The heir to the Austrian and Hungarian thrones, Archduke Franz Ferdinand Hapsburg, visited Sarajevo, the capital of Bosnia and Herzegovina in June, 1914. This visit was to show that Austro-Hungarians did in fact rule the area. Members of the "Young Bosnia" group plotted to assassinate him.
Sarajevo, capital of Bosnia
Assassination of Archduke Franz Ferdinand of Austria in Sarajevo in 1914
bosnia which was part of austria-hungary
The asassination of Archduke Franz Ferdinand in Sarajevo, Bosnia.
Sarajevo.Bosnia, in the city of Sarajevo.
Sarajevo, the capital of the Austro-Hungarian province of Bosnia and Herzegovina
Franz Ferdinand on 28 June 1914 in Sarajevo
The event that triggered World War 1 was the assassination of Archduke Franz Ferdinand of Austro-Hungary on June 18, 1914 in Sarajevo.
Franz Ferdinand is famous because of the fact that his assassination triggered the beginning of the First World War. Franz Ferdinand was a heir to the throne of Austria-Hungary and he was assassinated in Sarajevo in the year 1914.
Archduke Franz Ferdinand was killed by Gavrilo Princip in Sarajevo 1914 June 28 that ultimately caused world war 1.
In the event that triggered World War I, Archduke Franz Ferdinand of Austria and his wife Sophie, Duchess of Hohenberg, were assassinated in Sarajevo on 28 June 1914 by a Serb, Gavrilo Princip, a nationalist/provocateur assassin.
Franz Ferdinand and his wife Sophie are assassinated in Sarajevo by young Serbian nationalist Gavrilo Princip. It is believed to be the beginning of World War I.
it was jus a short term trigger there were many other reasons such as nationalism, militarism, alliances, industrialism, and colonialism
Archduke Franz Ferdinand of Austria was assassinated, along with his wife Sophie, on June 28, 1914, while visiting Sarajevo, the capital of Bosnia and Herzegovina (which was then under administration by Austria-Hungary). The assassination set off a chain of events that would lead to the start of World War I barely one month later.
The assassination of Franz Ferdinand, the heir to the Austro-Hungarian throne and his wife in Sarajevo on 28June, 1914. The assassin was Gavrilo Princip, a member of a Serbian nationalist group, called Black Hand.