Prince Albert of Saxe-Altenburg

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Prince Albert
Born (1843-04-14)14 April 1843
Died 22 May 1902(1902-05-22) (aged 59)
Spouse Marie of Prussia (m 6 May 1885)
Duchess Helene of Mecklenburg-Strelitz (m 13 December 1891)
Issue Olga, Countess of Pückler-Burghauss
Marie, Princess Reuss of Köstritz
Full name
Albert Heinrich Joseph Carl Viktor Georg Friedrich
House Wettin
Father Eduard of Saxe-Altenburg
Mother Luise Caroline Reuss of Greiz

Prince Albert of Saxe-Altenburg (Albert Heinrich Joseph Carl Viktor Georg Friedrich; 14 April 1843 – 22 May 1902) was a German prince of the ducal house of Saxe-Altenburg.

First marriage[edit]

On 6 May 1885 to Princess Marie of Prussia, widow of Prince Henry of the Netherlands in Berlin.


  1. Princess Olga of Saxe-Altenburg (17 April 1886 – 13 January 1955) married Karl Frederick, Count of Pückler-Burghauss and Freiherr von Groditz.
  2. Marie (6 June 1888 – 12 November 1947) married Heinrich XXXV, Prince of Reuss of Köstritz but hey divorced in 1921.

Second marriage[edit]

On 13 December 1891, at Remplin, Albert married Duchess Helene of Mecklenburg-Strelitz. The couple had no issue.

Titles and styles[edit]

  • 14 April 1843 – 22 May 1902 His Serene Highness Prince Albert of Saxe-Altenburg, Duke of Saxony.