Schaumburg-Lippe


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Schaumburg-Lippe

(shoum`bo͝orkh-lĭp`ə), former state, N Germany, E of the Weser River. In 1946 it was placed in Lower Saxony. Bückeburg was the capital. It was situated in a fertile agricultural region. The county of Schauenburg (as Schaumburg was originally called) included a considerable part of Westphalia in the 12th cent., and its lord, Count Adolf, was invested with HolsteinHolstein,
former duchy, N central Germany, the part of Schleswig-Holstein S of the Eider River. Kiel and Rendsburg were the chief cities. For a description of Holstein and for its history after 1814, see Schleswig-Holstein.
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 in 1111. The direct line died out in 1459, and the branch line that succeeded retained only Schaumburg and the seigniory of Pinneberg in Holstein. When it in turn became extinct (1640), Pinneberg passed to the Danish crown and part of Schaumburg was divided between Brunswick-Lüneburg (later the electorate of Hanover) and Hesse-Kassel. The remainder of Schaumburg passed to Count Philip of LippeLippe
, former state, N central Germany, between the Teutoburg Forest and the Weser River. It was incorporated in 1947 into the state of North Rhine–Westphalia. Detmold, the former capital, was the chief city.
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, thus forming the county of Schaumburg-Lippe. The county became a principality in 1807. The last prince abdicated in 1918, and Schaumburg-Lippe joined the Weimar Republic.

Schaumburg-Lippe

a former state of NW Germany, between Westphalia and Hanover: part of Lower Saxony since 1946
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Schaumburg-Lippe were essentially correct, I have had no hand in the matter.
The so-called - since 2005 - "Palais Schaumburg" in Salzburg, Gstaettengasse 5, a quaint, pretty town house like plenty of others in the immediate vicinity (and indeed, like these others, a protected site in very good condition), has *never* been a Schaumburg-Lippe family property.
No member of the family has previously challenged my position as head of the *entire* House of Schaumburg-Lippe, an office which I took over from my father and grandfather.
Alexander Schaumburg-Lippe Prince Alexander of Schaumburg-Lippe Schloss D-31675 Bueckeburg Germany Contact: Anja Tschirch Personal Assistant to Prince Alexander of Schaumburg-Lippe Schlossplatz 6 D-31675 Buckeburg +49-5722-955815 anja-tschirch@hofkammer-bueckeburg.
CONTACT: Anja Tschirch, Personal Assistant to Prince Alexander of Schaumburg-Lippe, Schlossplatz 6, D-31675 Buckeburg, +49-5722-955815, anja-tschirch@hofkammer-bueckeburg.
Facts from WALDEMAR PRINZ ZU SCHAUMBURG-LIPPE, Head of the Schaumburg-Lippe Nachod family line in Germany and former Royal Photographer to Her Majesty the Queen, Margrethe II of Denmark.
Alexander Prinz zu Schaumburg-Lippe, speaking about "Prince Max" (referring to Mario-Max Prince Schaumburg-Lippe with the academic title Doctor of Law) is a normal resident and citizen of the Federal Republic of Germany.
There is however a second head of the Nachod line of the Schaumburg-Lippe family, to which Mario-Max, in fact, belongs.
During the visit to Salzburg of Waldemar Prinz zu Schaumburg-Lippe (son of Her Royal Highness Princess Feodora of Denmark and Christian Prinz zu Schaumburg-Lippe - of the Nachod line), he was impressed by the beauty of the 33 rooms, which were all in magnificent condition.
Auction items: A stay at Palais Schaumburg-Lippe in Salzburg, Austria -- the last remaining private royal residence in the "Sound of Music" city, Blue Note Bosendorfer Piano, Miles Davis's jacket, a Jaguar, Roberta Flack vocal lessons & Instruments.
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