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| House of Hohenzollern|
Germany, Prussia, Romania
|Parent House:||Burchardinger dynasty|
|Titles:|| Count of Zollern|
Margrave of Brandenburg
Duke of Prussia
Burgrave of Nuremberg
Margrave of Bayreuth
Margrave of Brandenburg-Ansbach
King of Prussia
Prince of Neuchâtel
King of Romania
|Founder:||Burgrave Frederick I of Nuremberg|
|Final Ruler:|| Germany and Prussia:|
Emperor William II (1888–1918)
King Michael (1927–1930, 1940–1947)
|Current Head:|| Germany and Prussia:|
HI&RH Prince Georg Friedrich (1994–)
|Founding Year:||1100s AD|
|Cadet Branches:|| Hohenzollern-Hechingen |
They stopped ruling after World War One, when Germany became a republic. Prussia was abolished by the 4 allied powers controlling Germany in 1947.
The Royal Family took their name from their ancestral home Hohenzollern Castle in what is now Baden-Württemberg. The area around the castle was once ruled as a separate principality.
- Hall (trans), Colkin (2005). The Electors of Brandenburg, Kings of Prussia, German Kaisers. Karwe, Germany: Edition Rieger. pp. 36. .