Hohenzollern-Sigmaringen


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Hohenzollern-Sigmaringen

 

a Rumanian royal dynasty (1866-1947). It was founded by Karl (Carol) I (ruled 1866-1914), who was a descendant of a collateral branch of the Prussian royal Hohenzollern dynasty. He was succeeded by Ferdinand I (1914-1927), Carol II (1930-1940), and Michael I (1927-30 and 1940-47).

REFERENCE

Ţuţui, Gh., and Popa, M. Hohenzollernii în Romînia. Bucharest, 1962.
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Other items included in the display will be the Mecklenburg-Schwerin Library Desk, latterly owned by the Dutch Royal family, a set of marquetry panels from the collection of the Hohenzollern-Sigmaringen and a pair of card tables bearing the monogram of the Woronzoff-Dashkoff family.
Desi monarhia romaneasca din a doua jumatate a secolului al XIX-lea si prima parte a secolului al XX-lea era una constitutionala, regii din familia Hohenzollern-Sigmaringen au pastrat, cel putin formal, in actele oficiale, mentionare divinitatii ca izvor al puterii politice (2).
A German prince, Carol of Hohenzollern-Sigmaringen, was crowned the first King of Romania in 1881.
The pretext for war presented itself when the vacant throne of Spain was offered to a prince of the house of Hohenzollern-Sigmaringen, a branch of the ruling house of Prussia.
Of which country was Carol I, of the Hohenzollern-Sigmaringen dynasty, the first king, from 1881 to 1914?
She aims to chronicle the ideas behind Romania's paradoxical search for a distinctive national style under the two German Hohenzollern-Sigmaringen kings who established her nationhood in an international European arena between their accession in 1866 and demise in 1927.
In July 1870, Napoleon III received the alarming news that Leopold Hohenzollern-Sigmaringen, a cousin of Kaiser Wilhelm I of Prussia, had been selected to ascend the Spanish throne.
Rudolf Lechler was born in 1824, the third son of Gottlob Lechler, a pastor in the small town of Hundersingen in the Danube valley of Hohenzollern-Sigmaringen.
28) In Prussian Hohenzollern-Sigmaringen, there was resentment against the Prussian government from 1850 onwards, when the area was annexed to Prussia.
Paradoxically, one benchmark in this independence movement was the accession in 1866 of a foreign prince, Prince Carol of the Hohenzollern-Sigmaringen line, to preside over the Danubian Romanians.