Prince Gustav of Thurn and Taxis (1848–1914)
|Prince Gustav of Thurn and Taxis|
23 February 1848|
Regensburg, Kingdom of Bavaria
|Died||9 July 1914
Bregenz, Vorarlberg, Austria-Hungary
|Spouse||Princess Karoline of Thurn and Taxis|
|House||Thurn and Taxis|
|Father||Maximilian Karl, 6th Prince of Thurn and Taxis|
|Mother||Princess Mathilde Sophie of Oettingen-Oettingen and Oettingen-Spielberg|
Prince Gustav Otto Maximilian Lamoral of Thurn and Taxis (1848–1914), full German name: Gustav Otto Maximilian Lamoral Prinz von Thurn und Taxis, was the sixth child of Maximilian Karl, 6th Prince of Thurn and Taxis and his second wife Princess Mathilde Sophie of Oettingen-Oettingen and Oettingen-Spielberg. He was born on 2 February 1848 in Regensburg, Kingdom of Bavaria.
On 8 September 1877, Gustav married Princess Karoline of Thurn and Taxis, daughter of Hugo Maximilian Prince of Thurn and Taxis and Almeria Countess of Belcredi, in Lautschin, Austria-Hungary. The couple did not have any children.
In 1884, Prince Gustav acquired the Villa Güllich in Bregenz, which is known today as Palais Thurn & Taxis with a public park area of about 16000 m2, which is heritage-protected. Since 1984, the Palais also houses an international center for contemporary art.
|Ancestors of Prince Gustav of Thurn and Taxis (1848–1914)|
- Darryl Lundy (16 Dec 2008). "Gustav Otto Maximilian Lamoral Prinz von Thurn und Taxis". ThePeerage.com. Retrieved 2010-03-06.
- Paul Theroff. "THURN und TAXIS". Paul Theroff's Royal Genealogy Site. Retrieved 2010-03-06.