2nd child of Frederick VIII (1829-1880) Duke of Schleswig-Holstein & Princess Adelheid (1835-1900) of Hohenlohe-Langenburg & 1st wife of Wilhelm II (1859-1941) German Emperor. Empress Auguste Victoria “Dona” (1858-1921) by Krali Aleksandar.1900. As she got older became more assertive in her relationship with Wilhelm II. He also changed & as time went on began to rely upon her more and more. He increasingly saw her as one of the few people he could truly trust.
Auguste Victoria “Dona” 2nd child of Frederick VIII (1829-1880) Duke of Schleswig-Holstein, Germany & Princess Adelheid (1835-1900) of Hohenlohe-Langenburg. Princess Auguste Victoria “Dona” (1858-1921), 1st wife of Wilhelm II (1859-1941) German Emperor, postcard in 1907. She had a lukewarm relationship with her mother-in-law, Victoria (1840-1901) who had hoped that Dona would help to heal the rift between herself & Wilhelm II. Sadly, this would not happen.
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Emperor Wilhelm II
Royalement Blog: Royal Ball early 80's back l-r Archduke Carl-Christian of Austria, Prince Nicholas of Liechtenstein, Hereditary Prince (now Grand Duke) Henri; front l-r Princess Marie-Astrid, Princess Margaretha, Princess (now Grand Duchess) Maria-Teresa of Luxembourg
Grand Duke Jean of Luxembourg (b. 5 Jan. 1921), first child of Grand Duchess Charlotte. Jean became Grand Duke after his mother abdicated on 12 Nov. 1964. After reigning 36 years Jean himself abdicated in favor of his son, Henri. On 9 April 1953 Jean, while still Hereditary Prince, married Princess Josephine-Charlotte of Belgium, daughter of King Leopold III and 1st cousin to King Harald V of Norway and his sisters Princesses Ragnhild and Astrid. Jean and Josephine-Charlotte had 3…
3 février 1977 mariage de la Princesse Antonia de Löwenstein-Wertheim-Rosenberg, fille de la princesse Anastasia et du prince Aloïs, arrière petite-fille de l'empereur Guillaume II avec Charles Wellesley, fils du duc de Wellington
Wilhelm II with first wife Augusta Victoria and son Wilhelm