Richeza of Poland (Ryksa Bolesławówna, Rikissa Burislevsdotter; 12 April 1116 – after 25 December 1156), a member of the House of Piast, was queen of Sweden and princess of Minsk through her three marriages. Mieszko I of Poland History of Poland during the Piast dynasty Poland Casimir III the Great Duchy of Masovia List of Swedish consorts
Queen Silvia in Oslo during the celebration of the 100th anniversary of the dissolution of the union between Norway and Sweden Queen Silvia established Mentor International in 1994 in collaboration with the World Health Organization .
This list contains all European emperors, kings and regent princes and their consorts as well as well-known crown princes since the Middle Ages, whereas the lists are starting with either the beginning of the monarchy or with a change of the dynasty (e.g. England with the Norman king William the Conqueror, Spain with the unification of Castile and Aragon, Sweden with the Vasa dynasty, etc.).
Elizabeth Richeza of Poland (Eliška-Rejčka; Ryksa-Elżbieta; 1 September 1288 – 19 October 1335), was a Polish princess member of the House of Piast and by her two marriages Queen consort of Bohemia, Poland and Duchess consort of Austria and Styria.
Sweden has been ruled by queens regnant on three separate occasions: by Margaret (1389–1412), Christina (1632–1654) and Ulrika Eleonora (1718–1720) respectively. In addition to the list below, the Swedish throne was also claimed by the kings of the Polish-Lithuanian Commonwealth from 1599 to 1660.
The Piast dynasty was the first historical ruling dynasty of Poland. 183 relations.
- Counts of Habsburg
- Counts of Habsburg-Laufenburg 1239-1408
- Dukes of Austria and Styria 1278
Werner I (1025/1030–1096) Count of Habsburg
1. Werner I (1025/1030–1096) Count of Habsburg married Reginlinde von Nellenbourg (1027–1090)
Otto II (d.1111) Count of Habsburg
1. Otto II (d.1111) Count of Habsburgmarried Hilla, Countess von Pfirt (d. 1076)
Werner II (d.1167) Count of Habsburg
1. Werner II (d.1167) Count of Habsburg married Ida von Starkenberg
Rudolf III “the Silent” (1227–1249) Count of Habsburg, co-ruler with Albert IV “the Wise” (ca. 1188–1239) from 1232 to 1239 then Count of Habsburg-Laufenburg. Line extinct 1408
Rudolph I (1218-1291) Count of Habsburg from 1239, King of the Romans from 1273, Duke of Carinthia and Carniola from 1276, Duke of Austria and Styria from 1278
1. Rudolph I (1218-1291) Count of Habsburg from 1239, King of the Romans from 1273, Duke of Carinthia and Carniola from 1276, Duke of Austria and Styria from 1278, son of Albert IV married firstly Gertrude Anne of Hohenberg (c. 1225–1281)daughter of Burkhard V, Count of Hohenberg and secondly Isabella of Burgundy (1270–1323) daughter of Hugh IV, Duke of Burgundy
Albrecht I (1255-1308) King of the Romans from 1298, Duke of Austria and Styria
1. Albrecht I (1255-1308) King of the Romans from 1298, Duke of Austria and Styria, eldest son of King Rudolph I. Jointly with Rudolph II from 1282 to 1283. Married Elizabeth of Carinthia (c. 1262–1312)daughter of Meinhard, Count of Gorizia-Tyrol
Rudolf II “the Debonair” (c. 1270–1290) Duke of Austria and Styria
1. Rudolf II “the Debonair” (c. 1270–1290) Duke of Austria and Styria, third son of King Rudolph I. Jointly with Albrecht I from 1282 to 1283. Married Agnes of Bohemia (1269-1296) daughter of Ottokar II, King of Bohemia
Albert III “the Pigtail” (1349-1395) Duke of Austria
1. Albert III “the Pigtail” (1349-1395) Duke of Austria from 1365, third son of Albert II the Wise.Married firstly Elisabeth of Bohemia (1358–1373) daughter of Charles IV, Holy Roman Emperor and secondly Beatrix of Nuremberg (c. 1362–1414) daughter of Frederick V, Burgrave of Nuremberg
Albert IV “the Patient” (1377- 1404) Duke of Austria
1. Albert IV “the Patient” (1377- 1404) Duke of Austria. Married Joanna Sophia of Bavaria (c. 1373–1410) daughter of Albert I, Duke of Bavaria
Albert V (II) “the Magnanimous” (1397–1439) King of Hungary and Croatia , King of Bohemia, elected King of the Romans as Albert II, Duke of Luxembourg and Archduke of Austria .
1. Albert V (II) “the Magnanimous” (1397–1439) King of Hungary and Croatia from 1437, King of Bohemia, elected King of the Romans as Albert II, Duke of Luxembourg from 1438 and Archduke of Austria from 1404. Knight of the Garter. Married Elizabeth of Luxembourg (1409–1442) daughter of Sigismund of Luxembourg, Prince-elector of Brandenburg, King of Hungary and Croatia, King of Germany, King of Bohemia, King of Italy, and Holy Roman Emperor
Leopold III “the Just” (1351-1386) Duke of Austria, and Duke of Styria and Carinthia
1. Leopold III “the Just” (1351-1386) Duke of Austria from 1365 to 1379, and Duke of Styria and Carinthia from 1365 to 1386. Married Viridis Visconti (1352–1414) daughter of Bernabò Visconti, Lord of Milan
William “the Courteous” (1370-1406) Duke of Inner Austria, Duke of Carinthia, Styria and Carniola, Count of Tyrol
1. William “the Courteous” (1370-1406) Duke of Inner Austria, Duke of Carinthia, Styria and Carniola from 1386, Count of Tyrol jointly with Leopold IV, eldest son of Leopold III. Married Joanna II (1371–1435) Queen of Naples, titlular of Queen of Jerusalem, Sicily, and Hungary daughter of Charles of Durazzo III, King of Naples
Leopold IV “the Fat” (1371-1411) Duke of Further Austria, Count of Tyrol
1. Leopold IV “the Fat” (1371-1411) Duke of Further Austria from 1386, Count of Tyrol jointly with William until 1406, second son of Leopold III. Married Catharine of Burgundy (1378–1425) daughter of Philip the Bold, Duke of Burgundy
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The Invasion of Poland, known in Poland as the September Campaign (Kampania wrześniowa) or the 1939 Defensive War (Wojna obronna 1939 roku), and in Germany as the Poland Campaign (Polenfeldzug) or Fall Weiss ("Case White"), was a joint invasion of Poland by Germany, the Soviet Union, the Free City of Danzig, and a small Slovak contingent that ...
Sweden elected Carl VIII of Sweden (1408–1470) king with the intent to reestablish the union under a Swedish king. Carl was elected king of Norway in the following year. The vacant Danish throne was first offered by the Council of the Realm to Duke Adolphus of Schleswig, being the most prominent feudal lord of Danish dominions.