The Kingdom of Hungary was a monarchy in Central Europe that existed from the Middle Ages into the 20th century (1000–1946 with the exception of 1918–1920). The Principality of Hungary emerged as a Christian kingdom upon the coronation of the first king Stephen I at Esztergom around the year 1000; his family (the Árpád dynasty) led the monarchy for 300 years.
Hungary (Hungarian: Magyarország [ˈmɒɟɒrorsaːɡ] ()) is a country in Central Europe. Spanning 93,030 square kilometres (35,920 sq mi) in the Carpathian Basin, it borders Slovakia to the north, Ukraine to the northeast, Romania to the east and southeast, Serbia to the south, Croatia and Slovenia to the southwest, and Austria to the west.
The Coronation of the Hungarian monarch was a ceremony in which the king or queen of the Kingdom of Hungary was formally crowned and invested with regalia.It corresponded to the coronation ceremonies that occurred in other European monarchies.
King Vladislaus II donated most of the royal estates, régales and royalties to the nobility. After the dissolution of the Black Army, the Hungarian magnates also dismantled the national administration systems and bureaucracy throughout the country.
- 1458–1494 AD
- 1494 (due to money shortage and mercenary uprising)
- Army, Navy
- Kingdom of Hungary
The foundations for the later empire of Austria-Hungary were laid in 1515 by the means of a double wedding between Louis, only son of Vladislaus II, King of Bohemia and Hungary, and Maximilian's granddaughter Mary; and between her brother Archduke Ferdinand and Vladislaus' daughter Anna.
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The Coronation of the Bohemian monarch was a ceremony in which the king (or queen-regnant) and queen-consort (if there was at time) was formally crowned, anointed and invested with regalia. It corresponded to the coronation ceremonies that occurred in other European monarchies, especially France , Germany and partially neighboring Hungary and ...
Vladislaus II of Bohemia and Hungary (1516) Louis II (1526) Fictional. Albert Horn, character in Louis Malle's film Lacombe, Lucien. Sport. Alba Regia Sportcsarnok is an indoor stadium in the city.
Hungary was established as a Catholic Apostolic Kingdom under Saint Stephen I. Applying to Pope Sylvester II, Stephen received the insignia of royalty (including the still existent Holy Crown of Hungary) from the papacy. He was crowned in December 1000 AD in the capital, Esztergom. Papacy confers on him the right to have the cross carried ...
The settlement of Trnovany was first documented in a 1057 deed, while Teplice proper was first mentioned about 1158, when Judith of Thuringia, queen consort of King Vladislaus II of Bohemia, founded a Benedictine nunnery ad aquas calidas ("at the hot springs"), the second in Bohemia.