17Illuminati means "enlightened onesMatt Weber: June 02, 2014 | 374,615 views
The Order of the Illuminati, a secret society whose name means “Enlightened Ones,” was founded in 1776 by Adam Weishaupt (1748-1830), a former Jesuit and professor of canon law at the University of Ingolstadt who hated the Catholic religion.
16Illuminati disappeared in 1784
The last official existence of the Illuminati came in 1784 when the ruler of Bavaria banned all secret clubs in 1784. Membership fell apart, Adam Weishaupt was ousted and the Illuminati for all intents and purposes ceased to exist. From then on, the Illuminati is allegedly non-existent.