Hans-Adam II, Prince of Liechtenstein

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Hans-Adam II
Ιωάννης Αδάμ Β΄ του Λίχτενσταϊν.jpg
Prince of Liechtenstein
Reign 13 November 1989 – present
Predecessor Franz Joseph II
Heir apparent Alois
Regent Alois (15 August 2004 – present)
Prime Ministers
Regent of Liechtenstein
Regency 26 August 1984 – 13 November 1989
Monarch Franz Joseph II
Prime Minister Hans Brunhart
Born (1945-02-14) 14 February 1945 (age 73)
Zürich, Switzerland
Spouse Countess Marie Kinsky von Wchinitz und Tettau (m. 1967)
Issue
Detail
Full name
Johannes Adam Ferdinand Alois Josef Maria Marco d'Aviano Pius
House Liechtenstein
Father Franz Joseph II
Mother Countess Georgina von Wilczek
Religion Roman Catholic

Hans-Adam II (Johannes (Hans) Adam Ferdinand Alois Josef Maria Marko d'Aviano Pius Fürst von und zu Liechtenstein; born 14 February 1945), is the reigning Prince (Fürst) of Liechtenstein.[1] He is the son of Franz Joseph II, Prince (Fürst) of Liechtenstein (1906–1989) and his wife Countess Georgina von Wilczek (1921–1989).

Titles, styles and honours[change | change source]

Titles and styles[change | change source]

  • 14 February 1945 – 13 November 1989: His Serene Highness The Hereditary Prince of Liechtenstein
  • 13 November 1989 – present: His Serene Highness The Prince of Liechtenstein

The official title of the Prince is Fürst von und zu Liechtenstein, Herzog von Troppau und Jägerndorf, Graf zu Rietberg, Regierer des Hauses von und zu Liechtenstein.[2] (Prince of and at Liechtenstein, Duke of Troppau and Jägerndorf, Count at Rietberg, Sovereign of the House of and at Liechtenstein). There is a distinction between the German titles of a reigning Fürst and non-reigning descendants of a Fürst who are titled Prinz.[3]

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National honours[change | change source]

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References[change | change source]

  1. S.D. Fürst Hans-Adam II. (titled "Fürst"), Note: There is a distinction between the German titles of a reigning "Fürst" and non-reigning descendants (children) of a "Fürst" who are titled "Prinz", in German- use the English and French translated versions with due caution. [1]
  2. "Hausgesetz". Fuerstenhaus.li. Sekretariat Seiner Durchlaucht des Fürsten von Liechtenstein. Archived from the original on 19 September 2015. Retrieved 22 October 2015. 
  3. "S.D. Fürst Hans-Adam II". Fuerstenhaus.li. Sekretariat Seiner Durchlaucht des Fürsten von Liechtenstein. Archived from the original on 4 November 2015. Retrieved 22 October 2015. 
  4. 4.0 4.1 http://i71.photobucket.com/albums/i152/Tais419/sophiebayern2.jpg
  5. http://polpix.sueddeutsche.com/bild/1.986928.1355815197/860x860/kieber-liechtenstein-steuercd.jpg
  6. Rosenberger, Kommunikation - Land Steiermark, Brigitte. "Hohe Auszeichnung für Ex-Landeschefin". 
  7. "Military Collection". 
  8. "Johannes Adam II, Fürst von und zu Liechtenstein, * 1945 - Geneall.net". www.geneall.net. 
  9. Parliamentary question, page=903. (PDF)
  10. "Uni Innsbruck ehrt verdiente Persönlichkeiten". www.uibk.ac.at. 
  11. "Principele Suveran de Liechtenstein, omagiat la Cluj - Familia Regală a României / Royal Family of Romania". www.romaniaregala.ro. 

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Hans-Adam II, Prince of Liechtenstein
Born: 14 February 1945
Regnal titles
Preceded by
Franz Josef II
Prince of Liechtenstein
1989–present
Incumbent
Heir apparent:
Alois