Franz Ferdinand


  • WordNet 3.6
    • n Franz Ferdinand archduke of Austria and heir apparent to Francis Joseph I; his assassination at Sarajevo triggered the outbreak of World War I (1863-1914)
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In literature:

Assassination at Sarajevo of the Archduke Franz Ferdinand and the Duchess of Hohenberg.
"Why We Are At War (2nd Edition, revised)" by Members of the Oxford Faculty of Modern History
Franz Ferdinand was on very bad terms with Aehrenthal, who easily became abrupt and repellent.
"In the World War" by Count Ottokar Czernin
Szell, on alighting and following directions, would find Franz Ferdinand hiding behind a designated haystack.
"Face to Face with Kaiserism" by James W. Gerard
Can you conceive of no reason why Franz Ferdinand should be in danger?
"The Secret Witness" by George Gibbs
Assassination of Austrian hereditary Archduke Franz Ferdinand at Sarajevo, Bosnia.
"The Story of the Great War, Volume I (of 8)" by Various
Franz Ferdinand and Sophie Chotek being dead and buried, we had gone on to something else.
"The High Heart" by Basil King
BENARY, Franz Ferdinand, born at Cassel in 1805, baptized between 1824-27.
"Some Jewish Witnesses For Christ" by Rev. A. Bernstein, B.D.
Franz Julius Ferdinand Meyen was a German botanist who voyaged around the world in 1830-32.
"Travels in the Interior of North America, Part I, (Being Chapters I-XV of the London Edition, 1843)" by Alexander Philipp Maximilian, Prince of Wied
Archduke Franz Ferdinand was not at all the champion of a policy leading to war for which he has often been taken.
"Current History, Vol. VIII, No. 3, June 1918" by Various

In news:

Best of Lollapalooza 2012 day two: Twin Shadow, Franz Ferdinand and more.
INTERVIEWS Green Day's Secret Life as Franz (Ferdinand): Watch 'Uno' Album Trailer.
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Alex Kapranos of Franz Ferdinand .
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Members of The Who, Franz Ferdinand Seek Pussy Riot Release.
INTERVIEWS Blink-182, Weezer, Franz Ferdinand Play Free Festival.
Bob (bass) and Paul (drummer) of Franz Ferdinand dropped by to take over the airwaves of The Current.
Franz Ferdinand Glasgow, Scotland.
Bob Hardy, left, Paul Thompson, Nick McCarthy and Alex Kapranos make up the alt-disco Glasgow band Franz Ferdinand .
Without Orange Juice , Belle & Sebastian, Franz Ferdinand, and Teenage Fanclub wouldn't exist.
Past Mercury Prize winners include Franz Ferdinand, Portishead, Arctic Monkeys, and P.J.
INTERVIEWS Green Day's Secret Life as Franz ( Ferdinand ): Watch 'Uno' Album Trailer.
Bruce Springsteen, Franz Ferdinand .