Leopold I, roi des Belges (King of the Belgians)

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Leopold I George Christian Frederick of Saxe-Coburg and Gotha (Wettin, Ernestiner), King of the Belgians

German: Leopold I Georg Christian Friedrich von Sachsen-Coburg und Gotha (Wettin, Ernestiner), König der Belgier, French: Leopold I Georges Christian Frédéric de Saxe-Cobourg et Gotha (Wettin, Ernestiner), Roi des Belges
Birthdate: (74)
Birthplace: Coburg, Sachsen-Coburg-Saalfeld, Deutschland (HRR)
Death: Died in Bruxelles, Belgique
Place of Burial: Laeken, Bruxelles, Belgique
Immediate Family:

Son of książę Franz Friedrich Anton von Sachsen-Coburg-Saalfeld, Herzog and Princess Augusta Reuss of Ebersdorf
Husband of <private>; Princess Charlotte Augusta of Wales and Princess Louise d'Orléans, Queen consort of the Belgians
Partner of Baronin Arcadie Arcadie-Eugenie Claret de Viescourt and Karoline Bauer
Father of <private>; <private>; Stillborn Son von Sachsen-Coburg-Saalfeld, Herzog, Prince of Great Britain and Ireland; Louis Philippe, Crown Prince of Belgium; Leopold II, roi des Belges, koning der Belgen and 4 others
Brother of Sophie Friedrika Caroline Luise von Sachsen-Coburg-Saalfeld, Gräfin von Mensdorff-Pouilly; Princess Antoinette of Saxe-Coburg-Saalfeld; Grand Duchess Anna Fyodorovna of Russia; Unnamed Son von Sachsen-Coburg-Saalfeld, Prinz; Duke Ernst I of Saxe-Coburg-Gotha and 7 others

Occupation: King of Belgium 1831-1865, Prince of Saxe-Coburg and Gotha, Duke of Saxony, King of Belgium, King of the Belgians
Managed by: Günther Kipp
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About Leopold I, roi des Belges (King of the Belgians)

  • Name/title:Leopold Georg Christian Friederck, Prince(Prinz) of Sachsen-Coburg-Saalfeld,
  • Prince of Sachsen-Coburg und Gotha,
  • Duke(Herzog) of Sachsen 16 December 1790
  • First King of the Belgians. 21 July 1831
  • Founder of the Belgian line of the House of Sachsen-Coburg-Gotha.
  • His children included Leopold II of Belgium and Empress Carlota of Mexico


Predecessor: None, First king of Belgium Successor: Leopold II

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Leopold I, roi des Belges (King of the Belgians)'s Timeline

December 16, 1790
Coburg, Sachsen-Coburg-Saalfeld, Deutschland (HRR)
December 16, 1790
- April 6, 1818
Coburg, Upper Franconia, Bavaria, Germany
February 2, 1791
Coburg, Oberfranken, Bayern, Germany
November 5, 1817
Age 26
Forres, Moray, UK
April 6, 1818
- July 21, 1831
Age 27
London, Greater London, United Kingdom
July 21, 1831
- December 10, 1865
Age 40
Brussels, Brussels, Belgium
Age 40
Age 40