Prince Philipp o Hesse-Darmstadt

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Prince Philipp o Hesse-Darmstadt
Prince o Hesse-Darmstadt
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BornJulie 20 1671 –
Darmstadt
Dee'dAugust 11 1736  (aged 65)
Vienna, Austrick
FaitherLudwig VI, Landgrave o Hesse-Darmstadt
MitherPrincess Elisabeth Dorothea o Saxe-Gotha-Altenburg

Prince Philipp o Hesse-Darmstadt (Julie 20, 1671 – August 11 1736 in) wis a Prince o Hesse-Darmstadt, Imperial Field marshal an Governor o Mantua. Philipp wis a younger son o Louis VI, Landgrave o Hesse-Darmstadt (1630–1678) an his seicont wife Princess Elisabeth Dorothea o Saxe-Gotha-Altenburg (1640–1709), dochter o Ernest I, Duke o Saxe-Gotha an Princess Elisabeth Sophie o Saxe-Altenburg. When he commanded the Austrick Airmy in Naples, he wis patron o Nicola Porpora, an when he wis governor o Mantua, he made Antonio Vivaldi Maestro di Cappella o his coort.