Carl of Hohenzollern-Sigmaringen becomes Prince of Romania (43 words)

Historical Context Note

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Context

Alexander Cuza, Prince of Romania, is dethroned, and is succeeded by Charles, Prince of Hohenzollern (who is recognised by Sultan of Turkey Oct. 24th). He will become king in 1881 - King Carol I - when the Romanian principality was raised to a Kingdom.

Citation:
Editors. "Carl of Hohenzollern-Sigmaringen becomes Prince of Romania". The Literary Encyclopedia. First published 01 January 2010
[http://www.litencyc.com/php/stopics.php?rec=true&UID=7147, accessed 05 December 2016.]