King of Prussia

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King of Prussia was the title Frederick the Great started using in 1772 after he took over a lot of the Kingdom of Poland.

Before this he had called himself King in Prussia.[1]

The rulers of Berlin kept using the title after they also became German Emperors, up until Kaiser Wilhelm II abdicated (resigned) in 1918.

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  1. Hall (trans), Colin (2005). The Electors of Brandeburg, Kings of Prussia, German Kaisers.. Karwe : Edition Rieger. ISBN 3935231644.