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Ludwig IV the Bavarian
Birth: Apr. 1, 1282
Death: Oct. 11, 1347

Holy Roman Emperor. Born in Munich, Germany. Son of Ludwig Von Wittlelsbach II, Duke Upper Bayern (1229-1294) and Mathilde Von Habsburg (1254-1304). Founder of the Duchy of Bavaria (Herzogtum Bayern). King Ludwig IV, The Bavarian was the first German king of the Wittlesbacher dynasty to be crowned in 1314 and was crowned emperor in 1328. Married to Beatrix Von Silezia of Silezia-Glogau in 1309. Beatrix born in 1290, Died in 1322. Married to Margaretha-Comtesse de Hainault, d' Avesnes, February 25,1324 in Koln, Rheinland, Prussia. Margaretha born in 1311 of Le Quesnoy, Nord, France, Died June 23, 1356 in Le Quesnoy, Nord, France. She is buried in Valenciennes, Nord, France. Ludwig IV has a son, Stephen Von Wittelsbach II, Duke Von Bayern. Buried in the Frauenkirche Cathedral (Church of Our Lady) in Munich (Muenchen), Germany. Ludwig IV died in 1347 of a stroke. (bio by: Cinnamonntoast4) 
 
Family links: 
 Spouses:
  Beatrix von Schlesien-Glogau (1290 - 1322)
  Margarete II de Avesnes (1311 - 1356)*
 
 Children:
  Mathilde von Bayern (1313 - 1346)*
  Anna von Bayern (1316 - 1319)*
  Margarethe von Bayern (1325 - 1360)*
  Elisabeth von Bayern (1329 - 1402)*
  Wilhelm of Bavaria-Straubing (1330 - 1388)*
  Albrecht I of Straubing-Holland (1336 - 1404)*
  Agnes von Bayern (1345 - 1352)*
  Otto V Von Wittelsbach (1346 - 1379)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Frauenkirche Cathedral
Munich (München)
Münchener Stadtkreis
Bavaria (Bayern), Germany
 
Maintained by: Find A Grave
Originally Created by: Cinnamonntoast4
Record added: Jan 04, 2003
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