Landgrave William of Hesse-Phillippsthal and Ulrike Eleonore.
Juliane of Hesse-Phillippsthal - Source picture: Wikipedia
On October 10th. 1780, she married Count Philip Ernest of Schaumburg-Lippe.
He was already 57 years old and a widower on the day of his marriage. He died
only 7 years later.
Countess Juliane took up government together with Count Johann Ludwig,
Reichsgraf von Wallmoden-Gimborn as regent during the minority of her son
The government of Juliane is considered as extremely beneficial. She conducted
reforms of economy, education and downsized the court.
Juliane initiated a redesign of Hagenburg Castle and she is the considered founder
of spa Bad Eilsen (Germany).
This remarkable lady died on November 9th. 1799 in Bückeburg.
She was buried in a mausoleum in the Schaumburg Forest.