Richard, 4th Prince of Sayn-Wittgenstein-Berleburg
|4th Prince of Sayn-Wittgenstein-Berleburg|
|Reign||1904 – 1918|
|Predecessor||Albrecht, 3rd Prince of Sayn-Wittgenstein-Berleburg|
|Successor||Gustav Albrecht, 5th Prince of Sayn-Wittgenstein-Berleburg|
|Spouse||Princess Madeleine of Löwenstein-Wertheim-Freudenberg|
|Gustav Albrecht, 5th Prince of Sayn-Wittgenstein-Berleburg
Christian Heinrich, 5th Prince of Sayn-Wittgenstein-Hohenstein
Prince Ludwig Ferdinand
|Father||Albrecht, 3rd Prince of Sayn-Wittgenstein-Berleburg|
|Mother||Countess Pauline of Reichenbach-Lessonitz|
On 21 November 1902 at Langenzell, he married Princess Madeleine of Löwenstein-Wertheim-Freudenberg, daughter of Prince Alfred of Löwenstein-Wertheim-Freudenberg and Countess Pauline von Reichenbach-Lessonitz.
His title was effectively abolished with the collapse of the German Empire in 1918 but the use of the title continued after 1918.
He died as the result of a traffic accident in Hanau on 25 April 1925 at age 42.
- Gustav Albrecht, 5th Prince of Sayn-Wittgenstein-Berleburg b. 28 Feb 1907, d. 1944 (declared dead 1969 after being missing in action in Russia, 1944)
- Christian-Heinrich, Prince of Sayn-Wittgenstein-Hohenstein b. 20 Sep 1908, d. 17 Aug 1983
- Ludwig-Ferdinand Prinz von Sayn-Wittgenstein-Berleburg b. 4 Apr 1910, d. 22 Nov 1943
Richard, 4th Prince of Sayn-Wittgenstein-BerleburgBorn: 1882 Died: 1925
|Prince of Sayn-Wittgenstein-Berleburg||Succeeded by
Gustav Albrecht, 5th Prince of Sayn-Wittgenstein-Berleburg