Louis II, Count Palatine of Zweibrücken

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Louis II of Zweibrücken
Ludwig II., Pfalzgraf von Zweibrücken (1502-1532).jpg
Born (1502-09-14)14 September 1502
Zweibrücken
Died 3 December 1532(1532-12-03) (aged 30)
Zweibrücken
Buried Alexanderskirche in Zweibrücken
Noble family House of Wittelsbach
Spouse(s) Elisabeth of Hesse
Issue
Father Alexander, Count Palatine of Zweibrücken
Mother Margarete of Hohenlohe-Neuenstein

Louis II of Zweibrücken (German: Pfalzgraf Ludwig II. von Zweibrücken-Neuburg "der Jüngere") (14 September 1502 – 3 December 1532) was Count Palatine and Duke of Zweibrücken from 1514 to 1532.[citation needed]

He was the son of Alexander, Count Palatine of Zweibrücken and his wife Margarete of Hohenlohe-Neuenstein. He was married in 1525 to Elisabeth of Hesse, daughter of William I, Landgrave of Lower Hesse, and they had two children. His son Wolfgang inherited the title and his daughter Christine died young in 1534.[citation needed]

Louis II was buried in the Alexanderskirche in Zweibrücken.[citation needed]

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Louis II, Count Palatine of Zweibrücken
Born: 14 September 1502 Died: 3 December 1532
Preceded by
Alexander
Duke of Zweibrücken
1514–1532
Succeeded by
Wolfgang

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