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Friedrich I von Hessen-Kassel (Frederick I of Hesse)

Born: 1676 AD
Died: 1751 AD, at 74 years of age.

Nationality: Swedish
Categories: King


1676 - Frederick the 1st was born on the 23rd of April.


         -  He is the son of the great Hessian ruler Karl I von Hessen-Kassel and Marie Amalie Kettler, Princess of Courland.


1700 - He married his first wife on the 31st of May, Luise Dorothee Sophie of Prussia.


1715 - He married his second wife Queen Ulrika Eleonora of Sweden who is the daughter of Charles XI of Sweden. 


1720-1750 - He was the King of Sweden  and the last ruler of Palatinate dynasty.


         -  He became Landgrave of Hesse only in 1730, ten years after becoming King of Sweden.


1751 -  He died on the 25th of March.





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