John II, Duke of Opava-Ratibor was Duke of Opava-Racibórz, Krnov and Bruntál. From 1388 to 1397, he was also governor of Kłodzko and Ząbkowice Śląskie and from 1397 to 1422 pledge lord of Kłodzko and Ząbkowice Śląskie. He was a member of the Opava branch of the Přemyslid dynasty.
John II was married to a Catherine of unknown descent. She died without issue in 1485. His nickname "the Pious" allegedly refers to the fact that he didn't remarry after her death. John II died c. 1485. With his death the main Opava line of the Přemyslid dynasty died out, although the Opava-Ratibor line continued to exist until 1521.
- c. 1425
- Elisabeth of Kravař
- c. 1485
- Wenceslaus II, Duke of Opava
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- c. 1322
- Anna of Ratiboř
- c. 1380–1382
- Nicholas II, Duke of Opava
John II, Duke of Opava-Ratibor was Duke of Opava-Racibórz , Krnov and Bruntál. From 1388 to 1397, he was also governor of Kłodzko and Ząbkowice Śląskie and from 1397 to 1422 pledge lord of Kłodzko and Ząbkowice Śląskie. He was a member of the Opava branch of the Přemyslid dynasty.
Duke Wenceslaus of Ratibor died in 1456 and was buried in the church of the Dominican monastery at Ratibor. Marriage and issue [ edit ] In 1437, Wencelsaus married Margaret (d. 1464), a daughter of Vincent of Szamotuły, Castellan of Międzyrzecz and widow of Casimir II of Belz .
King John gave it to his loyal vassal Nicholas II in 1337. With his dual power base in Opava and Ratibór, Nicholas became one of the most powerful princes in the upper Oder area. With the acquisition by Nicholas, Ratibór came under a foreign ruler and due to the personal union, Opava became more oriented towards Silesia .
May 16, 2020 · John II, Duke of Opava-Ratibor was Duke of Opava-Raciborz, Krnov and Bruntal. From 1388 to 1397, he was also governor of Klodzko and Zabkowice Slaskie and from 1397 to 1422 pledge lord of Klodzko and Zabkowice Slaskie.
Nicholas V, Duke of Krnov (also known as Nicholas II of Opava-Ratibor; Czech: Mikuláš V. Krnovský; 1409–1452) was a member of the Přemyslid dynasty.He was Duke of Racibórz, Krnov, Bruntál and Rybnik.