Polish ruler. King of Poland 962-992 AD (first ruler of Piast..
Polish ruler. King of Poland 1025-1034 AD. Son of B..
Polish ruler. King of Poland 1173-1177 AD. Son of Bol..
1802 – Miguel I, King of Portugal, Miguel Maria Evaristo de Bragança, usually known as Dom Miguel born on the 26th of October, whose name is chiefly associated with his pretensions to the throne of Portugal, was the third son of King João VI of Portugal, and of Carlota Joaquina, one of the Spanish Bourbons. ..
1844 – Born on the 17th of August in Ankober, Shewa. – His forefathers had been rulers of Menz, the heartland of Shewa, since the 17th century, and it has been claimed that further back they were related to the Solomonid line of emperors who ruled Ethiopie. 1855 – The vigorous emperor of ..
1479 – Born on the 12th of March in Florence, Italy. 1512 – 1516 – He reigned at Florence. 1515 – He married Filiberta, a princess of the House of Savoy, in February, at the court of France. 1516 – Died on the 17th of March in Florence&#..
1449 – Lorenzo de’ Medici, born on the 1st of January in Florence. Famous by name Lorenzo The Magnificent, Italian Lorenzo Il Magnifico Florentine statesman, ruler, and patron of arts and letters, the most brilliant of the Medici. 1453 – 1478 – He ruled Florence with his younger brother, Giuliano. 1471 – The popular assemblies ..
1031 – Macbeth succeeded his father, Findlaech (Sinel in Shakespeare), as mormaer, or chief, in the province of Moray, in northern Scotland. 1040 – Macbeth established himself on the throne after killing his cousin King Duncan I in battle near Elgin—not, as in Shakespeare, by murdering Duncan in bed on August 14th. Both Duncan and ..
360 B.C. – Born in Macedonia. Macedonian general, satrap (provincial governor), and king who, as one of the diadochoi (successors) to Alexander the Great, came to rule strategic parts of the divided Macedonian Empire. 323 B.C. – Lysimachus was one of Alexander’s bodyguards during the conquest of Asia, and, in the distribution of satrapies that ..
1838 – Born on the 31st of October. He was the second son of queen Maria II da Glória and her king consort Fernão II von Sachsen-Coburg-Gotha. His full name was Luís Filipe Maria Fernando Pedro de Alcântara António Miguel Rafael Gabriel Gonzaga Xavier Francisco de Assis João Augusto Júlio Valfando de Saxe-Coburgo-Gotha e Bragança. ..