Vic’s Pic of the Week–Vienna, AU

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Belvedere Palace

The residence that Archduke Franz Ferdinand (nephew to the Kaiser) occupied with his wife and children after being named heir to the Austro-Hungarian Empire.  The assassination of the Archduke and his wife  in Sarajevo in 1914  sparked WWI.

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