Ludwig III of Bavaria

1845 - 1921

Ludwig III of Bavaria

Ludwig III (Ludwig Luitpold Josef Maria Aloys Alfried; 7 January 1845 – 18 October 1921) was the last king of Bavaria, reigning from 1913 to 1918. He served as regent and de facto head of state from 1912 to 1913, ruling for his cousin, Otto. After the Bavarian parliament passed a law allowing him to do so, Ludwig deposed Otto and assumed the throne himself. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Ludwig III of Bavaria has received more than 614,920 page views. His biography is available in 39 different languages on Wikipedia making him the 1,242nd most popular politician.

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Among politicians, Ludwig III of Bavaria ranks 1,236 out of 14,801Before him are Millard Fillmore, Chulalongkorn, Eleftherios Venizelos, Ur-Nammu, Sariputta, and Henry I, Duke of Guise. After him are Mohammed V of Morocco, Cyrus the Younger, Walther Funk, Akbar Hashemi Rafsanjani, Friedrich Ratzel, and Zhao Ziyang.

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Among people born in 1845, Ludwig III of Bavaria ranks 11Before him are Gabriel Fauré, George I of Greece, Gabriel Lippmann, Élie Metchnikoff, Charles Louis Alphonse Laveran, and Amadeo I of Spain. After him are Carl Spitteler, Abai Qunanbaiuly, Nikola Pašić, Edmond James de Rothschild, Paul Vidal de La Blache, and George Darwin. Among people deceased in 1921, Ludwig III of Bavaria ranks 7Before him are Camille Saint-Saëns, Enrico Caruso, Peter Kropotkin, Gabriel Lippmann, Peter I of Serbia, and John Boyd Dunlop. After him are Talaat Pasha, Carl Menger, Antoni Grabowski, Augusta Victoria of Schleswig-Holstein, Nicholas I of Montenegro, and Roman von Ungern-Sternberg.

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In Germany

Among people born in Germany, Ludwig III of Bavaria ranks 337 out of 3,763Before him are Frederick I of Sweden (1676), Ferdinand Schörner (1892), J. Hans D. Jensen (1907), Baldur von Schirach (1907), Frederick III, Elector of Saxony (1463), and Johann Georg Faust (1480). After him are Hermann Fegelein (1906), Friedrich Ratzel (1844), Moses Mendelssohn (1729), Gerhard Richter (1932), Bruno of Cologne (1030), and Emil Kraepelin (1856).

Among POLITICIANS In Germany

Among politicians born in Germany, Ludwig III of Bavaria ranks 92Before him are Christian V of Denmark (1646), Helmut Schmidt (1918), Karl Haushofer (1869), Frederick I of Sweden (1676), Baldur von Schirach (1907), and Frederick III, Elector of Saxony (1463). After him are Friedrich Ratzel (1844), Ananda Mahidol (1925), Pyotr Stolypin (1862), Ernst Thälmann (1886), Gregor Strasser (1892), and Christopher of Bavaria (1416).

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