Biography of Duque de Hesse-Darmstadt Luis II (1777-1848)

Luis I's son, was born in 1777 and died in 1848. He/She succeeded his father in 1830. It adopted a completely reactionary government system; it abolished a large number of liberal institutions; consecutively dissolved two cameras, until he/she managed to form a that had most, and which made adopting repressive laws, which almost completely extinguished the politics in the country, and died shortly after the February revolution, leaving his successor his son Luis III, which was forced to accept the progressive reforms that called for public opinion.