Tuesday, May 29, 2012
Summer Baby in House Hesse
Hereditary Prince (Heinrich) Donatus and Hereditary Princess Floria of Hesse are expecting their third child later thus Summer.
The eldest son of Landgraf Moritz of Hesse (b. 1926) and of his former wife Princess Tatiana zu Sayn-Wittengenstein-Berleburg (whose brother Richard is the husband of Princess Benedikte of Denmark ), Donatus was born in Kiel, Germany, in 1966. In 2003 he married Countess Floria-Franziska von Faber-Castell (b. 1974).
Four years after their wedding, which had taken place at Kronberg, where the Hesse's magnificent castle, Schloß Friedrichshof, is located, the couple welcomed twins. Princess Paulina and Prince Moritz were born in March 2007, their baptism taking place privately at Schloß Wolfsgarten some time later.