Mysterious death of the mad king
Ludwig was both friend and enemy of the composer Richard Wagner, whom he banished from Bavaria.
Shown is Ludwig's fantastic Neuschwanstein Castle in Bavaria, a dramatic Romanesque fortress with Byzantine and Gothic interiors. Sleeping Beauty's castle in Disneyland was largely modelled on this magical edifice. He actually built three castles, Neuschwanstein, Linderhof, and Herrenchiemsee, all at stupendous expense ...
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