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  2. William II | emperor of Germany | Britannica

    William II, German Wilhelm II, in full Friedrich Wilhelm Viktor Albert, (born January 27, 1859, Potsdam, near Berlin [Germany]—died June 4, 1941, Doorn, Netherlands), German emperor (kaiser) and king of Prussia from 1888 to the end of World War I in 1918, known for his frequently militaristic manner as well as for his vacillating policies.

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  3. Wilhelm II, German Emperor - Wikipedia,_German_Emperor

    Wilhelm II (Friedrich Wilhelm Viktor Albert; 27 January 1859 – 4 June 1941) was the last German Emperor ( German: Kaiser) and King of Prussia, reigning from 15 June 1888 until his abdication on 9 November 1918.

  4. The Kaiser and His Court: Wilhelm II and the Government of Germany John Röhl Cambridge, CUP, 1996, ISBN: 9780521565042; 288pp.; Price: £20.99 Reviewer: Dr Alan Sked London School of Economics Citation: Dr Alan Sked, review of The Kaiser and His Court: Wilhelm II and the Government of Germany, (review no. 47)

  5. Wilhelm II. (Deutsches Reich) – Wikipedia

    Wilhelm II. (Deutsches Reich) Wilhelm II. im Jahr 1902. Großes Wappen des Deutschen Kaisers bis 1918. Wilhelm II., mit vollem Namen Friedrich Wilhelm Albert Viktor von Preußen [1] (* 27. Januar 1859 in Berlin; † 4. Juni 1941 in Doorn, Niederlande ), aus dem Haus Hohenzollern war von 1888 bis 1918 letzter Deutscher Kaiser und König von ...

  6. Kaiser Wilhelm II of Germany with his heir Kronprinz Wilhelm ...

    Known as “99-Tage Kaiser” (99-Days Emperor) he was German Emperor and King of Prussia from 9 March-15 June 1888, before succumbing to throat cancer. 109 14 r/monarchism Join • 3 days ago Wilhelm II Visiting Stockholm 1895 193

  7. The seeds of destruction | The New Criterion

    The ascent of Wilhelm II to the throne in 1890 signaled the end of Bismarck’s Realpolitik. The young emperor detested the aging chancellor’s political gamesmanship at home and his caution abroad. Though susceptible to vanity and insecurity, Wilhelm had genuine compassion for his subjects, whether monarchist, democrat, or socialist.

  8. July Crisis - Wikipedia

    Emperor Wilhelm II came to share the views of the German General Staff and declared on 4 July that he was entirely for "settling accounts with Serbia". [26] He ordered the German ambassador in Vienna, Count Heinrich von Tschirschky, to stop advising restraint, writing that "Tschirschky will be so good to drop this nonsense.

  9. Today In History, 27 January: What Happened On This Day

    Wilhelm II, German Emperor and King of Prussia who served as the last German Kaiser from 1888 till his abdication at the end of World War I in 1918. 6. 1940. James Cromwell, American actor and ...

  10. German Empire - Wikipedia

    On 10 December 1870, the North German Confederation Reichstag renamed the Confederation the "German Empire" and gave the title of German Emperor to William I, the King of Prussia, as Bundespräsidium of the Confederation. [35] The new constitution ( Constitution of the German Confederation) and the title Emperor came into effect on 1 January 1871.