Wilhelm, Prince of Albania

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Vilhelm I
Prince of Albania
Reign7 March 1914 – 31 January 1925
Coronation21 February 1914
PredecessorMonarchy established
Zog I as next monarch, 1928–1939
Prime Minister
Born(1876-03-26)26 March 1876
Neuwied, Germany
Died18 April 1945(1945-04-18) (aged 69)
Predeal, Romania
Biserica Luterana, Bucharest, Romania
SpouseSophie, Princess of Albania
IssuePrincess Marie Eleonore of Albania
Carol Victor, Hereditary Prince of Albania
Full name
Wilhelm Friedrich Heinrich
FatherWilhelm, Prince of Wied
MotherPrincess Marie of the Netherlands
SignatureVilhelm I's signature

Prince Wilhelm of Wied (German: Wilhelm Friedrich Heinrich Prinz zu Wied, 26 March 1876 – 18 April 1945), reigned from 7 March to 3 September 1914, when he left for exile. His reign officially ended on 31 January 1925, when the country was declared an Albanian Republic.

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  1. Only Prime Minister during the de facto reign.