Karl Konstantin, Prince of Hesse-Rotenburg

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Karl Konstantin, Prince of Hesse-Rotenburg Gender: M
born on 10 January 1752 at 04:00 (= 04:00 AM )
Place Frankfurt am Main, Germany, 50n07, 8e40
Timezone LMT m8e40 (is local mean time)
Data source
News report
Rodden Rating A
Collector: Scholfield
Astrology data s_su.18.gif s_capcol.18.gif 19°24' s_mo.18.gif s_scocol.18.gif 08°52 Asc.s_scocol.18.gif 26°27'


German nobleman and army General, known as "Citoyen Hesse," who supported the French Revolution.

He was a brother of Karl Emanuel, Landgrave of Hesse-Rotenburg.

He died on 19 May 1821, aged 69, in Frankfurt am Main.

Link to Wikipedia biography (German)



Source Notes

Sy Scholfield forwarded news report from "Opregte Groninger courant," 26 January 1752, p. 1: "ROTHENBURG, in NEDER HESSEN aan de FULDA. Den 10 January. Heeden morgen ten 4 uuren is de Vorftinne, voormaals Weduwe van den Prins Hyacinth van Naffau Sitgen, en thans Gemaalin van onzen Souverain, den regeerenden Land Graaf van Heffen Rhynfels en Rhotemburg, zeer gelukkig van een vierden Prins bevallen."

(ROTHENBURG, in Lower HESSE, 10 January. This morning at 4 o'clock the wife of our Sovereign, the reigning Earl of Hesse-Rheinfels-Rhotenburg, happily gave birth to a prince).


  • Vocation : Military : Military career
  • Notable : Famous : Royal family (House of Hesse-Kassel)