Prince Heinrich of Hesse-Kassel

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Birth Date:
30.11.1927
Death date:
18.11.1999
Person's maiden name:
Prince Heinrich Wilhelm Konstantin Viktor Franz of Hesse-Kassel
Extra names:
Henry William Constantine Victor Francis of Hesse-Kassel, Enrico d'Assia
Categories:
Prince
Cemetery:
Set cemetery

Prince Heinrich Wilhelm Konstantin Viktor Franz of Hesse-Kassel (English: Henry William Constantine Victor Francis of Hesse-Kassel, Italian: Enrico d'Assia; 30 October 1927 – 18 November 1999) was a member of the House of Hesse.

Prince Heinrich was born in Rome, Italy, the son of Prince Philipp of Hesse and Princess Mafalda of Savoy, daughter of King Victor Emmanuel III of Italy.

During the Second World War, Heinrich's father was arrested by the Gestapo and his mother was detained and imprisoned in Buchenwald concentration camp, where she was killed by Allies' bombardments in 1944. Heinrich and his siblings (Moritz, Otto and Elisabeth) were given sanctuary in the Vatican. After the war they were reunited with their father in Germany.

Heinrich was an artist and set designer, active mainly in Italy under the name Enrico d'Assia. He published a volume of memoirs, Der Kristallene Lüster (Munich, 1994). He died in Frankfurt, unmarried.

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        Relation nameRelation typeBirth DateDeath dateDescription
        1Prince PhilippPrince PhilippFather06.11.189625.10.1980
        2Princess Mafalda of SavoyPrincess Mafalda of SavoyMother02.11.190227.08.1944
        3Moritz  of HesseMoritz of HesseBrother06.08.192623.05.2013
        4Князь Роман ПетровичКнязь Роман ПетровичUncle17.10.189623.10.1978
        5Марина  РомановаМарина РомановаAunt11.03.189215.05.1981
        6Jelena KarađorđevićJelena KarađorđevićAunt04.11.188416.10.1962
        7Надежда  РомановаНадежда РомановаAunt15.03.189821.04.1988
        8Maria  Francesca of SavoyMaria Francesca of SavoyAunt26.12.191404.12.2001
        9Giovanna of  ItalyGiovanna of ItalyAunt13.11.190726.02.2000
        10Vittorio  Emanuele IIIVittorio Emanuele IIIGrandfather11.11.186928.12.1947
        11Princess Elena Petrović - Njegoš of MontenegroPrincess Elena Petrović - Njegoš of MontenegroGrandmother08.01.187328.11.1952
        12Никола I ПетровичНикола I ПетровичGreat grandfather07.10.184101.03.1921
        13Милена Петрович-НегошМилена Петрович-НегошGreat grandmother27.04.184716.03.1923
        14Дмитрий  РомановДмитрий РомановCousin17.05.192631.12.2016

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