Anna (Lithuanian: Ona Vytautienė; died on 31 July 1418 in Trakai) was Grand Duchess of Lithuania (1392–1418). She probably was the first wife of Vytautas the Great, Grand Duke of Lithuania. Anna was mother of Sophia of Lithuania, the only child of Vytautas and wife of Vasily I of Moscow.
The Grand Duchy of Lithuania was a European state that lasted from the 13th century to 1795, when the territory was partitioned among the Russian Empire, the Kingdom of Prussia and Austria. The state was founded by the Lithuanians, a polytheistic Baltic tribe from Aukštaitija.
Sep 15, 2010 · The Teutonic Order was well informed about Lithuania’s relationship with Poland’s King Jogaila, and extended a welcome to Vytautas. The Order’s leadership was appreciative and respectful of Grand Duchess Ona’s role in Lithuanian politics. She was often invited to visit Teutonic Order cities and entertained there in regal splendor.
Alice, Grand Duchess of Lithuania is the daughter of King Charles II and his second wife Queen Ludovika of Thebes. She was the younger half-sister of Queen Mary I of Thebes and Princess Catherine, Duchess of Noailles. She was also the older sister of Charles IV, Duke of Lennox, who is often known as The Great Pretender.
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Grand Duchess Birutė Uhlan Battalion is part of the largest Lithuanian Land Force Unit - Mechanized Infantry Brigade "Iron Wolf". The battalion is deployed in Alytus. At the end of the XVIII c. when czarist Russia occupied Lithuania, Alytus became the frontier fortress of the Russian Empire.
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The garden has three levels; the upper level has Lithuanian flag and the fountain of duchess Birutė (legendarily a pagan priestess; built 1936) surrounded by busts of 19th century Lithuanian National Revival poets who called for Lithuania to be independent once again and romantically sought inspiration in the last era Lithuanian was truly free (the Grand Duchy era).
Grand Duchess Birute Motorised Infantry Battalion (BMIB) Lithuanian Great Duchess Birute Motorised Infantry Battalion deployed in Alytus is a division of the Motorised Infantry Brigade "Iron Wolf".
Anna (died on July 31 1418 in Trakai) was Grand Duchess of Lithuania (1392–1418). She probably was the first wife of Vytautas the Great, Grand Duke of Lithuania. Anna was mother of Sophia of Lithuania, the only child of Vytautas and wife of…