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Archduke Franz Ferdinand (1863–1914)

Born on December 18, 1863, the eldest son of Archduke Karl-Ludwig von Habsburg and his wife, Princess Annunziata di Borbone, Franz Ferdinand was third in line to the thrown of the Austro-Hungarian Empire upon his birth. After his cousin Crown Prince Rudolf committed suicide in 1889 and his father died in 1896, Franz Ferdinand became the heir of his... See full bio »

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 2014 Apocalypse: World War I (TV Mini-Series documentary)
- Furie (2014) ... Himself (as François-Ferdinand)
 2013 Felix Austria! (Documentary)
 2011 Global Warning (Documentary)
Himself (as Archduke Franz Ferdinand)
 2007 In Europe (TV Series documentary)
- 1914: Wenen & Sarajevo (2007) ... Himself (as Archduke Franz Ferdinand)
- 1900 - Dawn of the Century (2007) ... Himself (as Archduke Franz Ferdinand)
 2003 The First World War (TV Mini-Series documentary)
 2003 A Royal Family (TV Mini-Series documentary)
 1994-2002 Timewatch (TV Series documentary)
- The Making of Adolf Hitler (2002) ... Himself
- Seeds of War (1994) ... Himself
 1996 1914-1918 (TV Mini-Series)
- Explosion (1996) ... Himself
 1995 Cinema Europe: The Other Hollywood (TV Mini-Series documentary)
- Where It All Began (1995) ... Himself (uncredited)
 1985 100 years of automobile (TV Series documentary)
- Räder, die von selber rollen (1985) ... Himself
 1964 The Guns of August (Documentary)
 1943 Forgotten Treasure (Short)
Himself (as Archduke Ferdinand)
 1940 Sarajevo
Himself (on horseback) (uncredited)
 1936 Schulter an Schulter (Documentary)

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1 Biographical Movie | 6 Portrayals | 1 Article | See more »

Alternate Names:

Archduke Franz Ferdinand | Archduke Ferdinand | François-Ferdinand

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[as his wife lay dying from an assassin's bullet that he himself would die from moments later] Sophie dear, Sophie dear, don't die! Stay alive for our children.


Uncle of Emperor Karl, cousin of Archduke Leopold of Austria, and great-uncle of Otto von Habsburg. See more »

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