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Louis VIII (German: Ludwig) (5 April 1691 – 17 October 1768) was the Landgrave of Hesse-Darmstadt from 1739 to 1768. He was the son of Ernest Louis, Landgrave of Hesse-Darmstadt and Margravine Dorothea Charlotte of Brandenburg-Ansbach.
|Landgrave of Hesse-Darmstadt|
|Reign||12 September 1739 –|
17 October 1768
|Born||(1691-04-05)5 April 1691|
|Died||17 October 1768(1768-10-17) (aged 77)|
(m. 1717; died 1726)
|Issue||Louis IX, Landgrave of Hesse-Darmstadt|
Prince George William
Caroline Louise, Margravine of Baden
|Father||Ernest Louis, Landgrave of Hesse-Darmstadt|
|Mother||Dorothea Charlotte of Brandenburg-Ansbach|