John of Bohemia, Herzog von Görlitz, was born 22 June 1370 in Prague, Czech Republic to Charles IV of Bohemia (1316-1378) and Elisabeth von Pommern (c1345-1393) and died 1 March 1396 of unspecified causes. He married Richardis zu Mecklenburg (c1370-1400) 10 February 1388 JL in Prague, Czech Republic. Notable ancestors includeCharlemagne (747-814), Alfred the Great (849-899), William I of ...
Life. Raised in Paris, John was French by education, but deeply involved in the politics of Germany.In 1310 his father arranged the marriage of the 14-year-old to Elisabeth from the Přemyslid dynasty, sister of the deceased King Wenceslaus III of Bohemia.
JOHN (1296–1346), king of Bohemia, was a son of the emperor Henry VII. by his wife Margaret, daughter of John I., duke of Brabant, and was a member of the family of Luxemburg. Born on the 10th of August 1296, he became count of Luxemburg in 1309, and about the same time was offered the crown of Bohemia, which, after the death of Wenceslas III., the last king of the Premyslides dynasty in ...
St. John of Nepomuk, also called John of Pomuk or John Nepomucen, Czech Svatý Jan Nepomucký, (born c. 1345, Nepomuk, Bohemia [now in Czech Republic]—died March 20, 1393, Prague; canonized 1729; feast day May 16), one of the patron saints of the Czechs who was murdered during the bitter conflict of church and state that plagued Bohemia in the latter 14th century.
John Henry of Luxemburg and Bohemia was born 12 February 1322 in Mělník, Czech Republic to Johann von Luxemburg (1296-1346) and Elisabeth of Bohemia (1292-1330) and died 12 November 1375 in Brno, Czech Republic of unspecified causes. He married Margarete von Tirol (1318-1369) 16 September 1330 JL.
#302: John Hus, Reformer of Bohemia “Not everything the council does, says, or defines is approved by the most true judge, Christ Jesus.” John Hus ( ca. 1369 - 1415) Reformer of Bohemia perished at the stake.
Feb 26, 2019 - 54 mm historical military miniature of a Medieval Knight King John of Bohemia
Mar 20, 2011 · 1393: John of Nepomuk, Bohemian rhapsody. March 20th, 2011 Headsman. This is the date in 1393 when the Catholic patron saint of Bohemia, John of Nepomuk (or John Nepomucene) was tossed from Prague’s Charles Bridge into the Vltava River to drown at the order of the Holy Roman Emperor Wenceslaus.
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.
Lessons at Little Bohemia. Seventy-five years ago, a shootout with John Dillinger and "Baby Face" Nelson in the woods of Wisconsin went horribly wrong.