Prince Wilhelm of Schaumburg-Lippe (b. 1939)
Prince Wilhelm of Schaumburg-Lippe (Wilhelm Friedrich Harald Christian Ernst August Karl Gustav zu Schaumburg-Lippe, born 19 August 1939) is the head of the Nachod branch of the princely house of Schaumburg-Lippe. Wilhelm is the son of Prince Christian Nicholas of Schaumburg-Lippe, and the great-grandson of Frederick VIII of Denmark, twice over, since his parents were first cousins.
|Born||19 August 1939|
Ilona Hentschel Baronin von Gilgenheimb
|Father||Prince Christian of Schaumburg-Lippe|
|Mother||Princess Feodora of Denmark|
Marriage and issueEdit
He married Ilona Hentschel Baronin von Gilgenheimb on 17 January 1971. They had two children:
- Prince Christian of Schaumburg-Lippe (b. 1971); married Lena Giese in 2009.
- Princess Desiree of Schaumburg-Lippe (b. 1974); married Michael Iuel and have three children.
|Reference style||His Serene Highness|
|Spoken style||Your Serene Highness|
- "Living Members of The Former Ruling House of Schaumburg-Lippe, 1939-1945". Archived from the original on 15 April 2011. Retrieved 23 January 2011.