Georg, Prince of Hesse-Darmstadt

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Georg, Prince of Hesse-Darmstadt Gender: M
born on 25 April 1669 (greg.) at 08:00 (= 08:00 AM )
Place Darmstadt, Germany, 49n53, 8e40
Timezone LMT m8e40 (is local mean time)
Data source
Rodden Rating B
Collector: Scholfield
Astrology data s_su.18.gif s_taucol.18.gif 05°30' s_mo.18.gif s_piscol.18.gif 02°00 Asc.s_cancol.18.gif 04°19'

Prince of Hesse-Darmstadt Georg


Prince of Hessen-Darmstadt and a Field Marshal in the Austrian army. He is known for his career in Habsburg Spain, as Viceroy of Catalonia (1698–1701), head of the Austrian army in the War of Spanish Succession (1701–1705) and governor of Gibraltar in 1704. He was known in Spanish as Jorge de Darmstadt and in Catalan as Jordi Darmstadt.

He died on 13 September 1705, aged 36, in Barcelona, Spain.

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Source Notes

Sy Scholfield quotes from "Historisch-genealogisches Handbuch über alle Linien des hohen Regentenhauses Hessen" by Jacob Christoph Carl Hoffmeister (Scheel, 1861), p. 142: "Georg, geb. den 25 April 1669, Morgens um 8 Uhr."


  • Family : Relationship : Married late/never (Never)
  • Family : Parenting : Kids none
  • Vocation : Military : Military career
  • Notable : Famous : Royal family (House of Hesse)