Carol I, King of Romania (1839–1914) / Karl von Hohenzollern-Sigmaringen
Austrian National Library
Portrait of Carol I, King of Romania (1839–1914) on horseback/ Karl von Hohenzollern-Sigmaringen. He was elected Prince of Romania on the recommendation of Napoleon III in 1866. In 1881, after achieving formal independence from the Ottoman Empire, Carol declared himself King of Romania.
"Carol I, King of Romania (1839–1914) / Karl von Hohenzollern-Sigmaringen" in "Sharing History", Museum With No Frontiers, 2020. http://www.sharinghistory.org/database_item.php?id=object;AWE;at;114;en
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