Photo: Sweden's Princess Birgitta and her husband, Prince Johann Georg of Hohenzollern, after their wedding ceremony on May 25, 1961 in Stockholm, Sweden.
The Swedish royal court released this statement today:
Johann Georg Prince von Hohenzollern, husband to H.M. the King's sister Princess Birgitta, passed away at a hospital in Munich today after a period of illness
H.M. the King made the following statement on the passing of Johann Georg Prince von Hohenzollern:
– It is with great sadness that my family and I learnt of the passing of Princess Birgitta's husband Johann Georg Prince von Hohenzollern. Our thoughts go to Princess Birgitta and her family.
Johann Georg Prince von Hohenzollern was 83 years old.