Wied, Prince of Albania

1876 - 1945

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Prince Wilhelm of Wied (German: Wilhelm Friedrich Heinrich Prinz zu Wied, 26 March 1876 – 18 April 1945), reigned briefly as sovereign of the Principality of Albania as Vilhelm I from 7 March to 3 September 1914, when he left for exile. His reign officially came to an end on 31 January 1925, when the country was declared an Albanian Republic. Outside the country and in diplomatic correspondence, he was styled "sovereign prince", but in Albania, he was referred to as mbret, or king. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Wied, Prince of Albania has received more than 27,042 page views. His biography is available in 31 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 30 in 2019). Wied, Prince of Albania is the 2,676th most popular politician (down from 2,525th in 2019), the 741st most popular biography from Germany (down from 674th in 2019) and the 203rd most popular German Politician.

Wied, Prince of Albania, was the last ruler of the Principality of Albania.

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Among politicians, Wied, Prince of Albania ranks 2,676 out of 15,710Before him are Emperor Kōan, Anders Fogh Rasmussen, Heonjong of Joseon, Georg Michaelis, Alfonso III of Asturias, and Princess Irene of Greece and Denmark. After him are Kolinda Grabar-Kitarović, Alexios I of Trebizond, Violant of Hungary, Armand-Emmanuel de Vignerot du Plessis, Duc de Richelieu, Valdas Adamkus, and Francis III, Duke of Brittany.

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Among people born in 1876, Wied, Prince of Albania ranks 30Before him are Grand Duke Kirill Vladimirovich of Russia, Otto Diels, Kim Koo, Max Jacob, Elsa Einstein, and Robert Guérin. After him are Bruno Walter, Wilhelm Cuno, Jean Webster, John Macleod, Robert Michels, and A. L. Kroeber. Among people deceased in 1945, Wied, Prince of Albania ranks 72Before him are Hans-Georg von Friedeburg, Boris Shaposhnikov, Margot Frank, Yun Chi-ho, Felix Salten, and Edith Frank. After him are Juana Bormann, John Ambrose Fleming, Carl Friedrich Goerdeler, Else Lasker-Schüler, Ludwig Stumpfegger, and Josef Terboven.

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In Germany

Among people born in Germany, Wied, Prince of Albania ranks 741 out of 5,289Before him are Countess Augusta Reuss of Ebersdorf (1757), Gisela of Hungary (980), Frederick Augustus II of Saxony (1797), Albert Casimir, Duke of Teschen (1738), Werner Forssmann (1904), and Maria Anna of Bavaria (1574). After him are Friedrich Georg Wilhelm von Struve (1793), Oskar Schlemmer (1888), Bruno Walter (1876), Fritz Haarmann (1879), Markus Wolf (1923), and Hugo Junkers (1859).

Among POLITICIANS In Germany

Among politicians born in Germany, Wied, Prince of Albania ranks 203Before him are Manfred Gerlach (1928), Paul Blobel (1894), Countess Augusta Reuss of Ebersdorf (1757), Gisela of Hungary (980), Frederick Augustus II of Saxony (1797), and Albert Casimir, Duke of Teschen (1738). After him are Friedrich Ludwig Jahn (1778), Erich Mielke (1907), Philip I, Landgrave of Hesse (1504), John William Friso, Prince of Orange (1687), Julius Schreck (1898), and Otto Ernst Remer (1912).