Today in History - June 11th. 1914 - Adolphus Frederick V, Grand Duke of Mecklenburg-Strelitz

Adolphus Frederick was born on July 22nd. 1848 in Neustrelitz (Germany) as son of
Frederick William, Grand Duke of Mecklenburg and Princess Augusta of Cambridge.


Adolphus Frederick - Source picture: Wikipedia

On April 17th. 1877 he married Princess Elisabeth of Anhalt in Dessau.
They had 4 children.

In January 1914, Adolphus Frederick, Grand Duke of Mecklenburg-Strelitz
was mentioned as the second richest person in Germany after 
Emperor William II.

He died on June 11th. 1914 in Berlin.