Princess Pilar of Bavaria

Princess Pilar of Bavaria (Maria del Pilar Eulalia Antonia Isabella Ludovika Franziska Josepha Rita Euphrasia von Wittelsbach, princess of Bavaria) (March 13, 1891 – January 29, 1987) was the only daughter of Prince Ludwig Ferdinand of Bavaria and his wife Infanta Maria de la Paz of Spain.

Princess Pilar
Born(1891-03-13)13 March 1891
Munich, Kingdom of Bavaria
Died29 January 1987(1987-01-29) (aged 95)
Munich, West Germany
FatherPrince Ludwig Ferdinand of Bavaria
MotherInfanta Maria de la Paz of Spain


Princess Pilar was the co-author of a 1932 biography, Every Inch a King, about her cousin King Alfonso XIII of Spain.[1] Princess Pilar was also an artist and headed the Bavarian branch of the German Red Cross for 40 years.

She never married and died without issue.




  1. ^ HRH Princess Pilar of Bavaria; Chapman-Huston, Major Desmond (1932). Every Inch a King Alfonso XIII: A Study of Monarchy. New York: E.P. Dutton.