Prince Ludwig Philipp of Thurn and Taxis

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Prince Ludwig Philipp
Prince Ludwig Philipp of Thurn and Taxis
Prince Ludwig Philipp of Thurn and Taxis with his wife.JPG
Prince Ludwig Philipp of Thurn and Taxis with his wife
Spouse Princess Elisabeth of Luxembourg
Issue Prince Anselm
Princess Iniga of Urach
Full name
German: Ludwig Philipp Maria Friedrich Joseph Maximilian Antonius Ignatius Lamoral
House House of Thurn and Taxis
Father Albert, 8th Prince of Thurn and Taxis
Mother Archduchess Margarethe Klementine of Austria
Born (1901-02-02)2 February 1901
Regensburg, Kingdom of Bavaria
Died 22 April 1933(1933-04-22) (aged 32)
Schloss Niederaichbach, Niederaichbach, Bavaria, Germany
Burial St. Emmeram's Abbey, Regensburg
Religion Roman Catholic

Prince Ludwig Philipp Maria Friedrich Joseph Maximilian Antonius Ignatius Lamoral of Thurn and Taxis,[1][2] full German name: Ludwig Philipp Maria Friedrich Joseph Maximilian Antonius Ignatius Lamoral, Prinz von Thurn und Taxis,[1][2] also Louis Philippe[3] (2 February 1901, Regensburg, Kingdom of Bavaria[1][2] – 22 April 1933, Schloss Niederaichbach, Niederaichbach, Bavaria, Germany[1][2]) was a member of the House of Thurn and Taxis and a Prince of Thurn and Taxis by birth.

Family[edit]

Ludwig Philipp was the fourth child and son of Albert, 8th Prince of Thurn and Taxis and his wife Archduchess Margarethe Klementine of Austria.[1][2]

Marriage and issue[edit]

Styles of
Prince Ludwig Philipp of Thurn and Taxis
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Reference style His Serene Highness
Spoken style Your Serene Highness
Alternative style Sir

Ludwig Philipp married Princess Elisabeth of Luxembourg, fifth child and daughter of William IV, Grand Duke of Luxembourg and his wife Infanta Marie Anne of Portugal, on 14 November 1922 in Hohenburg, Bavaria, Germany.[1][2] Ludwig Philipp and Elisabeth had two children:[1][2]

Ludwig Philipp of Thurn and Taxis studied law at the Julius-Maximilians University of Würzburg. He was a member of the catholic fraternity KDStV Cheruscia Würzburg (Cartellverband der katholischen deutschen Studentenverbindungen).

Titles, styles, honours and arms[edit]

Titles and styles[edit]

  • 2 February 1901 – 22 April 1933: His Serene Highness Prince Ludwig Philipp of Thurn and Taxis

Honours[edit]

Ancestry[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b c d e f g h i Darryl Lundy (23 Jun 2005). "Ludwig Philipp Prinz von Thurn und Taxis". thePeerage.com. Retrieved 2009-07-15. 
  2. ^ a b c d e f g h i Paul Theroff. "THURN und TAXIS". Paul Theroff's Royal Genealogy Site. Retrieved 2009-07-15. 
  3. ^ Dallmeier/Schad: Das fürstliche Haus Thurn und Taxis. Pustet Regensburg 1996