Vicky Bachmann


Vicky Bachmann (around 1983) is the wife of Lutz Bachmann, the founder of the German movement PEGIDA. According to the 'Sächsische Zeitung' Vicky 'works in the advertising industry, is a successful semiprofessional dancer, and is a close friend of a professional hairdresser who sits in the Freital town council [Claudia Mihály]'.[1] Freital lies 8 km southwest of Dresden and has a population of almost 40,000.[2]

Vicky Bachmann was seen seated next to her husband during his trial for alleged Volksverhetzung for comments he made on Facebook. They both wore long rectangular sunglasses that resembled the black rectangles that are used to censor pictures.[3]


  1. Ulrich Wolf, Alexander Schneider, Tobias Wolf (22 December 2014). 'Pegida – wie alles begann'. 'Sächsische Zeitung'. Retrieved 18 September 2016.
  2. 'Freital'. Retrieved 18 September 2016.
  3. Ben Knight (19 April 2016). 'PEGIDA leader Lutz Bachmann denies xenophobic remarks'. 'Deutsche Welle'. Retrieved 23 September 2016.