01 August 2015

† Fürst Philipp-Reinhard zu Solms-Hohensolms-Lich

Fürst Philipp-Reinhard zu Solms-Hohensolms-Lich died on Tuesday 28.07.2015 at the age of 80 in Lich. He was born on 27.11.1934 as oldest son of Hereditary Prince Hermann zu Solms-Hohensholms-Lich and his wife Gertrude, née Beroness of Werthern. Because his father died already in 1940 he succeeded his grandfather Fürst Reinhard as 8. Fürst zun Solms-Hohensolms-Lich in 1951. In 1970 he married the swedish Marie Fouche d'Otrante. Together the had 4 children. 
Caroline married to per-Fredrik Lilienyvist, Carl-Christein who succeede now as 9. Füst zu Solms-Hohensolms-Lich, he is married to Countess Christina Douglas, Louis who is married to Countess Antonia of Kielmansegg and Sebastian.
The funeral of Fürst Phiipp-Reinhard will tkae place on 07.08.2015 at the Marienstigfstkirche at Lich afterwards he will be buried at the Familie burial ground.  

16 July 2015

A son for the Hereditary Princely Couple of Saxe-Coburg and Gotha

Hereditary Princess Kelly of Saxe-Coburg and Gotha gave birth to a boy Philipp Hubertus Andreas Christian on 15.07.2015 in Munich. The Little Prince who according to the Statute of the Ducal House will become once the Head of the Ducal House is the second child of the couiple. Their daughter Katharina was born in 2014.

05 July 2015

Michael & Christina - Salem 04.07.2015

On Saturday 04.07.2015 the religious weddong of Prince Michael of baden and Christina Höhne took place at the Betsaal at Salem Castle. BEfore the CEremony one could see the guests walking through the Castle Park on their Way to the Wedding. The most important guests and the Family however went in through some way though the Castle Floors. After the ceremony which last for 1 hour the Couple wnet out in the Inner Court which is located before the Betsaal. They then slowly walked through it and then out through the Gathes which closes the Inner Court. The then walked along the Castle and wnet into the pirvate Garden of Salem Castle where a reception took place. Behing them followed the Family and all the guests.




Among the Guests where:
  • Prince Ludwig and Princess Mariane of Baden 
  • Priunce Berthold of Baden
  • Pricness Sophie or Aglaëof Baden
  • Prince Hassan and Princess Sarvath of Jordan
  • Prince Andreas and Princess Luise zu Hohenlohe-Langeburg 
  • Fürst Andreas and Fürstin Alexandra zu Leiningen
  • Hereditary Prince Ferdinand zu Leiningen
  • Count Karl zu Solms-Laubach
  • Duchess Fleur of Württemberg, Countess of Goëss and Copunt Moritz of Goëss 
  • Duke Eberhard of Württemberg
  • Duchess Elizabeth in Bavaria and Daniel Terberger
  • Archduke Michael and Arcchduchess Eva of Austria-Tuscany
  • Archduke Marcus of Asuttria-Tuscany and Countess Hilde of Habsnurg-Lothringen
  • Count Valentin and Countess Christine of Habsburg-Lothringen
  • Countess Magdalena of Habsburg-Lothringen and Sebastian Bergmann
  • Cunt Christoph and Countess Bergit Douglas
  • Count Johannes and Countess Esperanzan of Berckheim
  • Jean Henri and Tatiana Fruchaud

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