Louis I, Count of Nassau-Weilburg

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Louis I, Count of Nassau-Weilburg
Spouse(s) Margaret of Nassau-Wiesbaden
Noble family House of Nassau
Father John III of Nassau-Weilburg
Mother Elisabeth of Hesse
Born 1473
Died 28 May 1523(1523-05-28)

Count Louis I of Nassau-Weilburg (1473 – 28 May 1523) was a son of Count John III of Nassau-Weilburg and his wife, Elisabeth of Hesse. In 1492, Louis I succeeded his grandfather Philip II as Count of Nassau-Weilburg, because his father had already died in 1480.

In 1502, Louis I married Margaret (1487-1548), a daughter of Adolf III of Nassau-Wiesbaden-Idstein. Louis and Margaret had the following children:

Louis I, Count of Nassau-Weilburg
Born: 1473 Died: 28 May 1523
Preceded by
Philip II
Count of Nassau-Weilburg
Succeeded by
Philip III