Philipp, Prince of Hohenlohe-Langenburg

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Prince of Hohenlohe-Langenburg
Born (1970-01-20) 20 January 1970 (age 48)
Crailsheim, West Germany
Saskia Binder (m. 2003)
IssueMax Leopold, Hereditary Prince of Hohenlohe-Langenburg
Prince Gustav
Princess Marita
Full name
Philipp Gottfried Alexander
FatherKraft, Prince of Hohenlohe-Langenburg
MotherPrincess Charlotte of Croÿ

Philipp, 10th Prince of Hohenlohe-Langenburg (Philipp Gottfried Alexander; born 20 January 1970 in Crailsheim, West Germany), is the middle child and only son of Kraft, Prince of Hohenlohe-Langenburg and his first wife, Princess Charlotte of Croÿ. Upon the death of his father in 2004, he became the titular Prince of Hohenlohe-Langenburg.

He is a grandson of Princess Margarita of Greece and Denmark, and a grandnephew of Prince Philip, Duke of Edinburgh. Anne, Princess Royal of the United Kingdom is one of his godmothers.[1]

Marriage and issue[edit]

He married Saskia Binder (b. 15 January 1973 in Munich) on 6 September 2003 in a civil ceremony at Langenburg. They married in a religious ceremony on 13 September 2003 in Diessen am Ammersee. The couple have two sons and a daughter:

  • Max Leopold Ernst Kraft Peter, Hereditary Prince of Hohenlohe-Langenburg (b. 22 March 2005 in Munich)
  • Prince Gustav Philipp Friedrich Alexander of Hohenlohe-Langenburg (b. 28 January 2007 in Bad Mergentheim)
  • Princess Marita Saskia Friedelinde Charlotte of Hohenlohe-Langenburg (b. 23 November 2010)



Philipp, Prince of Hohenlohe-Langenburg
Cadet branch of the House of Hohenlohe
Born: 20 January 1970
Lines of succession
Preceded by
Ebba Lithander
Line of succession to the British throne
descended from Alfred, son of Victoria
Succeeded by
The Hereditary Prince of Hohenlohe-Langenburg
Titles in pretence
Preceded by
Prince of Hohenlohe-Langenburg
16 March 2004 – present
Reason for succession failure:
German nobility titles abolished
Max Leopold, Hereditary Prince of Hohenlohe-Langenburg