Name at birth: Franz Ferdinand Karl Ludwig Josef von Habsburg-LothringenWhatever else he may have done in life, Archduke Franz Ferdinand is known now as the man whose assassination touched off World War I. The nephew of the Hapsburg emperor Franz Josef, F...
June 28, 1914
Franz Ferdinand (18 December 1863 – 28 June 1914) was an Archduke of
Austria-Este, Austro-Hungarian and Royal Prince of Hungary and of Bohemia
In an event that is widely acknowledged to have sparked the outbreak of World
War I, Archduke Franz Ferdinand, nephew of Emperor Franz Josef and heir to the
... Archduke Franz Ferdinand. Archduke Franz Ferdiand photographed on the
day of his assassination Franz Ferdinand (1863-1914) was born in Graz, Austria.
On June 28, 1914, Archduke Franz Ferdinand
, the heir to the throne of Austria-Hungary, was assassinated while travelling to inspect troops in Sarajevo, Bosnia. His assassin was Gavrilo Princip, a member of the Black Hand organization that was calling for Serbian indepe... More »
Franz Ferdinand - Taken Down by a Teenager (TV-14; 5:13) The conspiracy to
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Eye witness account of the assassination of Archduke Franz Ferdinand of Austria.
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The Assassination of Archduke Franz Ferdinand. by Micheal Shackelford. Note
on Slavic spelling: Due to the current limitations of HTML, certain Slavic ...