Luitpold, Prince Regent of Bavaria

1821 - 1912

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Luitpold Karl Joseph Wilhelm Ludwig, Prince Regent of Bavaria (12 March 1821 – 12 December 1912), was the de facto ruler of Bavaria from 1886 to 1912, as regent for his nephews, King Ludwig II and King Otto. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Luitpold, Prince Regent of Bavaria has received more than 451,565 page views. His biography is available in 37 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 35 in 2019). Luitpold, Prince Regent of Bavaria is the 2,582nd most popular politician (up from 2,901st in 2019), the 682nd most popular biography from Germany (up from 790th in 2019) and the 187th most popular German Politician.

Luitpold, prince regent of Bavaria, is most famous for being the last king of Bavaria. He was born in 1821 and became king of Bavaria in 1864. He died in 1912.

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Among politicians, Luitpold, Prince Regent of Bavaria ranks 2,582 out of 19,576Before him are Kolinda Grabar-Kitarović, Moinuddin Chishti, Victoire of France, Nyuserre Ini, Dagobert II, and Hormizd I. After him are Chryseis, Antigonus II Mattathias, Louis, Duke of Orléans, Juan Manuel Santos, Bartolomeo Eustachi, and Francesco II Sforza.

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Among people born in 1821, Luitpold, Prince Regent of Bavaria ranks 10Before him are Hermann von Helmholtz, Rudolf Virchow, August Schleicher, Lola Montez, Elizabeth Blackwell, and Auguste Mariette. After him are Louis Vuitton, Richard Francis Burton, Pauline Viardot, Johann Josef Loschmidt, Arthur Cayley, and Henri-Frédéric Amiel. Among people deceased in 1912, Luitpold, Prince Regent of Bavaria ranks 15Before him are Karl May, Thomas Andrews, Lawrence Alma-Tadema, Robert Falcon Scott, Joseph Lister, and Auguste Beernaert. After him are William IV, Grand Duke of Luxembourg, Benjamin Guggenheim, William McMaster Murdoch, Johann Martin Schleyer, James Paul Moody, and Nettie Stevens.

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In Germany

Among people born in Germany, Luitpold, Prince Regent of Bavaria ranks 682 out of 7,253Before him are Heinrich Louis d'Arrest (1822), Elisabeth of Bavaria, Queen of Belgium (1876), Johann Heinrich von Thünen (1783), Jürgen Stroop (1895), Gertrude the Great (1256), and Rupprecht, Crown Prince of Bavaria (1869). After him are Hugo Ball (1886), Hans Morgenthau (1904), Rudolf Otto (1869), George V of Hanover (1819), Catherine of Saxe-Lauenburg (1513), and Karl-Otto Koch (1897).

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