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How was Kaiser Wilhelm ii a handicap?

His mother had a difficult dilivery. When she was giving birth they needed to use forcepts on him and that injured one of his arms. This left him with a diformity for the rest (MORE)

How were Wilhelm II and Nicholas II related?

Through blood they were distant cousins, but through marriage they were first cousins. Wilhelm was the first cousin of Nicholas' wife Alexandra. More notably, Nicholas's mothe (MORE)

How was King George V a cousin of Wilhelm II of Germany?

Wilhelm's father, Frederick III, married Queen Victoria's eldest daughter. George V was the son of Edward VII, Victoria's son and heir. Both men were therefore Queen Victoria' (MORE)