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Re: Was a Scandinavian prince ever considered for the Finnish throne?
Posted by Gary on 3/6/2017, 2:06:16, in reply to "Was a Scandinavian prince ever considered for the Finnish throne?"
The Kaiser was calling the tune and he engineered his German brother-in-law's election by the Finns as their king. I have never heard of anyone else being considered.
: Given how close the Nordic countries are now,
: it is odd to me that a Scandinavian prince
: wasn't in the running to become King in
: 1917/18, there were several available in
: Sweden and Denmark.
: The Danish Prince Axel and his Swedish
: princess would have been the perfect
: Were any Scandinavian royals considered or
: was it just Germans?
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