Frederick Charles Louis Constantine, Prince and Landgrave of Hesse (German: Friedrich Karl Ludwig Konstantin Prinz und Landgraf von Hessen-Kassel; Finnish: Fredrik Kaarle; 1 May 1868 – 28 May 1940), was the brother-in-law of the German Emperor Wilhelm II.
Margaret married Prince Frederick Charles of Hesse, and in 1896, gave birth to twins Philipp and Wolfgang, followed by Christoph in 1901. Philipp and Christoph’s mother Margaret. This photo was taken in 1902, when Christoph was just around a year old.
Frederick Charles Louis Constantine, Prince and Landgrave of Hesse , was the brother-in-law of the German Emperor Wilhelm II. He was elected King of Finland on 9 October 1918, but renounced the throne on 14 December 1918.
Their choice for Finland’s first king was Prince Fredrick Charles of Hesse, a member of the German nobility who was elected on October 9, 1918 and given the slightly more Finnish name of Frederik Kaarle. His more complex designation was Charles I, King of Finland and Karelia, Duke of Åland, Grand Duke of Lapland, Lord of Kaleva and the North.
Father. Prince Charles of Hesse-Kassel. Mother. Princess Louise of Denmark. Prince Frederik of Hesse, Landgrave Friedrich of Hesse-Cassel (24 May 1771 – 24 February 1845) was a Danish - German nobleman, field marshal and governor-general of Norway (1810–1813) and the same in the duchies of Schleswig and Holstein (1836–1842).
Charles was born in Kassel on 19 December 1744 as the second surviving son of Hesse-Kassel 's then hereditary prince, the future Frederick II, Landgrave of Hesse-Kassel and his first wife Princess Mary of Great Britain.
independence struggle of Finland. In Finland: Political change. …in October the German prince Frederick Charles of Hessen was chosen as king. With Germany’s defeat in the war, however, General Mannerheim was designated regent, with the task of submitting a proposal for a new constitution.
Prince Frederick Charles of Hesse was most famous for being the husband of Princess Alice of Great Britain, the sister of Queen Victoria. They married in 1878 and had four children. Memorability Metrics 450k Page Views (PV) 62.94 Historical Popularity Index (HPI) 37 Languages Editions (L) 6.84 Effective Languages (L*) 3.03
Prince Frederick Charles of Hesse. (1868-1940), Son of Frederick William, Landgrave of Hesse and Princess Anna of Prussia. Sitter in 1 portrait. List Thumbnail. Sort by. 'The King and the Kaiser'. by T.B. Voigt. halftone reproduction tear sheet, published 25 August 1906. NPG x197331.
Prince Frederick of Hesse-Kassel (11 September 1747 – 20 May 1837) was a younger member of the dynasty that ruled the Landgraviate of Hesse-Kassel (or Hesse-Cassel) and a Danish general. He was born as the youngest son of Hereditary Prince Frederick of Hesse-Kassel (the future Landgrave Frederick II) and Princess Mary of Great Britain.