Prince Rasso of Bavaria
|Prince Rasso of Bavaria|
24 May 1926|
Schloss Leutstetten, Leutstetten, Bavaria, Germany
|Died||12 September 2011(aged 85)|
|Spouse||Archduchess Theresa of Austria (m. 1955)|
|Father||Prince Franz of Bavaria|
|Mother||Princess Isabella Antonie of Croÿ|
On 17 October 1955 Rasso married Archduchess Theresa of Austria, the daughter of Archduke Theodor Salvator of Austria and Countess Maria Theresia von Waldburg zu Zeil und Trauchburg. The wedding took place at Wallsee Castle in Wallsee-Sindelburg, Lower Austria. The couple had seven children:
- Princess Maria-Theresia of Bavaria (born 1956); married Count Tamas Kornis de Goncz-Ruszka; seven children.
- Prince Franz-Josef of Bavaria (born 1957), a Benedictine monk in the abbey of Peramiho, Tanzania, now called Pater Florian.
- Princess Elisabeth of Bavaria (born 1959); married Count Andreas von Kuefstein; six children.
- Prince Wolfgang of Bavaria (born 1960); married Countess Beatrice zu Lodron-Laterano und Castelromano; three children.
- Princess Benedikta of Bavaria (born 1961); married Rudolf, Baron von Freyberg-Eisenberg; four children.
- Prince Christoph of Bavaria (born 1962); married Countess Gudila von Plettenberg-Lenhausen; four children.
- Princess Gisela of Bavaria (born 1964); married Alexander, Margrave of Meissen; four children.
- Genealogisches Handbuch des Adels, Fürstliche Häuser XVIII. "Haus Bayern". C.A. Starke Verlag, 2007, pp. 9-11. (German) ISBN 978-3-7980-0841-0.
- Adalbert Prinz von Bayern. Die Wittelsbacher: Geschichte unserer Familie. München: Prestel Verlag, 1979.