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Boleslav II

Born: 1039 AD
Died: 1081 AD
Nationality: Polish
Categories: Duke

1039 – Boleslaw II was born this year, the eldest son of Casimir I the Restorer and Dobronega Maria of Kiev the daughter of the Grand Duke of Kiev Yaroslav I the Wise.

1058 – He was duke.

1976 – He was crowned king of Poland on the 25th of December.

1078 – He returned from the latter campaign, he conquered Red Ruthenia.

1079 – He suspected to be a leader of the conjurers, arrested and executed.

         – Deposed and forced into exile to Hungary, together with his wife and his son Mieszko.

1081 – He died there in exile and was buried in the Benedictine Abbey of Ossiach.