Georg Friedrich succeeded his grandfather, Louis Ferdinand, as Head of the Royal House of Prussia, a branch of the House of Hohenzollern, on 26 September 1994. He learned to appreciate the history and responsibility of his heritage during time spent with his paternal grandfather, who often recounted to him anecdotes from the life in exile of his own grandfather, the last German Kaiser, Wilhelm II Frederick William III (German: Friedrich Wilhelm III.; 3 August 1770 - 7 June 1840) was king of Prussia from 1797 to 1840. He ruled Prussia during the difficult times of the Napoleonic Wars.Steering a careful course between France and her enemies, after a major military defeat in 1806, he was humiliated by Napoleon, and Prussia was stripped of recent gains and forced to pay huge financial. Friedrich Wilhelm was born at Kamenz Palace in Kamenz, Kingdom of Prussia, (now Kamieniec Ząbkowicki, Poland) youngest child of Prince Albert of Prussia (1837-1906), (son of Prince Albert of Prussia and Princess Marianne of the Netherlands) and his wife, Princess Marie of Saxe-Altenburg (1854-1898), (daughter of Ernst I, Duke of Saxe-Altenburg and Princess Agnes of Anhalt-Dessau) Liv og virke. Hans far, Fredrik I av Preussen, var den første konge av Preussen. I Preussens historie utgjør Fredrik Vilhelm Is regjeringstid en reform- og organiseringsperiode. Han var en initiativrik, energisk natur med ubendig vilje, [trenger referanse] en enevoldsherskertype, hvis personlige engasjement nådde til alle forvaltningens områder
Preussen (tysk: Preußen; latin: Borussia eller Prussia) var en geografisk region og historiske statsdannelser som fra 1200-tallet utbredte seg med skiftende grenser fra Baltikum, over Polen, til nordre, vestre og sentrale deler av Tyskland.Fra 1919 til 1945 var Preussen den største tyske delstaten og omfattet 13 provinser.. I 1525 ble Preussen hertugdømme og i 1701 kongerike Friedrich I von Preußen (Hohenzollern), Kürfurst zu Brandenburg, König in Preußen: Also Known As: крал Фридрих I Пруски, ''King Of Prussia'' Birthdate: July 11, 1657: Birthplace: Königsberg, Vorpommern, Deutschland(HRR) Death: February 25, 1713 (55) Berlin, Brandenburg, Deutschland(HRR) Place of Burial Name/title: Friedrich Wilhelm Nikolaus Karl Prince(Prinz) of Preußen. Emperor(Kaiser) of Germany and King(König) of Prussia on 9 March 1888. Ritter von Hosenbandorden (720) - 1858. Links: The Peerage; Geneall; Johann the Younger # 1376; Haus Hohenzollern In German; German Emperor; King of Prussia Reign 9. March - 15. June 188 Biography Edit. Prince Friedrich Karl von Preußen was born in Schloss Klein-Glienicke, Potsdam/Berlin.He was the son of Prince Friedrich Leopold of Prussia (1865-1931) and Princess Louise Sophie of Schleswig-Holstein-Sonderburg-Augustenburg (1866-1952) and a grandson of Prince Frederick Charles of Prussia.. He was part of the German team, which was able to win a bronze medal in the.
Fredrik Vilhelm brukte store summer på hæren, som ble organisert etter forsvarsloven av 1814. Fra 1815 bygget han ut Festung Koblenz til et av de mest omfangsrike festningssystemer i Europa etter den nyeste teknologi, den såkalte nyprøyssiske festningsstilen.. Også utdannelsesvesenet ble grundig reformert Friedrich II. oder Friedrich der Große (* 24.Januar 1712 in Berlin; † 17. August 1786 in Potsdam), volkstümlich der Alte Fritz genannt, war ab 1740 König in, ab 1772 König von Preußen und ab 1740 Markgraf von Brandenburg und somit einer der Kurfürsten des Heiligen Römischen Reiches.Er entstammte der Dynastie der Hohenzollern.. Die von ihm gegen Österreich geführten drei.
Georg Friedrich, Prince of Prussia, is locked in a legal battle for more than 10,000 family artifacts seized or lost after World War II. The case rests on one question: Did his ancestors help the. Friedrich I. (* 11.Juli 1657 in Königsberg; † 25. Februar 1713 in Berlin) aus dem Haus Hohenzollern war seit 1688 als Friedrich III. Kurfürst von Brandenburg und Herzog in Preußen und krönte sich 1701 als Friedrich I. zum ersten König in Preußen.. Nach der Herrschaftsübernahme am 9. Mai 1688 setzte Friedrich, der aufgrund seiner verkrümmten Wirbelsäule volkstümlich Schiefer Fritz.
SKH Georg Friedrich Ferdinand Prinz von Preußen, born 10 June 1976, is the current head of the Imperial House of Hohenzollern, the former ruling dynasty of t.. Friedrich-I-of-Prussia-thaler-003.jpg 320 × 240; 15 KB Gericke, Samuel Theodor - Die Verherrlichung Friedrichs I. als Prinz von Oranien.jpg 836 × 540; 191 KB Grave of Frederick I of Prussia - Berliner Dom.jpg 4,032 × 3,024; 3.05 M Plattdüütsch: Friedrich II. de Grote (1712-1786) weer vun 1740 bet 1786 König vun Preußen. English: Frederick II the Great (1712-1786) was king of Prussia (1740-1786). His wife was Elisabeth Christine von Braunschweig-Bevern , and his sister-in-law Juliane von Braunschweig-Bevern was queen of Denmark
Media in category Friedrich II of Prussia The following 122 files are in this category, out of 122 total. Karlstahl Goblet and cover with court scene.jpg 1,968 × 4,080; 1.52 M . Born in 1939, Prince Friedrich Wilhelm was the firstborn child of Prince Louis Ferdinand of Prussia and of his wife Grand Duchess Kira Kirillovna of Russia Georg Friedrich Ferdinand, principe di Prussia (nato il 10 giugno 1976) è un uomo d'affari tedesco che è l'attuale capo del ramo prussiano della Casa degli Hohenzollern, l'ex dinastia regnante dell'Impero tedesco e del Regno di Prussia. È il pronipote e storico erede di Guglielmo II, l'ultimo imperatore tedesco e re di Prussia, che abdicò ed andò in esilio dopo la sconfitta della Germania.
Prince Friedrich Carl Nicolaus of Prussia (20 March 1828 - 15 June 1885) was the son of Prince Charles of Prussia (1801-1883) and his wife Princess Marie of Saxe-Weimar-Eisenach (1808-1877). Prince Frederick Charles was a grandson of King Frederick William III of Prussia and a nephew of Frederick William IV and William I.He was born at Schloss Klein in Berlin Friedrich Wilhelm Viktor Albert prinz von Preußen (27 January 1859 - 4 June 1941) was the last German Emperor and King of Prussia Emperor of Germany and King of Prussia on 15 June 1888 Abdicated as German Emperor and King of Preussia on 28 November 1918 although William never personally abdicated Media in category Friedrich Wilhelm III of Prussia The following 134 files are in this category, out of 134 total. Friederike Luise von Hessen-Darmstadt (Therbusch) crop.jpg 1,540 × 1,811; 1.38 M Early life and education. Friedrich Wilhelm was born at Kamenz Palace in Kamenz, Kingdom of Prussia, (now Kamieniec Ząbkowicki, Poland) youngest child of Prince Albert of Prussia (1837-1906), (son of Prince Albert of Prussia and Princess Marianne of the Netherlands) and his wife, Princess Marie of Saxe-Altenburg (1854-1898), (daughter of Ernst I, Duke of Saxe-Altenburg and Princess Agnes. Frederick II (German: Friedrich II; 24 January 1712 - 17 August 1786) was a King in Prussia (1740-1786) from the Hohenzollern dynasty. As a prince-elector of the Holy Roman Empire, he was Frederick IV Margrave of Brandenburg.He was also the sovereign prince of the Principality of Neuchâtel.Victorious in war, he became known as Frederick the Great (German: Friedrich der Große) and was.
Friedrich Wilhelm I, son of Friedrich I, became King of Prussia in 1713, succeeding his father to the throne. Friedrich Wilhelm I ruled until 1740, and was succeeded by his son, Friedrich II, known as The Great Frederick II, byname Frederick the Great, German Friedrich der Grosse, (born January 24, 1712, Berlin, Prussia [Germany]—died August 17, 1786, Potsdam, near Berlin), king of Prussia (1740-86), a brilliant military campaigner who, in a series of diplomatic stratagems and wars against Austria and other powers, greatly enlarged Prussia's territories and made Prussia the foremost military. Prince Wilhelm Eitel Friedrich Christian Karl of Prussia (7 July 1883 - 8 December 1942) was the second son of Emperor Wilhelm II of Germany by his first wife, Princess Augusta Viktoria of Schleswig-Holstein-Sonderburg-Augustenburg.He was born and died in Potsdam, Germany Frederick William IV, king of Prussia from 1840 until 1861, whose conservative policies helped spark the Revolution of 1848. In the aftermath of the failed revolution, Frederick William followed a reactionary course. In 1857 he was incapacitated by a stroke, and his brother, the future William I
Wedding of Prince George. Georg Friedrich Ferdinand, Prince of Prussia,(legal name: Georg Friedrich Ferdinand Prinz von Preußen) (born 10 June 1976) is the c.. Frederick William I (German: Friedrich Wilhelm I.; 14 August 1688 - 31 May 1740), known as the Soldier King (German: Soldatenkönig), was the King in Prussia and Elector of Brandenburg from 1713 until his death in 1740, as well as Prince of Neuchâtel.He was succeeded by his son, Frederick the Great Prince Friedrich Carl Nicolaus of Prussia (20 March 1828 - 15 June 1885) was the son of Prince Charles of Prussia (1801-1883) and his wife, Princess Marie of Saxe-Weimar-Eisenach (1808-1877). Prince Frederick Charles was a grandson of King Frederick William III of Prussia and a nephew of Frederick William IV and William I.He was born at Schloss Klein in Berlin
. 1 Family 2 Military career 3.. King Frederick William IV of Prussia (German: Friedrich Wilhelm IV. von Preußen) (15 October 1795 - 2 January 1861) was the eldest son and successor of Frederick William III of Prussia.He reigned as King of Prussia from 1840 to 1861 Frederick William III, (born August 3, 1770, Potsdam, Prussia [Germany]—died June 7, 1840, Berlin), king of Prussia from 1797, the son of Frederick William II.Neglected by his father, he never mastered his resultant inferiority complex, but the influence of his wife, Louisa of Mecklenburg-Strelitz, whom he married in 1793, occasionally moved him outside his essentially pedestrian character Prussian royal Prince Georg Friedrich Ferdinand faces pressure to drop his claims to over 1 million euros of damages from a north German state Prince Friedrich Karl of Prussia (20 March 1828 - 15 June 1885) was the son of Prince Charles of Prussia (1801-1883) and his wife, Princess Marie of Saxe-Weimar-Eisenach (1808-1877). Prince Friedrich Karl was a grandson of King Frederick William III of Prussia and a nephew of Frederick William IV and William I.He was born in Berlin at the Royal Palace
Frederick III, king of Prussia and German emperor for 99 days in 1888, during which time he was a voiceless invalid, dying of throat cancer. Although influenced by liberal, constitutional, and middle-class ideas, he retained a strong sense of the Hohenzollern royal and imperial dignity. The son o Militärmarsch Preußens Gloria (prussia glory march) Preußens Gloria ist ein berühmter preußischer Marsch des 19. Jahrhunderts. Komponist war Musikdirektor Jo.. Prince Joachim Viktor Wilhelm Leopold Friedrich Sigismund of Prussia (17 December 1891 - 6 July 1927) was a German WWI fighter pilot and member of the House of Hohenzollern.He was the son of Prince Friedrich Leopold of Prussia and Princess Louise Sophie of Schleswig-Holstein-Sonderburg-Augustenburg, married in 1916
Media in category Georg Friedrich, Prince of Prussia The following 7 files are in this category, out of 7 total. 2017-07-08 Wedding Ekaterina Malysheva und Ernst August von Hannover (1201)b.jpg 1,000 × 1,811; 1.39 MB Frederick the Great and the Enigma of Prussia is an Aenon & Fresh one Production for BBC. Presented by professor Christopher Clark. If you want to know more. Kurfürst Friedrich Wilhelm konnte das Herzogtum 1657 aus der polnischen Lehensabhängigkeit lösen. Da es außerhalb der Reichsgrenzen lag, war er dort nunmehr ein souveräner Herrscher. Dies nutzte sein Sohn Kurfürst Friedrich III., um sich 1701 als Friedrich I. zum König in Preußen zu krönen Scott McLean interviews Georg Friedrich -- whose ceremonial title is also his legal surname: Prince of Prussia -- in Hohenzollern Castle, the ancestral seat of Germany's last imperial family Eitel Friedrich is a Prince of of Prussia. He is the second son of Kaiser Wilhelm II and was the victim of a financial scandal in 1926 that tarnished the prestige of the House of Hohenzollern. 1 Biography 1.1 Early Life 1.2 1926 Scandal 2 Family 3 See also Born in Potsdam to the future KaiserWilhelm IIand future Empress Augusta Viktoria of Schleswig-Holstein, Prince Eitel Friedrich was.
Prince Friedrich Wilhelm Of Prussia's great grandparents: Prince Friedrich Wilhelm Of Prussia's great grandmother was Augusta Victoria Of Schleswig-Holstein Prince Friedrich Wilhelm Of Prussia's great grandfather was Alfred Duke of Saxe-Coburg and Gotha Prince Friedrich Wilhelm Of Prussia's great grandmother was Grand Duchess Mariya Aleksandrovna Of Russia Prince Friedrich Wilhelm Of Prussia's. . The present members of this family bear the title Prince[ss] of Prussia (Royal Highness).. Friedrich, Elector of Brandenburg and Duke of Prussia 29 Apr 1688, became FRIEDRICH I, King in Prussia 18 Jan 1701 (Königsberg 11 Jul 1657-Berlin 25 Feb 1713; bur Berlin Dom); m.1 st Potsdam 23 Aug 1679 Elisabeth Henriette, Landgravine of Hesse-Kassel (Kassel 8 Nov 1661-Berlin 27 Jun 1683; bur.
Prussia (/ ˈ p r ʌ ʃ ə /; German: Preußen, pronounced [ˈpʁɔʏsn̩] (), Old Prussian: Prūsa or Prūsija) was a series of countries.Originally it was a historically prominent German state that originated in 1525. Mostly, the name is used for the Kingdom of Prussia, which was in northern Europe.It was part of Germany for a while, and it included land in Poland, France, and Lithuania Friedrich Prussia's national animal is the Turkey, which is also the nation's favorite main course, and its national religion is Christian. Friedrich Prussia is ranked 37,559 th in the world and 49 th in Equilism for Most Advanced Public Education, scoring 4,165.02 on the Edu-tellignce Test Score Pris: 432,-. innbundet, 2018. Sendes innen 2-5 virkedager. Kjøp boken History of Friedrich II. of Prussia av Thomas Carlyle (ISBN 9783734013973) hos Adlibris.com. Fri frakt. Vi har mer enn 10 millioner bøker, finn din neste leseopplevelse i dag! Alltid lave priser, fri frakt over 299,- | Adlibri Friedrich was the Crowned Prince of Prussia and he became the King when his father Wilhelm I passed away in 1888. However, Friedrich died of cancer just 3 months after becoming the King
Friedrich III., mit vollem Namen Friedrich Wilhelm Nikolaus Karl von Preußen (* 18.Oktober 1831 im Neuen Palais in Potsdam; † 15. Juni 1888 ebenda), aus dem Haus Hohenzollern war in seinem Todesjahr 99 Tage lang Deutscher Kaiser und König von Preußen.Im Deutschen und im Deutsch-Französischen Krieg war er ein preußischer Feldher Georg Friedrich is the only son of Prince Louis Ferdinand of Prussia (1944-1977) and Countess Donata of Castell-Rüdenhausen (1950-2015). Born into a mediatised princely family, his mother later became Duchess Donata of Oldenburg when she married secondly Duke Friedrich August of Oldenburg, who had previously been married to her sister-in-law Princess Marie Cécile of Prussia Prussian Monarch. Grandson of Queen Sophie, great-grandson of Friedrich 1st. Also known as King Hohenzollerns Friedrich Leopold wurde in den ersten Schuljahren von Tutoren ausgebildet. Zu seinem 10. Geburtstag 1905 erhielt er, wie alle Prinzen des Königlichen Hauses, den Schwarzen Adlerorden. 1906 wurde er zum Leutnant im 1. Garde-Regiment zu Fuß ernannt.. Ab 1912 interessierte er sich für Malerei Friedrich I, re di Prussia, 1657-1713. Friedrich I. Friedrich I. Preußen, König 1657-1713. Friedrich I., pruský král, 1657-1713. Friedrich King of Prussia I 1657-1713. Friedrich Koning van Pruisen I 1657-1713. Friedrich Kurfürst von Brandenburg 1657-1713
Frederick William I of Prussia (in German: Friedrich Wilhelm I), of the House of Hohenzollern (August 14, 1688 - May 31, 1740), often known as 'the Soldier-King', reigned as King of Prussia (1713 - 1740).. His father, Frederick I of Prussia, had successfully acquired the title King for the margraves of Brandenburg.Frederick William concentrated on building up the military power of Prussia Plik Friedrich I of Prussia.jpg znajduje się w Wikimedia Commons - repozytorium wolnych zasobów. Dane z jego strony opisu znajdują się poniżej. Opis. Friedrich Wilhelm Weidemann: Portret Fryderyk I Pruski Artysta: Friedrich Wilhelm Weidemann (1668-1750). Frederico II (em alemão: Friedrich II.; 24 de janeiro de 1712 - 17 de agosto de 1786) governou o Reino da Prússia de 1740 a 1786, o reinado mais longo de qualquer rei Hohenzollern, durando um total de 46 anos.Suas realizações mais significativas durante seu reinado incluíram suas vitórias militares, sua reorganização dos exércitos prussianos, seu patrocínio das artes e do Iluminismo. His birth town Königsberg was part of Prussia until 1945, when it came to Russia. He died on 25 February 1713, aged 55, in Berlin, Prussia. Link to Wikipedia biography. Relationships. parent->child relationship with Friedrich Wilhelm I, King of Prussia (born 4 August 1688 Jul.Cal. (14 Aug 1688 greg.) Baron Friedrich von Steuben, a Prussian military man hired by George Washington to whip the Continental Army into shape during the darkest days of the Revolutionary War, is known for his bravery.
Prince Friedrich Wilhelm Prussian was married three times. On August 22, 1967, he married the first marriage at valʹtrude frejdag (April 14, 1940-2010), from a marriage with which he had a son: Prince Philip Kirill Friedrich Wilhelm Moritz Brosi Tanko Prussian (b. 23 April 1968). In 1975, the first marriage ended with divorce by Friedrich II King of Prussia, Johann Gustav Bernhard Droysen, Max Duncker, Frank Althoff , Peter Baumgart , Heinrich von Sybel , Albert Heinrich Ferdinand Naudé , Deutsche Akademie der Wissenschaften zu Berlin , Kurt Treusch von Buttlar , Gustav Berthold Volz, Max Otto Herrman Friedrich I of Prussia: lt;p|>||||| ||||| | | | | | | | Frederick I || | | || || | | Frederick I, in coronation robes. World Heritage Encyclopedia, the. Franz Joseph Oskar Patrick Friedrich Leopold von Hohenzollern, Prince of Prussia, was the third son of Prince Friedrich Leopold of Prussia (1865-1931) and Louise Sophie von Schleswig-Holstein-Sonderburg-Augustenburg (1866-1952). He outlived his two older brothers, Friedrich Sigismund (1891-1927) and Friedrich Karl (1893-1917) Kjøp bøker av Wilhelm Prussian King I Friedrich Wilhelm Prussian King I
Life. Frederick William was born in Potsdam in 1770 as the son of Friedrich Wilhelm II of Prussia and Frederika Louisa of Hesse-Darmstadt.He was considered to be a shy and reserved boy, As a soldier he received the usual training of a Prussian prince, obtained his lieutenancy in 1784, became a colonel in 1790, and took part in the campaigns against France of 1792-1794 Vår pris 115,-. Kategorier: Europeisk historie, Biografier: kongelige, Biografier: historie, politikk og militæret. Isbn 978140990073 www.amazon.s Son of an abusive father, Frederick II blossomed when he took the throne. He attracted the great thinkers of Europe to his court while establishing Prussia as a dominant military power Frederick II, known as Frederick the Great, was Prussia's king from 1740 to 1786. By winning wars and expanding territories, he established Prussia as a strong military power
Friedrich IV (1938-Present) (Full name: Friedrich Wilhelm Viktor Nikolaus Louis) is the current Kaiser (Emperor) of the Kingdom of Prussia, now reigning since 1976. Friedrich did not immediately take the throne in 1977 Prussia. With the monarchy having abdicated the throne after the end of the Great War in 1925. Since, his family has lived outside of the political spectrum as Germany divided Find high-quality Friedrich I Prussia stock photos and editorial news pictures from Getty Images. Download premium images you can't get anywhere else King Friedrich Wilhelm I Of Prussia 1688-1740; Princess Sophia Of Braunschweig-Luneburg 1687-1757 Spouses . With Princess Wilhelmine Of Hessen-Kassel 1726-1808 Siblings. Prince Friedrich Of Prussia 1707-1708; Princess Friederike Of Prussia 1709-1758; Prince Friedrich Of Prussia 1710-1711; King Friedrich II Of Prussia 1712-1786; Princess. Friedrich III, German Emperor, King of Prussia was born at the Neues Palais in Potsdam, Kingdom of Prussia, now in the German state of Brandenburg, on October 18, 1831. The elder of the two children of the future Wilhelm I, German Emperor, King of Prussia and his wife Augusta of Saxe-Weimar-Eisenach, he was given the names Friedrich Wilhelm Nikolaus Karl but was known in the family as Fritz
Friedrich-Wilhelm (February 16, 1620 - April 1688) was Elector of Brandenburg and Duke of Prussia, thus ruler of Brandenburg-Prussia, from 1640 until his death in 1688. A member of the House of Hohenzollern, he is popularly known as the Great Elector because of his military and political achievements Posts about Friedrich II of Prussia written by liamfoley63. Part IV . Sophia-Dorothea spent many days talking to her eldest son, Crown Prince Friedrich, in the library, and was informed of his plans to escape from his father's custody
Louise bore Friedrich Wilhelm III ten children (including future Prussian King Friedrich Wilhelm IV and German Emperor Wilhelm I, and Charlotte the wife of Emperor Nicholas I of Russia). In the Kronprinzenpalais (Crown Prince's Palace) in Berlin, Friedrich Wilhelm lived a civil life with a problem-free marriage, which did not change even when he became King of Prussia in 1797 HM Friedrich Wilhelm I King of Prussia, Elector of Brandenburg (Born as: HSH Friedrich Wilhelm Hereditary Prince of Brandenburg) (Since January 18th, 1701:) HRH Friedrich Wilhelm Crown Prince of Prussia, Hereditary Prince of Brandenburg * Kölln an der Spree (today a part of Berlin), August 14th, 1688 † Potsdam, May 31st, 174 Pris: 349,-. heftet, 2014. Sendes innen 5-7 virkedager. Kjøp boken History Of Friedrich II Of Prussia Called Frederick The Great V1 av Thomas Carlyle (ISBN 9781498034845) hos Adlibris.com. Fri frakt. Vi har mer enn 10 millioner bøker, finn din neste leseopplevelse i dag! Alltid lave priser, fri frakt over 299,- | Adlibri Friedrich Wilhelm, Prince of Prussia (German: Friedrich Wilhelm Prinz von Preußen; born 16 August 1979), is the current head of the House of Hohenzollern, the former ruling dynasty of Germany and Prussia.He is the grandson and heir of Louis Ferdinand, the last German Emperor and King of Prussia, who abdicated and went into exile in 1989.. Titles, styles and honours Edi
Prince Georg Friedrich of Prussia tied the knot with Princess Sophie of Isenburg at Frederick the Great's summer palac Edit Prussia is a name that was originally called the German province, later called East Prussia. The region is named after the Prussian Aborigines of Baltic origin. Typically shown wearing a Prussian-German military uniform (1856) with the flag of Prussia (1892-1918) as their skin. The Iron Cross usually shows up somewhere on their outfit. Prussia has an eye-patch with the eagle on it, that. Use [Prussian] Friedrich and thousands of other assets to build an immersive game or experience. Select from a wide range of models, decals, meshes, plugins, or audio that help bring your imagination into reality Crown Prince Friedrich of Prussia. This conflict caused the king to threaten to beat the queen and have Mademoiselle Sonsfeld publicly whipped. Finally, Wilhelmine was formally offered the choice between the Margrave of Schwedt, the Duke of Weissenfels, or the Prince of Bayreuth
Prince Eitel Friedrich of Prussia. Prince Wilhelm Eitel Friedrich Christian Karl of Prussia (known as Eitel Friedrich or Eitel Fritz) was the second son of Wilhelm II, German Emperor and King of Prussia and his first wife, Auguste Viktoria of Schleswig-Holstein-Sonderburg-Augustenburg.He was born at the Marble Palace in Potsdam, Kingdom of Prussia, now in the German state of Brandenburg, on. Friedrich I, King in Prussia Friedrich I was the founder of the Kingdom of Prussia and its first King, reigning from 1701 until 1713. He was born on July 11, 1657, at Königsberg Castle in Königsberg, Electorate of Brandenburg, now Kaliningrad, Russia, the third son of Friedrich Wilhelm, Elector of Brandenburg and Countess Louise Henriette of Orange-Nassau Prince Eitel Friedrich of Prussia (Wilhelm Eitel Friedrich Christian Karl; 7 July 1883 - 8 December 1942) was the second son of Emperor Wilhelm II of Germany by his first wife, Augusta Viktoria of Schleswig-Holstein