landgraviate of Hesse - Wikipedia

    The Landgraviate of Hesse ( German: Landgrafschaft Hessen) was a principality of the Holy Roman Empire. It existed as a single entity from 1264 to 1567, when it was divided among the sons of Philip I, Landgrave of Hesse .

  9. Donatus, Landgrave of Hesse - Wikipedia,_Landgrave_of_Hesse

    Princess Tatiana of Sayn-Wittgenstein-Berleburg. Donatus, Prince and Landgrave of Hesse (legally Heinrich Donatus Philipp Umberto Prinz und Landgraf von Hessen; born 17 October 1966) is the head of the House of Brabant and the German House of Hesse. He is the eldest son and successor of German aristocrat Moritz, Landgrave of Hesse, and his ...

  10. Philipp von Hessen (1896-1980) - Find a Grave Memorial

    Philipp, Landgrave of Hesse-Kassel was the third son of the Landgrave and Landgravine of Hesse-Kassel. He married Princess Mafalda of Savoy on September 23, 1925 in Turin, Italy. Philipp died on October 25, 1980 in Rome, Italy at the age of eighty-three.

  11. List of rulers of Hesse - Wikipedia

    Philipp, titular Landgrave 1940–80, head of entire House 1968 on extinction of Hesse-Darmstadt line (1896–1980) Moritz , titular Landgrave and Head of House 1980–2013 (1926–2013) Heinrich Donatus titular Landgrave and Head of House 2013–present (born 1966)