Dec 19, 2019 · Wenceslas was born in 907 CE in Stochov (present-day Czech) to parents – Vrastislaus I (Duke of Bohemia) and Drahomíra. Vrastislaus I, hailing from the influential Přemysl dynasty, ruled Bohemia from 870 to 889 CE. Wenceslas picked up his Christian values from his father’s side.
Jan 22, 2019 · Pobožný; c. 920 – February 7, 999) was the duke of Bohemia from 972, a member of the Přemyslid dynasty. The son of Boleslaw also called Boleslaus I and Biagota, Boleslaus II became Duke (or Prince) in on his father's death.
Vladislaus I (Czech: Vladislav; 1065–1125), duke of Bohemia from 1109 to 1117 and from 1120–April 12, 1125. Vladislav I was a son of Duke, later King, Vratislav II of Bohemia by his second wife Swatawa, a daughter of Casimir I of Poland.
St. Wenceslas was the fifteenth duke from Czecus the Sclavonian, who founded the Bohemian state about the year 644. St. Wenceslas was acknowledged duke in 921, and saluted king in 937. He is called the first king of Bohemia, but his successors were only dukes, till the Emperor Henry IV. in 1086, erected Bohemia into a kingdom in favour of ...
His father was the youngest son of Duke Bretislaus I of Bohemia. When Bretislaus died in 1055, the Bohemian ducal dignity first passed to his eldest son, Svatopluk's uncle Spytihněv II , and upon Spytihněv's early death in 1061, it passed to Bretislaus's second son Vratislaus II , according to the patrilineal principle of agnatic seniority .
Maximilian I, duke of Bavaria from 1597 and elector from 1623, a champion of the Roman Catholic side during the Thirty Years’ War (1618–48). After a strict Jesuit education and a fact-finding trip to Bohemia and Italy, Maximilian succeeded to the ducal throne on his father’s abdication in 1597.
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Borivoj I, Duke of Bohemia (1) M, #150023, d. 895; Last Edited=8 Jul 2005 Borivoj I, Duke of Bohemia died in 895. (1) Borivoj I, Duke of Bohemia was a member of the House of Premysl.
Leopold II (Peter Leopold Joseph Anton Joachim Pius Gotthard; 5 May 1747 – 1 March 1792) was Holy Roman Emperor, King of Hungary and Bohemia, and Archduke of Austria from 1790 to 1792, and Grand Duke of Tuscany from 1765 to 1790.
The Duchy of Bohemia was established in 870 and raised to the Kingdom of Bohemia in 1198. Several Bohemian monarchs ruled as non-hereditary kings beforehand, first gaining the title in 1085. From 1004 to 1806, Bohemia was part of the Holy Roman Empire, and its ruler was an elector.