Magdalene of Brandenburg (1582–1616)

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Magdalene of Brandenburg (1582–1616)

Landgravine of Hesse-Darmstadt . Born on January 7, 1582; died on May 4, 1616; daughter of Elizabeth of Anhalt (1563–1607) and John George (1525–1598), elector of Brandenburg (r. 1571–1598); married Louis V, landgrave of Hesse-Darmstadt, on June 5, 1598; children: Anne-Eleanor of Hesse-Darmstadt (1601–1659); George II (b. 1605), landgrave of Hesse-Darmstadt.