Philipp von Schwaben König des Hl. Römischen Reiches

February 1177–21 June 1208 (Age 31)
Pavia, Lombardy, Italy

The Life of Philipp

When Philipp von Schwaben König des Hl. Römischen Reiches was born in February 1177, in Pavia, Lombardy, Italy, his father, Friedrich I "Barbarossa" Kaiser des Heiligen Römischen Reich, was 55 and his mother, Beatrice Countess of Burgundy Holy Roman Empress, was 41. He married Angelina Irene Princess of the Byzantine Empire on 25 May 1197, in Schwaben, Bavaria, Germany. They were the parents of at least 4 daughters. He died on 21 June 1208, in Holy Roman Empire, at the age of 31, and was buried in Speyer, Speyer, Rhineland-Palatinate, Germany.

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Philipp von Schwaben König des Hl. Römischen Reiches
Angelina Irene Princess of the Byzantine Empire
Marriage: 25 May 1197
Elisabeth von Schwaben
Beatrix von Schwaben Kaiserin des Hl Römischen Reiches
Maria von Hohenstaufen
Kunigunde von Schwaben aka Kunigunde Rostislavna von Halych

Spouse and Children

25 May 1197
Schwaben, Bavaria, Germany


Parents and Siblings



+6 More Children

Name Meaning

Dutch: from Middle Dutch vonc, vonke ‘spark’, hence probably a metonymic occupational name for a smith.

Dictionary of American Family Names © Patrick Hanks 2003, 2006.

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Philippe de Souabe

Philippe Ier de Souabe né Philippe de Hohenstaufen (février/mars 1177 - mort le 21 juin 1208 à Bamberg), roi de Germanie de 1198 à 1208, élu peu de temps avant Otton IV de Brunswick. Il fut aussi marg …

Sources (3)

  • Philip of Swabia, Wikipedia
  • Philip of Swabia (1178-1208) Find a Grave
  • Philip of Swabia, King of Germany and the Romans

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