Karl Friedrich Diez

8 February 1879–
Knittlingen, Maulbronn, Württemberg, Germany

The Life of Karl Friedrich

When Karl Friedrich Diez was born on 8 February 1879, his father, Ludwig Friedrich Diez, was 38 and his mother, Sophie Juliane Pfau, was 36.

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Family Time Line

Ludwig Friedrich Diez
1840–
Sophie Juliane Pfau
1842–1903
Ludwig Friedrich Diez
1866–1868
Wilhelmina Katharina Diez
1868–
Georg Ludwig Diez
1870–
Ludwig Gottfried Diez
1872–1873
Wilhelm Christian Diez
1874–
Sophie Julianne
1876–
Karl Friedrich Diez
1879–

Parents and Siblings

siblings

(7)

    Ludwig Friedrich Diez

    Male1866–1868Male

    Wilhelmina Katharina Diez

    Female1868–Female

    Male1870–Male

    Ludwig Gottfried Diez

    Male1872–1873Male

    Male1874–Male

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World Events (7)

1890

Age 11

Young William (Wilhelm) II dismisses Bismarck.
1914

Age 35

Archduke Franz Ferdinand of Austria-Hungary and his wife were assassinated in Sarajevo, Bosnia-Herzegovina provoking World War I.
1914 · Germany declares war on Russia

Age 35

On August 1, 1914, Germany declared war on Russia, sparking World War I. This would not be the last time Germany caused a world war. After the Allies defeated Germany, they signed the Treaty of Versailles.

Name Meaning

1 Spanish (Díez): variant of Díaz ( see Diaz , Diego ).2 German: variant spelling of Dietz .

Dictionary of American Family Names © Patrick Hanks 2003, 2006.

Possible Related Names

Sources (1)

  • Karl Friedrich Diez, "Germany Births and Baptisms, 1558-1898"

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