Friedrich Ferdinand, Hereditary Prince of Schleswig-Holstein

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Prince Friedrich Ferdinand
Hereditary Prince of Schleswig-Holstein
Full name
Friedrich Ferdinand
House House of Schleswig-Holstein
Father Christoph, Prince of Schleswig-Holstein
Mother Princess Elisabeth of Lippe-Weissenfeld
Born (1985-07-19) 19 July 1985 (age 29)
Eckernförde, Schleswig-Holstein, West Germany
Ducal Family of Schleswig-Holstein
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HH The Prince
HH The Princess

  • HH The Hereditary Prince
  • HH Princess Sophie
  • HH Prince Constantin
  • HH Prince Leopold

HH The Dowager Duchess

  • HH Princess Marita
  • HH Prince Alexander
    • HH Princess Helena
    • HH Prince Julian
  • HH Princess Ingeborg

Friedrich Ferdinand, Hereditary Prince of Schleswig-Holstein (born 19 July 1985 in Eckernförde, Schleswig-Holstein, West Germany) is the heir apparent of Christoph, Prince of Schleswig-Holstein, current Head of the House of Schleswig-Holstein, the senior extant line of the House of Oldenburg. Friedrich Ferdinand is the eldest son of Christoph and his wife Princess Elisabeth of Lippe-Weissenfeld. As a 4th-great-grandson of Queen Victoria, he is in the line of succession to the British throne. He is the heir to the headship of the house that includes the royal families of Denmark, Norway, the heirs to the United Kingdom and the deposed royal house of Greece.

Titles, styles, honours and arms[edit]

Titles and styles[edit]

  • 19 July 1985 – present: His Highness The Hereditary Prince of Schleswig-Holstein.

Ancestry[edit]

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Friedrich Ferdinand, Hereditary Prince of Schleswig-Holstein
Cadet branch of the House of Oldenburg
Born: 19 July 1985
Preceded by
First in line
Line of succession to the Headship of the House of Schleswig-Holstein-Sonderburg-Glücksburg
1st position
Succeeded by
Prince Constantin of Schleswig-Holstein-Sonderburg-Glücksburg
Preceded by
Christoph, Prince of Schleswig-Holstein
Line of succession to the British throne
descended from Alfred, son of Victoria