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Adolf Friedrich
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Duke of Latvia
Reign 15 January 1941 – 5 August 1969
Successor Woizlawa Feodora
Grand Duke of Livonia
Reign 5 November 1918 – 15 January 1941
Successor Monarchy abolished
Himself as Duke of Latvia
Spouse Viktoria Feodora of Reuss-Schleiz (m.1917-1918)
Elisabeth of Stolberg-Rossla (m.1924-1969)
House House of Mecklenburg-Schwerin
Father Frederick Francis II, Grand Duke of Mecklenburg-Schwerin
Mother Princess Marie of Schwarzburg-Rudolstadt
Born 10 October 1873
Schwerin, Mecklenburg-Schwerin, Germany Flag of the German Empire
Died 5 August 1969 (aged 95)
Riga, Latvia Flag of Latvia
Religion Lutheran

Adolf Friedrich of Livonia (10 October 1873 – 5 August 1969), was a German explorer in Africa, a colonial politician, later elected Duke of the United Baltic Duchy from 5 November 1918 to 15 January 1941, and the first head of state of Latvia (1941–1969).

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