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Ludwig II of Bavaria

World news about “Ludwig II of Bavaria” published by euronews.

13/06 07:25 CET

Back in the Day: mysterious death of the King of castles

Back in the Day: mysterious death of the King of castles

*June 13, 1886.* The dead bodies of Ludwig II of Bavaria and his psychiatrist Bernhard von Gudeen are found floating in Lake Starnberg, near Munich. The previous day, Ludwig had been deposed from the throne on grounds of mental illness. The exact circumstances of their deaths…