Louis VII, Landgrave of Hesse-Darmstadt

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Louis VII
Landgrave of Hesse-Darmstadt
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House House of Hesse-Darmstadt
Father Louis VI, Landgrave of Hesse-Darmstadt
Mother Maria Elisabeth of Holstein-Gottorp
Born (1658-06-22)22 June 1658
Darmstadt
Died 31 August 1678(1678-08-31) (aged 20)
Gotha

Louis VII, Landgrave of Hesse-Darmstadt (22 June 1658 – 31 August 1678) was a Hessian regent.

Louis VII was the son of Landgrave Louis VI of Hesse-Darmstadt and his wife Maria Elisabeth of Holstein-Gottorp. Following the death of his father, he began to reign as Landgrave on 24 April 1678.

He reigned only 18 weeks and four days because he died on 31 August 1678, due to an infection.


Ancestors[edit]

Louis VII, Landgrave of Hesse-Darmstadt
Born: 22 June 1658 Died: 31 August 1678
Preceded by
Louis VI
Landgrave of Hesse-Darmstadt
1678
Succeeded by
Ernest Louis