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Prince Wolfgang of Hesse

1896 - 1989

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Prince Wolfgang of Hesse-Kassel (or Hesse-Cassel) (Wolfgang Moritz; 6 November 1896 – 12 July 1989) was the designated Hereditary Prince of the monarchy of Finland (with the irredentist pretension to Estonia), and as such, already called the Crown Prince of Finland officially until 14 December 1918, and also afterwards by some monarchists. Wolfgang was born at Castle Rumpenheim, Offenbach am Main. He was the second-born of a pair of twins, the fourth child and son born to Prince Frederick Charles of Hesse (1868–1940) and Princess Margaret of Prussia (1872–1954). His maternal uncle was the German Emperor William II. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Prince Wolfgang of Hesse has received more than 202,560 page views. His biography is available in 15 different languages on Wikipedia. Prince Wolfgang of Hesse is the 11,163rd most popular politician, the 3,292nd most popular biography from Germany and the 966th most popular German Politician.

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Among politicians, Prince Wolfgang of Hesse ranks 11,163 out of 15,577Before him are Petrobey Mavromichalis, Roberto María Ortiz, Fidel Ramos, Roger Williams, Boso the Elder, and Goodluck Jonathan. After him are David IX of Georgia, Dorothea Marie of Saxe-Gotha-Altenburg, Carl Schurz, Rainer Barzel, Anthony Panizzi, and Vicente López y Planes.

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Among people born in 1896, Prince Wolfgang of Hesse ranks 139Before him are Boris Podolsky, Evgeny Schwartz, Raymond Massey, Josephine Tey, Alberto Demicheli, and Peter Cheyney. After him are Nadejda Mountbatten, Marchioness of Milford Haven, Nobuko Yoshiya, William Cameron Menzies, Friedrich Sämisch, Rafael Franco, and Marguerite Laugier. Among people deceased in 1989, Prince Wolfgang of Hesse ranks 131Before him are Edoardo Amaldi, Harold Jeffreys, Sourou-Migan Apithy, Kaj Franck, Imre Németh, and Georges Schehadé. After him are Carl Dahlhaus, Luiz Gonzaga, George C. Homans, Armand Salacrou, Jean-Michel Charlier, and Abdul Rahman Ghassemlou.

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Among people born in Germany, Prince Wolfgang of Hesse ranks 3,292 out of 6,142Before him are Christoph Friedrich Nicolai (1733), Hanni Wenzel (1956), Princess Pauline of Saxe-Weimar-Eisenach (1852), Abraham a Sancta Clara (1644), Albrecht Brandi (1914), and Friedrich von Esmarch (1823). After him are Dorothea Marie of Saxe-Gotha-Altenburg (1674), Carl Schurz (1829), Philip II, Count of Schaumburg-Lippe (1723), Anton Aloys, Prince of Hohenzollern-Sigmaringen (1762), Edzard I, Count of East Frisia (1462), and Andrey Osterman (1686).

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