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Articles on wilhelm ii crippled kaiser had grip of iron german emperor 'kaiser bill,' was born on this day, strong-willed and determined to overcome the deformity that afflicted him from birth. Fantastic plaques of hohenzollern kaisers (item wilhelm 2-2) description: this is a pair of porcelain plaques depicting the military glory of kaiser wilhelm i, emperor of germany and his son, fredrick wilhelm, who was crowned kaiser in 1888, but died in the same year with his son wilhelm ii ascending to the. Kaiser wilhelm ii was the monarchical ruler of germany from june 1888 until its 1918 defeat in world war i many historians consider wilhelm the individual most responsible for the outbreak of war – as much as one individual can be opinions about this do vary, nevertheless there is a consensus.
Wilhelm ii (german: friedrich wilhelm victor albert english: frederick william victor albert) (27 january 1859 – 4 june 1941) was the last german emperor and king of prussia, ruling both the german empire and the kingdom of prussia from 15 june 1888 to 9 november 1918 he was demonised as the kaiser or kaiser bill during world. Kaiser wilhelm ii (1859-1941) is one of the most fascinating figures in european history, ruling imperial germany from his accession in 1888 to his enforced abdication in 1918 at the end of the first world war in one slim volume, john röhl offers readers a concise and accessible survey of his monumental three-volume biography of the kaiser and.
Kaiser wilhelm ii, who was the last emperor of germany and nephew of queen victoria, was forced to abdicate in 1918 his bellicose policies helped to bring about. Wilhelm ii or william ii (german: friedrich wilhelm viktor albrecht von preußen frederick william victor albert of prussia 27 january 1859 – 4 june 1941) was the last german emperor (kaiser) and king of prussia, ruling the german empire and the kingdom of prussia from 15 june 1888 to 9. Kaiser wilhelm was born in 1859 and from birth he was predestined to become king due to complications at birth, he was born handicap in his left arm.