Franz Ferdinand Carl Ludwig Joseph Maria (18 December 1863 – 28 June 1914)
was an Archduke of Austria-Este, Austro-Hungarian and Royal Prince of ...
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
Apr 2, 2014 ... On Biography.com, find out how Archduke Franz Ferdinand was trying to shore
up the disintegrating Austro-Hungarian Empire when he was ...
The second was the death of his father, Archduke Charles Louis, in 1896. Now it
was Franz Ferdinand that would be next in line for the Crown. Politics:
Franz Ferdinand, Archduke. (1863-1914) Born, Graz, Austria. Heir to the imperial
throne of the Austro-Hungarian empire. His assassination on June 28, 1914, ...
Eye witness account of the assassination of Archduke Franz Ferdinand of Austria.
Nov 11, 2014 ... World War One was a tragedy with particularly Austrian roots, sparked by the
assassination of the heir to the throne, Archduke Franz Ferdinand ...
Franz Ferdinand was an Archduke (which is like a prince) of Austria and, from
1896 until his death, he was next in line to be the emperor of the former country ...
Apr 22, 2013 ... It was Franz Ferdinand's impulsive decision, later in the day, to visit them ...
Archduke Franz Ferdinand was victim of the most momentous ...
Jul 16, 2014 ... The assassination of Archduke Franz Ferdinand and his wife Sophie on June 28,
1914, is widely seen as the central, precipitating event of the ...