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Louis IV, Holy Roman Emperor

Louis IV of Bavaria of the House of Wittelsbach, born 1282, was duke of Bavaria from 1294, duke of the Palatinate from 1329 and, after 1314, Holy Roman Emperor. Louis died on October 11, 1347.

Louis was the son of Louis II, Duke of Upper Bavaria, who was married to Beatrix von Silesia-Glogau. Their children were:

In 1324 he married Margaret of Holland, countess of Hainaut and Holland. Their children were:

Preceded by:
Henry VII, Holy Roman Emperor
List of German Kings and Emperors Succeeded by:
Charles IV of Luxemburg

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