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Gavrilo Princip was not hired to kill Archduke Ferdinand. He was a Serbian nationalist and separatist who was part of the organization known as the Black Hand.

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Q: Who hired Garvilo Princip to kill Archduke?
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Why did Gavrilo Princip kill?

Gavrilo Princip killed Archduke Ferdinand to advance the unification of his slavic people

When did Gavrilo Princip kill Archduke Franz Ferdinand?

June 28th of 1914

What year did gavrilo princip shoot and kill archduke franz Ferdinand?


Why did gavrilo princip kill franz Ferdinand?

Gavrilo Princip was part of an underground resistance group that opposed Archduke Franz Ferdinand's rule, and the occupation of Serbia. He assassinated the Archduke as an act of patriotism and also because he did not like him.

Was was archduke franz Ferdinand shot?

Yes the Archduke was shot. He was killed by Gavrilo Princip (check the spelling). He was a Serbian nationalist that was order by Germany to kill the Archduke. He was kiled at the Bosnian capital, Sarajevo.

Where did gavrillo princip kill the archduke?

Sarejevo, Bosnia. Bosnia had been highly contested territory before Austria-Hungary annexed it in 1905.

Who shot grand duke Ferdinand in 1914?

Princip, from Serbia. The Black Hand gave 4 men weapons to kill Archduke Ferdinand.

How did Gavrillo Princip kill Franz Ferdinand?

Gavrillo Princip was one of six assassins involved in the plot to assassinate Archduke Franz Ferdinand. Ferdinand and his wife Sophie were shot dead, sparking the beginning of World War I.

What gun was used to kill Archduke Franz Ferdinand?

The Archduke Ferdinand and his wife were shot by Gavrilo Princip using a FN Browning model 1910 pistol. The particular pistol he used is believed to be a .32 caliber.

How was the Austrain Archduke Franz Ferdinand assassinated?

He was shot by a teenage vagrant, Gavrilo Princip, an inadequate character who had been rejected by the army and several terrorist groups, and wanted to prove that he could kill. Some of his colleagues had also tried to kill the Archduke that day. One of them had thrown a bomb, which missed, and the angry Archduke told his aide to change the route. But the message did not reach the chauffeur, and in the confusion, the car stalled on a street-corner. Princip saw his chance, and shot the Archduke and Archduchess, who died within the hour.

What type of gun did gavrilo princip use to kill the archduke in world war 1?

My research indicates it was a Nagent revolver, Model 1895, in 7.62mm (.30 caliber).

Why did Gavrilo Princip kill Archduke Franz Ferdinand?

Gavrilo Princip was a member of the Black Hand, a a Serbian underground resistance group opposed to Austro-Hungarian government and it's occupation of Serbia. They did not want to be part of the Austro-Hungarian empire, and they did not want to pay taxes to them. There is also some indication he had a personal dislike for the Archduke. Princip had tuberculosis and knew he was going to die soon. He assassinated the Archduke as a final act of "patriotism" believeing he would not live long enough to receive punishment.

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