Alternative History
Ludwig Ferdinand
Kaiser louis
Reign July 20, 1951 – October 9, 1990
Predecessor Wilhelm III
Successor Monarchy abolished
Spouse Kira Kirillovna of Russia
Prince Friedrich Wilhelm
Prince Michael
Princess Marie Cécile
Princess Kira
Prince Louis Ferdinand
Prince Christian-Sigismund
Princess Xenia
House House of Hohenzollern
Father Wilhelm III, Emperor of Germany
Mother Cecilie of Mecklenburg-Schwerin
Born November 9, 1907
Potsdam, Brandenburg, Germany Flag of the German Empire
Died September 26, 1994 (age 86)
Bremen, Germany Flag of Germany
Religion Lutheranism

Ludwig Ferdinand (German: Louis Ferdinand Victor Eduard Adalbert Michael Hubertus) (November 9, 1907 – September 26, 1994) of the House of Hohenzollern was the last Emperor of Germany from July 20, 1951 until he abdicated on October 9, 1990.

During his reign, Germany saw great reform in both government and military and the reconstruction in Eastern Europe after the devastating Second World War.

He married the daughter of Emperor Cyril I of Russia and his second cousin once removed, Grand Duchess Kira Kirillovna of Russia (1909-1967), on 4 May 1938 in Potsdam to Grand Duchess Kira Kirillovna of Russia (1909-1967).

Ludwig Ferdinand, Emperor of Germany
Born: November 9 1907 Died: September 26 1994
Royal titles
Preceded by Emperor of Germany
1951 – 1990
Monarchy abolished
Titles in pretence
Loss of title
Emperor of Germany
(October 9 1990 – September 26 1994)
* Reason for Succession Failure: *
German Revolution 
Succeeded by
Prince Georg Friedrich