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Archduke franz ferdinand was born in the city of graz on december 18, 1863 after his cousin and father died, he became the heir to the throne of austria-hungary his uncle, franz joseph. A shot that changed the world - the assassination of franz ferdinand i prelude to ww1 - part 3/3 the events leading to world war one started 100 years ago archduke franz ferdinand. World war i document archive 1914 documents the assassination of archduke franz ferdinand borijove jevtic, one of the leaders of the narodna odbrana who was arrested with gavrilo princip.