4 days ago · Louis IV was Duke of Upper Bavaria from 1294/1301 together with his elder brother Rudolf I, served as Margrave of Brandenburg until 1323, as Count Palatine of the Rhine until 1329, and he became Duke of Lower Bavaria in 1340.
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People lived in Salzburg since the New Stone Agetill present. The oldest finding in the city area is dated around 4500 B.C. From 15 B.C. onwards after the Roman occupation the city was called Iuvavum. The roman city was situated in today's old town around the Waagplatz. The city became an important place from the east to the province of Germania. The Romans left on the beginning of the barbarian migration around 500. Up to 696 only few can be said about the history. 696 the city was given to bishop Rupert by Duke Theodo II. of Bavaria. Rupert was orderd by the Duke to bring Christianity to the east and southeast of his country. Rupert founded the monastery St. Peter and for women the monastery Nonnberg. 739 Salzburg became the seat of a bishop and 774 the first cathedral was built. 998 Salzburg became archbishopric ruling the whole Bavarian area. In the Middle Ages Salzburg became wealthy by the trade with salt from the nearby Dürnberg in Hallein. Till th 14th century Salzburg becam...
Urban districts (Stadtteile): 1. Aigen 2. Altstadt 3. Elisabeth-Vorstadt 4. Gneis 5. Gneis-Süd 6. Gnigl 7. Itzling 8. Itzling-Nord 9. Kasern 10. Langwied 11. Lehen 12. Leopoldskron-Moos 13. Liefering 14. Maxglan 15. Maxglan-West 16. Morzg 17. Mülln 18. Neustadt 19. Nonntal 20. Parsch 21. Riedenburg 22. Salzburg-Süd 23. Taxham 24. Schallmoos
Salzburg is a World Heritage. There are some places of interes like: 1. Altstadt (Old City) with 1.1. Franziskaner church 1.2. Cathedral 1.3. Getreidegasse 1.4. Residenz(here the archbishop had his residence) 1.5. Residenzplatz with Residenzfountain 1.6. Kollegienkirche (University church) 1.7. Festspielhaus 1.8. Pferdeschwemme 1.9. St. Peters cemetery 1.10. Fortress Hohensalzburg 2. Other places of interest 2.1. Mirabell Palace with Mirabell Garden 2.2. Augustiner Bräustübl Mülln (beer garden of the Augustiner brewery) 2.3. Hellbrunn palace 1. St. Peters cemetery 2. Festspielhaus 3. Fortress Hohensalzburg 4. Kollegienkirche 5. Fountain on the Residenzplatz 6. Getreidegasse 7. Mirabell gardens with fortress in the background 8. Schloss Mirabell and gardensGerhard Amanshauser, writerGerd Bacher, journalistChristian Doppler, mathematician and physicistReims, France, since 1964Atlanta, USA, since 1967Verona, Italy, since 1973Dresden, Germany, since 1991Salzburgs old town.Salzburg in 1914Young Austrians at celebrations just after the AnschlussEnsemble view.
3 days ago · In 589, he married Theodelinda, daughter of Garibald I of Bavaria, the Duke of Bavaria. The Catholic Theodelinda was a friend of Pope Gregory I and pushed for Christianization. In the meantime, Authari embarked on a policy of internal reconciliation and tried to reorganize royal administration.
1 day ago · Division of Salzburg and annexation by Austria and Bavaria. After the Congress of Vienna with the Treaty of Munich (1816), Salzburg was definitively returned to Austria, but without Rupertigau and Berchtesgaden, which remained with Bavaria. Salzburg was integrated into the Province of Salzach and Salzburgerland was ruled from Linz.
4 days ago · Henry III (28 October 1016 – 5 October 1056), called the Black or the Pious, was Holy Roman Emperor from 1046 until his death in 1056. A member of the Salian Dynasty, he was the eldest son of Emperor Conrad II of Germany and Gisela of Swabia.