Princess Viktoria Luise of Prussia

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Princess Viktoria Luise of Prussia
Princess of Hanover
1913 portrait of Viktoria Luise by Gustav Rienäcke.
Duchess consort of Brunswick
Tenure 1 November 1913 – 8 November 1918
Born (1892-09-13)13 September 1892
Marble Palace, Potsdam, German Empire
Died 11 December 1980(1980-12-11) (aged 88)
Schloss Marienburg, Hanover, West Germany
Spouse Ernest Augustus, Duke of Brunswick (m 24 May 1913)
Issue Ernest Augustus, Hereditary Prince of Brunswick
Prince George William
Frederica, Queen of the Hellenes
Prince Christian Oscar
Prince Welf Henry
Full name
Viktoria Luise Adelheid Mathilde Charlotte
House Hohenzollern
Father Wilhelm II, German Emperor
Mother Augusta Victoria of Schleswig-Holstein
Burial 20 December 01980
Welfenmausoleum, Hanover

Princess Viktoria Luise of Prussia (Viktoria Luise Adelheid Mathilde Charlotte; 13 September 1892 – 11 December 1980) was the only daughter and the last child of Wilhelm II, German Emperor, and Augusta Victoria of Schleswig-Holstein. Through her father she was a great-granddaughter of both Emperor Wilhelm I and Queen Victoria.


  1. Prince Ernst August of Hanover 18 March 1914 – 9 December 1987) married Princess Ortrud of Schleswig-Holstein-Sonderburg-Glücksburg and had issue. Married Countess Monika zu Solms-Laubach but had no issue.
  2. Prince Georg Wilhelm of Hanover (25 March 1915 – 8 January 2006) married Princess Sophie of Greece and Denmark and had issue.
  3. Princess Frederica of Hanover (18 April 1917 – 6 February 1981) married King Paul of the Hellenes and had issue.
  4. Prince Christian Oscar of Hanover 1 September 1919 – 10 December 1981) married Mireille Dutry and had issue.
  5. Prince Welf Heinrich of Hanover (11 March 1923 – 12 July 1997) married Princess Alexandra of Ysenburg and Büdingen but had no issue.

Princess Viktoria Luise of Prussia
Born: 13 September 1892 Died: 11 December 1980
Royal titles
Title last held by
Princess Marie of Baden
as Duchess of Brunswick-Wolfenbüttel
Duchess consort of Brunswick
1 November 1913 – 8 November 1918
German Revolution

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