Prince Michael of Prussia is dead. The great-grandson of the last german Emperor Wilhelm II. died on Thursday 03.04.2014 at the Age of 74.
Exactly two years ago, the Hohenzollerische Newspaper had great reports about Prince Michael of Prussia: In an impressive picture book he had published the life story of Frederick the Great. Not his first work. Already in the mid / late 80’s, he had gone under the authors – with the autobiography “Being a Prussian Prince”. Michael, Prince of Prussia (the last had a tense relationship, unfortunately, to the house of Hohenzollern) was the son of Louis Ferdinand Prince of Prussia – and the godfather of Georg Friedrich, Prince of Prussia. He grew up near Bremen. After studies in Freiburg and spending several years in the USA, he worked for an American airline. There, he worked in finance and hotel management. From his first marriage, Michael, Prince of Prussia two daughters; In 1982 he married his second wife his great love Brigitta, born Dallwitz-Wegner. Together, the couple led a rather secluded life in Thanheim, at the foot of Burg Hohenzollern.