Princess Louise Charlotte of Denmark

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Princess Louise Charlotte
Landgravine William of Hesse-Kassel
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Spouse Landgrave William of Hesse-Kassel
Issue Landgravine Caroline Frederica
Marie Louise Charlotte, Princess Frederick Augustus of Anhalt-Dessau
Louise, Queen of Denmark
Prince Frederick William of Hesse-Kassel
Auguste Sophie, Baroness of Nasbyholm
Landgravine Sophie Wilhelmine
House House of Oldenburg
Father Hereditary Prince Frederick of Denmark and Norway
Mother Sophia Frederica of Mecklenburg-Schwerin
Born (1789-10-30)30 October 1789
Christiansborg Palace, Copenhagen
Died 28 March 1864(1864-03-28) (aged 74)
Christiansborg Palace, Copenhagen

Princess Louise Charlotte of Denmark (30 October 1789 – 28 March 1864) was a princess of Denmark.

She was born in Christiansborg Palace to Hereditary Prince Frederick of Denmark and Norway and Sophia Frederica of Mecklenburg-Schwerin (1758–1794), Princess and Duchess of Mecklenburg-Schwerin.

Marriage[edit]

1789

On 10 November 1810 in Amalienborg Palace she married Landgrave William of Hesse-Kassel. They were parents to:

She was described as practical and economic, with some interest for art and poetry, and held a strict economic control over her court. On 18 July 1851, she and her son renounced their claim to the Danish throne to her daughter, who in turn renounced it to her spouse.

Louise Charlotte is the matrilineal great-grandmother of Nicholas II of Russia, William IV, Grand Duke of Luxembourg and George V.

She died in Christiansborg Palace.

Ancestry[edit]

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