Hedwig Jagiellon (Polish: Jadwiga Jagiellonka, Lithuanian: Jadvyga Jogailaitė, German: Hedwig Jagiellonica) (21 September 1457 – 18 February 1502), baptized as "Hedwigis", was a Polish princess and member of the Jagiellonian dynasty, as well as Duchess of Bavaria by marriage.https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Jadwiga_Jagiellon_(1457-1502)
Hedwig Jagiellon was a Polish and Lithuanian princess, and a member of the Jagiellon dynasty. For most of her life she, as the only child of Wladyslaw Jagiello, was considered to be heiress of the Polish and Lithuanian thrones. After the birth of Jagiello's sons in 1424 and 1427, Hedwig had some support for her claims to the throne. She died in 1431 amidst rumors that she was poisoned by her stepmother Sophia of Halshany.
Hedwig Jagiellon was a granddaughter of Emperor Sigismund and of the Jagiellonian dynasty as daughter of Sigismund I the Old of Poland. She was Electress of Brandenburg by marriage to Joachim II Hector, Elector of Brandenburg.
Hedwig Jagiellon (Polish: Jadwiga Jagiellonka, Lithuanian: Jadvyga Jogailaitė, German: Hedwig Jagiellonica) (21 September 1457 – 18 February 1502), baptized as "Hedwigis", was a Polish princess and member of the Jagiellonian dynasty, as well as Duchess of Bavaria by marriage.
Hedwig Jagiellon died on 18th February 1502 in Burghausen. She was laid to rest in the church of the Cistercian monastery in Raitenhaslach. Today a plaque reminds visitors of the final resting place of Duchess Hedwig, who always signed off her name with “born as the Queen of Poland”. Her husband, Duke Georg der Reiche, died one year later.
Hedwig Jagiellon. Born on September 21st 1457. Daughter of the Polish King Casimir IV and his wife Archduchess Elisabeth (daughter of the Duke of Austria). Because Duke George was related to the Austrian Dukedom through his grandmother, it was necessary to obtain a dispensation from the Pope for the wedding to take place.
Hedwig Jagiellon. 1457-1502. Children (5) Ludwig Prince Of Bavaria. 1476-1500. Ruprecht Prince Of Bavaria. 1477-Elisabeth von Bayern. 1478-1504. Margarethe Princess ...
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