Today in History - April 1st. 1282 - Louis IV, Holy Roman Emperor

On April 1st. 1282, Louis (in German: Ludwig) was born in Munich (Germany).


Coin of Louis IV
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His parents were Louis II of Bavaria and Matilda of Habsburg.

Louis IV married twice:

1/ Beatrix of Swidnica  (1308-1322)
2/ Margaret of Holland (1324-1347)

Timeline:

1314: King of the Romans.
1327: King of Italy.
1328: Holy Roman Emperor.

Louis IV died on October 11th. 1347.


Louis IV
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