Francis Ferdinand

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archduke of Austria and heir apparent to Francis Joseph I

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For example, after the assassination of Archduke Francis Ferdinand, whom did Serbia view as its greatest enemy and who was its greatest hope for protection?
Archduke Francis Ferdinand was Inspector General of the Austro-Hungarian Army.
On June 28, 1914, Archduke Francis Ferdinand of Austria-Hungary (1863-1914) was assassinated by a Serbian terrorist.
The event that was to precipitate World War I, the assassination of Archduke Francis Ferdinand of Austria, occurred at Sarajevo, Serbia.
Francis Ferdinand of Austria by a Serbian nationalist on June 28, Europe had been on the verge of war for years as a result of the political, economic, and military rivalries of the great powers.
1914: Gavrilo Princip, a Serbian student, assassinated Archduke Francis Ferdinand, heir to the Austrian throne.
Francis Joseph's nephew, Francis Ferdinand (1863-1914), became heir.