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Franz Ferdinand / Burial in Artstetten
Franz Ferdinand, Austro-Hungarian archduke. 1863–1914.

The bodies of Franz Ferdinand and his morganatic wife Sophie, murdered in Sarajevo on 28 June 1914 are brought...
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World War I: Assassination
The assassination of Archduke Franz Ferdinand of Austria in June 1914 was a catalyst for Austria-Hungary declaring war against Serbia which in turn led to the Triple Entente of the United Kingdom, France and the Russian Empire entering the war against the Central Powers of Austria-Hungary and its ally, Germany.

Photo albums from the First World War


World War I: Assassination


World War I: Mobilisation


World War I: Uniforms


World War I: Ground Warfare


World War I: Aerial warfare


World War I: Naval warfare


World War I: Women in Wartime


World War I: Armistice


World War I: Aftermath


World War I in paintings