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Posted on 06/29/2008


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Prince Louis Ferdinand and his heir

Prince Louis Ferdinand and his heir
Prince Louis Ferdinand was Kaiser Wilhelm's grandson. He was born 9th November 1907 as second son of the German Crown Prince Wilhelm and Crown Princess Cecilie and celebrated his 11th birthday in 1918 when the revolution broke out and the Kaiser fled to the Netherlands. He was celebrating his 82nd birthday, when the Berlin Wall fell. When his father died in 1951 he succeeded him as Head of the Hohenzollern Family.

He is shown here with his grandson, Prince Georg Friedrich of Prussia, who succeeded him in 1994 as head of the Hohenzollern Family and as claimant to the German throne. Prince Georg Friedrich was born on 10th June 1976 as the eldest son of Prince Louis Ferdinand jr. who died in 1977.

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