Boleslav II

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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.

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