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Prince Friedrich Ferdinand
Prince Friedrich Ferdinand of Schleswig-Holstein-Sonderburg-Glücksburg
Spouse Duchess Anastasia of Mecklenburg-Schwerin
Princess Elisabeth
Princess Irene
Princess Margaretha
Princess Sibylla
Full name
Frederick Ferdinand Charles Ernest Augustus William Harold Casimir Nicholas
German: Friedrich Ferdinand Carl Ernst August Wilhelm Harold Casimir Nikolaus
House House of Schleswig-Holstein-Sonderburg-Glücksburg
Father Prince Albrecht of Schleswig-Holstein-Sonderburg-Glücksburg
Mother Countess Ortrud of Ysenburg and Büdingen
Born 14 May 1913(1913-05-14)
Gotha, Saxe-Coburg and Gotha, Germany
Died 31 May 1989 (aged 76)
Glücksburg, Schleswig-Holstein, Germany

Prince Friedrich Ferdinand of Schleswig-Holstein-Sonderburg-Glücksburg[1][2] (Full German name: Friedrich Ferdinand Carl Ernst August Wilhelm Harold Casimir Nikolaus Prinz zu Schleswig-Holstein-Sonderburg-Glücksburg[1][2]), (born 14 May 1913 in Gotha, Saxe-Coburg and Gotha, Germany[1][2]; died 31 May 1989 in Glücksburg, Schleswig-Holstein, Germany[1][2]). Friedrich Ferdinand was the fourth child and youngest son of Prince Albrecht of Schleswig-Holstein-Sonderburg-Glücksburg (1863-1948) and his first wife Countess Ortrud of Ysenburg and Büdingen (1879-1918).


Marriage and issue

Friedrich Ferdinand married Duchess Anastasia of Mecklenburg-Schwerin, youngest daughter of Frederick Francis IV, Grand Duke of Mecklenburg-Schwerin and his wife Princess Alexandra of Hanover and Cumberland, on 1 September 1943 at Willigrad bei Schwerin[1][2]. Friedrich Ferdinand and Anastasia had four daughters[1][2]:

  • HH Princess Elisabeth Marie Alexandra of Schleswig-Holstein-Sonderburg-Glücksburg (born 10 September 1945)[1][2]
HSH Prince Ferdinand Heinrich of Ysenburg-Büdingen-Wachtersbach on 2 January 1975
HSH Prince Johann Georg of Ysenburg-Büdingen-Wachtersbach (born 8 July 1976)
HSH Prince Ludwig Ferdinand of Ysenburg-Büdingen-Wachtersbach (born 6 February 1979)
  • HH Princess Irene Olga Adelheid of Schleswig-Holstein-Sonderburg-Glücksburg (born 11 October 1946)[1][2]
  • HH Princess Margaretha Friederike Luise of Schleswig-Holstein-Sonderburg-Glücksburg (born 10 February 1948)[1][2]
  • HH Princess Sibylla Ursula Ortrude of Schleswig-Holstein-Sonderburg-Glücksburg (11 September 1955)[1][2]
∞ Dieter Franz on 25 October 1980
Frithjof Franz (born 22 April 1981)
Johanna Franz (born 10 March 1983)
Philipp Franz (born 1 April 1986)

Titles, styles, honours and arms


Titles and styles

  • 14 May 1913 – 31 May 1989: His Highness Prince Friedrich Ferdinand of Schleswig-Holstein-Sonderburg-Glücksburg



  1. ^ a b c d e f g h i j Darryl Lundy (17 June 2003). "Friedrich Ferdinand Prinz zu Schleswig-Holstein-Sonderburg-Glücksburg". Retrieved 2008-09-21. 
  2. ^ a b c d e f g h i j Paul Theroff. "SCHLESWIG-HOLSTEIN". Paul Theroff's Royal Genealogy Site. Retrieved 2008-09-21. 


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