Philippe of Belgium

Philippe Eugène Ferdinand Marie Clément Baudouin Léopold Georges, Prince of Belgium, Comte de Flandre

Son of Leopold I King of the Belgians (1790-1865) by his second wife Louise Princess d’Orléans (1812-1850).

Born: Laeken Palace, Brussels 24. Mar 1837

Married: St. Hedwig's Cathedral, Berlin 25. Apr 1867 Marie Princess of Hohenzollern-Sigmaringen (1845-1912), daughter of Karl Anton Fürst von Hohenzollern-Sigmaringen (1811-1885) and Josephine Princess of Baden (1813-1900).


Died: Brussels 17. Nov 1905

Buried: Notre Dame de Laeken (Église Notre-Dame de Laeken), Brussels

Georges Dufoux ”Les Saxe-Cobourg-Gotha. Une dynastie mythique”, Fontainbleau 2000