Ernst August of Hannover

Ernst August Christian Georg, Prince of Hannover, Prince of Great Britain and Ireland; became reigning Duke of Brunswick in 1913, abdicated in 1918.

Son of Ernst August, Crown Prince of Hannover, Duke of Cumberland (1845-1923) and his wife Thyra, Princess of Denmark (1853-1933)

Born: Penzing near Vienna 17. Nov 1887

Married: Berlin 24. May 1913 Viktoria Luise, Princess of Prussia (1892-1980)


Died: Marienburg Castle near Hannover 30. Jan 1953

Buried: Mausoleum of the Kings of Hannover, Burggarten, Hannover



Source: GHdA, Fürsten I, Vol III 1955, Vol XII 1984 and Vol XVIII 2007