Wilhelm I, Deutscher Kaiser und König von Preußen

(1797—1888) king of Prussia 1861–88 and emperor of Germany 1871–88

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(Berlin, 1797–1888, Berlin),

the second son of Friedrich Wilhelm III, entered the Prussian army, which remained his lifelong interest. The year 1848 (see Revolutionen 1848–9) demonstrated his readiness to call ...

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