Prince Wilhelm Friedrich Franz Joseph Christian Olaf of Prussia (4 July 1906 – 26 May 1940) was the eldest child of Wilhelm, German Crown Prince, and Duchess Cecilie of Mecklenburg-Schwerin. At his birth, he was second in line to the German throne and was expected to succeed to the throne after the deaths of his grandfather, Emperor Wilhelm II , and his father, Crown Prince Wilhelm.
Prince Wilhelm of Prussia is the 5,616th most popular politician (down from 5,497th in 2019), the 1,555th most popular biography from Germany (down from 1,545th in 2019) and the 467th most popular Politician. Memorability Metrics 7.5k Page Views (PV) 57.72 Historical Popularity Index (HPI) 17 Languages Editions (L) 5.74 Effective Languages (L*)
English: Prince Wilhelm of Prussia (Wilhelm Friedrich Franz Joseph Christian Olaf, in English, William Frederick Francis Joseph Christian Olaf; July 4, 1906 – May 26, 1940) was the eldest child and son of Crown Prince Wilhelm of Germany and Duchess Cecilie of Mecklenburg-Schwerin. Kaiserliche Bildersammlung.
Prince Wilhelm of Prussia (Wilhelm Friedrich Franz Joseph Christian Olaf, in English, William Frederick Francis Joseph Christian Olaf; 4 July 1906 26 May 1940) was the eldest child and...
Prince Wilhelm of Prussia (1906–1940), who renounced his succession rights in 1933 in order to marry Dorothea von Salviati, and had issue; Louis Ferdinand, Prince of Prussia (1907–1994); married 1938 Grand Duchess Kira Kirillovna of Russia and had issue; Prince Hubertus of Prussia (1909–1950); married 1941 Baroness Maria von Humboldt-Dachroeden, 1943 Princess Magdalena Reuss and had issue
Prince Wilhelm of Prussia. (1906-1940), Son of Wilhelm, German Crown Prince and Crown Prince of Prussia. Sitter in 1 portrait. Tell us More. Like. List Thumbnail. Sort by. Prince Wilhelm of Prussia; Cecile, German Crown Princess and Crown Princess of Prussia; Prince Louis Ferdinand of Prussia. by Unknown photographer.
Prince Wilhelm was survived by his wife; two daughters; both of his parents; and his paternal grandfather, former Kaiser Wilhelm II. The former Kaiser retroactively recognized Prince Wilhelm's marriage as dynastic and his two daughters were thereby accorded the style of Princess of Prussia (Royal Highness). German Royalty.
Verlobung des Prinzen Wilhelm von Preußen. Berlin. In Bonn am Rhein Verlobte sich der älteste Sohn des deutschen Kronprinzen, Prinz Wilhelm von Preußen, mit Fräulein Dorothea von Salviati. Prinz Wilhelm wurde am 4. Juli 1906 geboren. Nach bestan denem Abiturienten-Examen studierte er Rechtswissenschaften und Volkswirtschaft.