Augusta often took pleasure in snubbing her mother-in-law, usually small incidents, such as telling her that she would be wearing a different dress than the one Victoria recommended, that she would not be riding to get her figure back after childbirth as Wilhelm had no intention of stopping at one son, and informing her that Augusta's daughter, Viktoria, was not named after her (though, again, in her memoirs, Viktoria Luise states that she was named after both her grandmother and her great ...
In William II: Youth and early influences In 1881 William married Princess Augusta Victoria of Schleswig-Holstein-Sonderburg-Augustenburg, a plain, unimaginative woman with few intellectual interests and no talents, who bored him and encouraged his reactionary tendencies but all the same represented a point of stability in his life.
Augusta Victoria of Schleswig-Holstein: The Last German Empress. Augusta Victoria, known by her family as Dona, was born on October 22nd, 1858, in Dolzig Castle, Brandenburg. She was the daughter of Duke Frederick VIII of Schleswig-Holstein, and Princess Adelheid of Hohenlohe-Langenburg. Adelheid was the daughter of Princess Feodora of Leiningen, the half-sister of Queen Victoria.
Augusta Viktoria af Slesvig-Holsten-Sønderborg-Augustenborg (Augusta Viktoria Friederike Luise Feodora Jenny) (22. oktober 1858 – 11. april 1921) var den sidste kejserinde af Tyskland. Den 27. februar 1881 blev hun gift med den senere Wilhelm II af Tyskland under en otte timers lang ceremoni, der krævede at alle stod op undervejs.
Augusta Victoria of Schleswig-HolsteinVA(Auguste Viktoria Friederike Luise Feodora Jenny; 22 October 1858 – 11 April 1921) was the last Germanempress and queen of Prussiaby marriage to Wilhelm II, German Emperor. Augusta Victoria German Empress consort Queen consort of Prussia Tenure 15 June 1888 – 9 November 1918 Born (1858-10-22)22 October 1858
Princess Helena Augusta Victoria , daughter of Queen Victoria with her husband Prince Christian of Schleswig-Holstein. The princesses Helena and Louise, two of the children of Queen Victoria, in matching full dresses and bonnets.
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Princess Helena Victoria (always known to her family as Thora) was born at Frogmore House, near Windsor Castle. Her father was Prince Christian of Schleswig-Holstein-Sonderburg-Augustenburg, the third son of Christian, Duke of Augustenburg and Countess Louise af Danneskjold-Samsøe. Her mother was Princess Helena, the fifth child and third daughter of Queen Victoria and Prince Albert of Saxe-Coburg and Gotha.
Princess Augusta Victoria of Hohenzollern (German: Auguste Viktoria Wilhelmine Antonie Mathilde Ludovika Josephine Maria Elisabeth; 19 August 1890 – 29 August 1966) was the daughter of William, Prince of Hohenzollern, and Princess Maria Teresa of Bourbon-Two Sicilies. In 1913, she married the deposed King Manuel II of Portugal. After his death, Augusta Victoria married a second time.
Princess Victoria Adelaide was born on 31 December 1885 at Castle Grünholz, Thumby, Schleswig-Holstein, Prussia as the eldest daughter of Frederick Ferdinand, Duke of Schleswig-Holstein-Sonderburg-Glücksburg and his wife Princess Karoline Mathilde of Schleswig-Holstein-Sonderburg-Augustenburg. Her father was the eldest son of Friedrich, Duke ...