Gavrilo Princip in his prison cell at the TerezÃn fortress
25 July 1894|
Obljaj, Austrian-occupied Bosnia and Herzegovina, de jure Ottoman Empire
|Died||28 April 1918
TerezÃn, Bohemia, Austria-Hungary
|Cause of death||Tuberculosis|
|Resting place||Saint Mark Cemetery, Sarajevo|
|Known for||Member of the Young Bosnia and the Assassination of Archduke Franz Ferdinand, the spark of World War I|
I am the son of peasants and I know what is happening in the villages. That is why I wanted to take revenge, and I regret nothing.
I only know that I fired twice, or perhaps several times, without knowing whether I had hit or missed.