Louis III, Count Palatine of the Rhine (German: Ludwig III. der Ältere or der Bärtige) (23 January 1378 – 30 December 1436), was an Elector Palatine of the Rhine from the house of Wittelsbach in 1410–1436.
Louis III the Bearded (German: Ludwig III. der Bärtige) (23 January 1378 - 30 December 1436) was the Elector Palatine from 1410 until 1436. Table of Contents[show] Life Louis was born in 1378 as a son of the Elector Palatine and King of Germany Rupert III. Rupert died in 1410 and the Palatinate was divided between Louis and his three surviving brothers. As his elder brothers predeceased ...
In 1327, Louis IV, Duke of Bavaria occupied Palatinate, but wasn't recognized as Count Palatine, as he was defending the position of his younger nephews against the claimancy of his older nephew, Adolf, Count Palatine of the Rhine. Ten years later gave it to his nephews, sons of Rudolph.
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Louis III, Count Palatine of the Rhine ( de. Ludwig III. der Ältere or der Bärtige) (23 January 1378 ndash; 30 December 1436, Heidelberg), was an Elector Palatine of the Rhine from the house of Wittelsbach in 1410–1436.Louis III was the son of…
Louis IV was the son of Louis III, Elector Palatine and his second wife Matilda of Savoy. His mother was a fourth-generation descendant of Thomas III of Piedmont (1248 - 1282), the eldest son of Thomas II of Savoy. From the death of Louis III in 1436 until 1442, Louis IV ruled under guardianship of his uncle, Count Palatine Otto I of Mosbach.
The Elector of the Palatinate (German: Kurfürst von der Pfalz) ruled the Electorate of the Palatinate of the Rhine in the Kingdom of Germany and the Holy Roman Empire from 915 to 1803. In the Golden Bull of 1356, the Palatinate was recognized as one of the secular electorates, and given the hereditary offices of archsteward (Erztruchseß) of the Empire and imperial vicar (Reichsverweser) of ...NameBeganEndedNotesRupert I Ruprecht I10 January 135616 February 1390As Rupert I aboveRupert II Ruprecht II16 February 13906 January 1398Nephew of Rupert I, son of AdolfRupert III Ruprecht III6 January 139818 May 1410Son of Rupert II, elected King of Germany in 1400Louis III Ludwig III18 May 141030 December 1436Son of Rupert III
Louis IV was the son of Louis III, Elector Palatine and his second wife Matilda of Savoy. His mother was a fourth-generation of Thomas III of Piedmont (1248 - 1282), the eldest son of Thomas II of Savoy. From the death of Louis III in 1436 until 1442, Louis IV ruled under guardianship of his uncle, Pfalzgraf Otto I of Pfalz-Mosbach.
The Electorate of the Palatinate was a state of the Holy Roman Empire, based along the Upper Rhine around Heidelberg and Mannheim. The Electorate of the Palatinate emerged from the County Palatine of Lotharingia of the Ezzonian Dynasty. After their extinction in 1195/1196/6, the Counts Palatine lost their military importance and were reduced to their territories along the Rhine, and became ...
Elector E*lect"or (?), n. [L., fr. eligere: cf. F. électeur.] 1. One who elects, or has the right of choice; a person who is entitled to take part in an election, or to give his vote in favor of a candidate for office. 2. Hence, specifically, in any country, a person legally qualified to vote. 3.