Frederick V, Landgrave of Hesse-Homburg

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Frederick V
Landgrave of Hesse-Homburg
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Born (1748-01-30)30 January 1748
Bad Homburg vor der Höhe
Died 20 January 1820(1820-01-20) (aged 71)
Bad Homburg vor der Höhe
Spouse Caroline of Hesse-Darmstadt
Issue Frederick VI
Louis William
Caroline, Princess of Schwarzburg-Rudolstadt
Louise Ulrike, Princess Charles Günther of Schwarzburg-Rudolstadt
Amalie, Hereditary Princess of Anhalt-Dessau
Auguste, Hereditary Grand Duchess of Mecklenburg-Schwerin
Philip
Gustav
Ferdinand
Maria Anna, Princess Friedrich Wilhelm Karl of Prussia
Landgrave Leopold
House Hesse
Father Frederick IV, Landgrave of Hesse-Homburg
Mother Ulrike Louise of Solms-Braunfels

Frederick V Louis William Christian, Landgrave of Hesse-Homburg (30 January 1748, Bad Homburg vor der Höhe – 20 January 1820, Bad Homburg vor der Höhe) was from 1751 to his death landgrave of Hesse-Homburg. He was the son of Frederick IV, Landgrave of Hesse-Homburg and Ulrike Louise of Solms-Braunfels (1731–1792), daughter of Frederick William, Prince of Solms-Braunfels.

In 1768 he married Caroline of Hesse-Darmstadt. The couple had 15 children, of whom the following 11 survived to adulthood:

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Frederick V, Landgrave of Hesse-Homburg
Born: 30 January 1748 Died: 20 January 1820
Preceded by
Frederick IV
Landgrave of Hesse-Homburg
1751–1820
Succeeded by
Frederick VI