3 days ago · Franz Bonaventura Adalbert Maria Herzog von Bayern (born 14 July 1933), commonly known by the courtesy title Duke of Bavaria, is the head of the House of Wittelsbach, the former ruling family of the Kingdom of Bavaria. His great-grandfather King Ludwig III was the last ruling monarch of Bavaria until deposed in 1918. Franz was born in Munich.
5 days ago · Duke of Bavaria: 555 (c.) 591: Some sources call him "King of the Bavarians". Tassilo I: Duke of Bavaria: 591 (c.) 610: Named rex (king) at his ascension. Garibald II: Duke of Bavaria: 610 (c.) 630: Theodo: Duke of Bavaria: 680 (c.) 716 (?) By the time of Theodo, who died in 716 or 717, the Bavarian duchy had achieved complete independence from the Frankish kings.
Oct 14, 2020 · Eugene of Savoy, French in full François-Eugène, prince de Savoie-Carignan, German Franz Eugen, Prinz von Savoyen-Carignan, (born Oct. 18, 1663, Paris, France—died April 24, 1736, Vienna, Austria), field marshal and statesman of the Carignan line of the House of Savoy, who, in the service of the Austrian Holy Roman emperor, made his name as one of the greatest soldiers of his generation.
Oct 14, 2020 · Kal entered the service of Ludwig IX "the Rich" of Wittelsbach, Duke of Bavaria-Landshut, on 29 September 1450. In 1461, he is mentioned commanding a unit of 12 marksmen. From 1465 to 1475, he seems to have also maintained a secondary occupation as a toll collector in Dingolfing.
Oct 14, 2020 · He is named in the text as Schirmaister to Albrecht, Count Palatine of Rhine and Duke of Bavaria. This may signify Schirrmeister , a logistical officer charged with overseeing the wagons and horse-drawn artillery pieces, or potentially Schirmmeister , a title used by lower-class itinerant fencing masters in the Medieval period. 
- 15th century
- Albrecht, Duke of Bavaria
- Fencing master
3 days ago · Prine Karlmann, Duke of Bavaria: The eldest son of Ludwig the German, Karlmann rebelled against his father and forced him to give control over the lands of Bavaria. He will expand this domain in wars with the Slavs to the east and later on even be elected King of Italy - even though an unfortunate stroke will force him to abdicate the thrones of Bavaria and Italy to his younger brothers.
4 days ago · Cesare Bendinelli of Verona, Italy was a musician and the leader of a trumpet ensemble for the Duke of Bavaria. In 1614, Bendinelli published The Entire Art of Trumpet Playing. Included in the method are military trumpet calls.
4 days ago · Charles VI, byname Charles the Well-beloved or the Mad, French Charles le Bien-aimé orL’insensé, (born Dec. 3, 1368, Paris, France—died Oct. 21, 1422, Paris), king of France who throughout his long reign (1380–1422) remained largely a figurehead, first because he was still a boy when he took the throne and later because of his periodic ...
3 days ago · In the exercise of these, on some public occasions, outrages were committed on him by the people of the city. The consequence was that the city was put under the ban of the empire, and the Duke of Bavaria, though director of another circle, obtained an appointment to enforce it.
5 days ago · Hedwig was born in Andechs, Bavaria, Germany, the daughter of the Duke of Croatia and Dalmatia. She was the aunt of St. Elizabeth of Hungary. At the age of twelve, Hedwig was married to Duke Henry of Silesia, the head of the Polish Royal family.