Princess Juliane o Hesse-Philippsthal

Princess Juliane o Hesse-Philippsthal ( Juliane Wilhelmine Luise; 8 Juin 1761 – 9 November 1799), wis a coontess o Schaumburg-Lippe, mairit in 1780 tae Coont Philip II, Coont o Schaumburg-Lippe. She wis the regent o Schaumburg-Lippe during the minority o her son frae 1787 tae 1799. Juliane initiated a redesign o Hagenburg Castle an she is considered the foonder o the spa Bad Eilsen.

Princess Juliane o Hesse-Philippsthal
Coontess o Schaumburg-Lippe
Juliane, Fürstin zu Schaumburg-Lippe.jpg
Princess Juliane in 1781 bi Tischbein.
Full name
Juliane Wilhelmine Luise
Born8 Juin 1761(1761-06-08)
Dee'd9 November 1799(1799-11-09) (aged 38)
Noble faimilyHoose o Lippe
Spoose(s)Philip II, Coont o Schaumburg-Lippe
Coontess Eleonore Luise
Coontess Wilhelmine Charlotte
Georg Wilhelm, Prince o Schaumburg-Lippe
FaitherWilliam, Landgrave o Hesse-Philippsthal
MitherPrincess Ulrike Eleonore o Hesse-Philippsthal-Barchfeld


On 10 October 1780 she married in Philippsthal to Coont Philipp Ernst o Schaumburg-Lippe. Philipp Ernst, wha wis 57 years auld at the time an already a widower, died efter anly seven years o mairiage. Coontess Juliane took up government.


  1. Coontess Eleonore Luise o Schaumburg-Lippe (1781–1783)
  2. Coontess Wilhelmine Charlotte o Schaumburg-Lippe (1783–1858) mairit Coont Ernst Friedrich o Münster-Ledenburg.
  3. Georg Wilhelm, Prince o Schaumburg-Lippe (20 December 1784 – 21 November 1860) mairit Princess Ida o Waldeck an Pyrmont an haed issue.


  • Otto Zaretzky: Juliane (Gräfin zu Schaumburg-Lippe). In: Allgemeine Deutsche Biographie (ADB). Band 55, Duncker & Humblot, Leipzig 1910, S. 810–813.
  • Horst-Rüdiger Jarck: Juliane Wilhelmine Luise, Gräfin zu Schaumburg-Lippe. In: Neue Deutsche Biographie (NDB). Band 10, Duncker & Humblot, Berlin 1974, ISBN 3-428-00191-5, S. 653 f.