Christine was born in Kassel as a daughter of Landgrave Philip I of Hesse and his spouse Christine of Saxony. She was given a strict Protestant upbringing by her aunt Elizabeth, Dowager Duchess of Saxony. Christine received a proposal from King Eric XIV of Sweden, but this did not come about.
Christine of Hesse-Kassel (19 October 1578 – 19 August 1658) was a German noblewoman member of the House of Hesse and by marriage Duchess of Saxe-Eisenach and Saxe-Coburg . Born in Kassel, she was the tenth of eleven children born from the marriage of William IV, Landgrave of Hesse-Kassel and his wife Duchess Sabine of Württemberg.
- 19 August 1658 (aged 79), Eisenach
- 19 October 1578, Kassel
- John Ernest, Duke of Saxe-Eisenach
Cristina ("Krista") nacque nel castello di Friedrichshof, figlia maggiore del principe Cristoforo d'Assia-Kassel, e di sua moglie, la principessa Sofia di Grecia  , sorella più giovane del principe Filippo, duca di Edimburgo . La nonna paterna di Cristina, la principessa Margherita di Prussia, era sorella del Kaiser ...
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- January 10, 1933
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Christine of Saxony (25 December 1505 – 15 April 1549) was a German noble, landgravine consort of Hesse by marriage to Philip I, Landgrave of Hesse. She was the regent of Hesse during the absence of her spouse in 1547–1549. She was the daughter of George the Bearded, Duke of Saxony and Barbara Jagiellon.
Princess Christina Margarethe of Hesse ( German: Christina Margarethe Prinzessin von Hessen; 10 January 1933 – 22 November 2011) was a German princess. A first cousin of King Charles III of the United Kingdom, she was the wife, from 1956 to 1962, of Prince Andrew of Yugoslavia, a son of Alexander I of Yugoslavia .
Elisabeth of Hesse-Kassel (11 May 1577 – 25 November 1578) Christine (19 October 1578 – 19 August 1658), married on 14 May 1598 to John Ernst, Duke of Saxe-Eisenach Juliane, born and died 9 February 1581 In addition William had a few illegitimate children.