William I, German Emperor

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Wilhelm I
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King of Prussia
Ring 2 Januar 1861 – 9 Mairch 1888
Coronation 18 October 1861
Predecessor Frederick William IV
Successor Frederick III
Prime Meenisters
Preses o the North German Confederation
In office 1 Julie 1867 – 18 Januar 1871
Chancellor Otto von Bismarck
German Emperor
Reing 18 Januar 1871 – 9 Mairch 1888
Coronation 18 Januar 1871, Versailles
Successor Frederick III
Chancellor Otto von Bismarck
Born 22 Mairch 1797
Berlin, Proushie
Dee'd 9 Mairch 1888(1888-03-09) (aged 90)
Berlin, German Empire
Buirial Charlottenburg Palace, Berlin, Germany
Spouse Augusta o Saxe-Weimar
Issue Frederick III, German Emperor
Louise, Grand Duchess o Baden
Hoose Hoose o Hohenzollern
Faither Frederick William III o Proushie
Mither Louise o Mecklenburg-Strelitz
Releegion Protestant Christian Kirk
Seegnatur Wilhelm I's signature

William I,[1] an aa kent as Wilhelm I[2] (full name: William Frederick Louis, German: Wilhelm Friedrich Ludwig, 22 Mairch 1797 – 9 Mairch 1888), o the Hoose o Hohenzollern wis the Keeng o Proushie (2 Januar 1861 – 9 Mairch 1888) an the first German Emperor (18 Januar 1871 – 9 Mairch 1888), as well as the first Heid o State o a unitit Germany.

References[eedit | eedit soorce]

  1. Fulbrook, Mary (2004). A Concise History of Germany, 2nd edition, 2004, Cambridge University Press, p. 128. ISBN 978-0-521-54071-1.
  2. Ybarra, Thomas R. Wilhelm II. (1921). The Kaiser's Memoirs: Wilhelm II, Emperor Of Germany, 1888–1918. Harper And Brothers Publisher. ISBN 0-548-32330-5