Today in History - May 30th. 1871 - Leopold IV, Prince of Lippe

Leopoldus Bernhard Adalbert Otto Karl Gustav was born on May 30th. 1871 in
Oberkassel (now Germany).

Leopold IV, Prince of Lippe - Source picture: Wikipedia

He was the son of Ernest II, Count of Lippe-Biesterfeld and Countess Karoline of Wartensleben.

He married 1/ Princess Bertha of Hesse-Philippsthal-Barchfeld on August 16th. 1901 in Rotenburg.
They had 5 children.

Leopold IV married 2/ Princess Anna of Ysenburg and Büdingen. They had 1 child.

Leopold IV died on December 30th. 1949 in Detmold. 

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