Prince Wolfgang of Hesse-Kassel (or Hesse-Cassel) (Wolfgang Moritz; 6 November 1896 – 12 July 1989) was the designated Hereditary Prince of the monarchy of Finland (with the irredentist pretension to Estonia ), and as such, already called the Crown Prince of Finland officially until 14 December 1918, and also afterwards by some monarchists.
Philipp, Landgrave of Hesse (1896–1980), twin with his brother Wolfgang; married Princess Mafalda of Savoy (1902–1944, Buchenwald), daughter of King Victor Emmanuel III of Italy and had issue. Prince Wolfgang of Hesse (1896–1989), twin with his brother Philipp. He was the designated Crown Prince of Finland officially until 14 December 1918.
Prince Frederick Charles of Hesse, King of Finland (1868–1940); married Princess Margaret of Prussia and had issue. Princess Marie-Polyxene of Hesse (1872–1882). Princess Sybille Margaret Adelheid Louise of Hesse (1877–1925); married Friedrich Alexander Henry Robert Carl Albert, Baron von Vincke (divorced 1923).
Hesse (/ h ɛ s /, US also / ˈ h ɛ s ə, ˈ h ɛ s i /, Hessian dialect: ) or Hessia (UK: / ˈ h ɛ s i ə /, US: / ˈ h ɛ ʃ ə /; German: Hessen ), officially the State of Hessen (German: Land Hessen), is a state in Germany. Its capital city is Wiesbaden, and the largest urban area is Frankfurt. Two other major historic cities are Darmstadt
Prince William of Hesse-Kassel (24 December 1787 – 5 September 1867) was the first son of Prince Frederick of Hesse-Kassel and Princess Caroline of Nassau-Usingen
Johann Wolfgang Baumgartner - German Painter Peter Baumgartner - German Edward Bawden - British Painter George Baxter - British Printmaker Herbert Bayer - Austrian ...
Löwenstein-Wertheim was a county of the Holy Roman Empire, part of the Franconian Circle.It was formed from the counties of Löwenstein (based in the town of Löwenstein) and Wertheim (based in the town of Wertheim am Main) and from 1488 until 1806 ruled by the House of Löwenstein-Wertheim who are morganatic descendants (and the most senior line) of the Palatinate branch of the House of ...
Prince Louis of Hesse and by Rhine, the last head of the Hesse-Darmstadt line, died in 1968, at which time Moritz's father succeeded him as head of the entire house. 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.
The future king and emperor was born William Frederick Louis of Prussia (Wilhelm Friedrich Ludwig von Preußen) in the Kronprinzenpalais in Berlin on 22 March 1797. As the second son of Louise of Mecklenburg-Strelitz and Prince Frederick William, himself son of King Frederick William II, William was not expected to ascend to the throne.
Maximilien Joseph de Wittelsbach ou de Deux-Ponts-Birkenfeld-Bischwiller, né le 27 mai 1756 à Schwetzingen, près de Mannheim, et mort le 13 octobre 1825 à Munich, est comte de Ribeaupierre (et prince héritier de nombreux fiefs alsaciens ), puis duc de Deux-Ponts et comte de Birkenfeld, puis électeur palatin et électeur de Bavière (Maximilien IV), et premier roi de Bavière sous le ...