The first known Polish ruler is Duke Mieszko I who adopted Christianity under the authority of Rome in the year 966. He was succeeded by his son, Bolesław I the Brave , who greatly expanded the boundaries of the Polish state and ruled as the first king in 1025.
Cimburca of Masovia (c. 1396–1429)Duchess of Inner Austria. Name variations: Cimburgis of Mazovia; Cymbarka; Cymburga. Born between 1394 and 1397; died on September 28, 1429, in Turnitz near Lilienfeld; second wife of Ernest the Iron of Habsburg (d. 1424), duke of Inner Austria (son of Virida Visconti and Leopold III of Habsburg); children: Friedrich IV the Fair also known as Frederick III ...
Eric of Pomerania (1381 or 1382 – 24 September 1459) was the ruler of the Kalmar Union from 1396 until 1439, succeeding his grandaunt, Queen Margaret I. He is numbered Eric III as King of Norway (1389–1442), Eric VII as King of Denmark (1396–1439) and Eric XIII [a] as King of Sweden (1396–1434, 1436–39).
His relationship with Duke Frederick II of Liegnitz, Brieg, and Wohlau, and with Duke Charles I of Münsterberg-Oels, who had both admitted the Reformation into their territories, contributed not a little to the expansion of the gospel in his own lands. But it was his own personal influence, energy, and practical spirit that introduced the new ...
Jul 04, 2018 · Assuming that TTL Konrad's oldest surviving brother-Odon, Duke of Cracow, is more lucky than his OTL analogue Leszek the White and is not murdered, then with throne in Cracow not being emptied Konrad doesn't need to concentrate his energy in the south and could use more resources to protect northern border.
Dorothea of Saxe-Lauenburg (9 July 1511 – 7 October 1571) was queen consort of Denmark and Norway by marriage to King Christian III of Denmark.She was known to having wielded influence upon the affairs of state in Denmark.
The Maczowsher Duke/Duke of Masovia, Treydom/Trojden captured Wyszków with the cloister on the Bug River, and from Kamion on the Waisl/Vistula River/Wisła in Polish), as well as Targovna/Targowa (near Kamion which is located behind Warsaw). [Page 12]
WhileHungary's energies were necessarily directed towards the Balkans, Poland's attention was drawn towards Prussia. In 1225, the Teutonic Order of Knightswas invited into Poland by the Duke Conrad of Masovia (1187-1247) to assist in the conversion of the pagan Prussians on the borders of Poland.
Polish–Lithuanian relations date from the 13th century, after the Grand Duchy of Lithuania under Mindaugas acquired some of the territory of Rus' and thus established a border with the then-fragmented Kingdom of Poland.
Duke of Devonshire is a title in the Peerage of England held by members of the Cavendish family. This branch of the Cavendish family has been one of the ... Duke of Masovia