|Duke of Ratibor, Prince of Corvey, Prince of Hohenlohe-Schillingsfürst|
|Born||6 September 1847|
Schloss Rauden, Kingdom of Prussia
|Died||9 August 1923 (aged 75)|
Corvey Abbey, Weimar Republic
|Spouse||Countess Maria Breunner-Enkevoirth|
|Father||Victor I, Duke of Ratibor|
|Mother||Princess Amélie of Fürstenberg|
Victor II, Duke of Ratibor, Prince of Corvey, Prince of Hohenlohe-Schillingsfürst (German: Viktor Amadeus 2.Herzog von Ratibor, 2.Fürst von Corvey, Prinz zu Hohenlohe-Schillingsfürst; 6 September 1847 – 9 August 1923) was a member of House of Hohenlohe-Schillingsfürst and Duke of the Silesian duchy of Ratibor (Polish: Racibórz).
Victor was born at Schloss Rauden, Kingdom of Prussia, eldest son of Victor I, Duke of Ratibor (1818-1893), (son of Franz Joseph, Prince of Hohenlohe-Schillingsfürst and Princess Constanze of Hohenlohe-Langenburg) and his wife, Princess Amélie of Fürstenberg (1821-1899), (daughter of Karl Egon II, Prince of Fürstenberg and Princess Amalie of Baden).
Ratibor studied Law in Bonn and Göttingen and was a member of the Corps Borussia (1867) and Saxonia (1890). In Saxonia was also were his four brothers, Max, Karl Egon, Franz (Colonel à la suite) and Egon (Lord Chamberlain).
From 1897 to 1921 he was Chairman of the Silesia Province respectively of the Upper Silesian provincial parliament. As a member of the Free Conservative Party, he ran in 1885 and 1888 for the Prussian House of Representatives. Since 1893, he was a member of the Prussian House of Lords. From 1896 to 1904 he was chairman of the New Coalition Party.
In 1913 he became honorary citizen of Breslau.
They had four children:
|Ancestors of Viktor II, Duke of Ratibor|