Philipp I “der Grossmütige” von Hessen

Philipp I “der Grossmütige” von Hessen

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Death 31 Mar 1567 (aged 62)
Burial Kassel, Stadtkreis Kassel, Hessen, Germany
Memorial ID 94367864 · View Source
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Nobility, son of Wilhelm III and Anna von Mecklenburg. He succeeded his father in 1509 as Landgrave but remained under regency until 1518. He married firstly Christine von Sachsen and married secondly morganatically, (with his wives consent) Margarethe von der Saale. He founded the University of Marburg.



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  • Created by: Lutetia
  • Added: 29 Jul 2012
  • Find A Grave Memorial 94367864
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Philipp I “der Grossmütige” von Hessen (13 Nov 1504–31 Mar 1567), Find A Grave Memorial no. 94367864, citing Church of St. Martin, Kassel, Stadtkreis Kassel, Hessen, Germany ; Maintained by Lutetia (contributor 46580078) .