Factbites
 Where results make sense
About us   |   Why use us?   |   Reviews   |   PR   |   Contact us  

Topic: Andrew II of Hungary


Related Topics

  
  Elizabeth, Saint, daughter of King Andrew II of Hungary. The Columbia Encyclopedia, Sixth Edition. 2001-05
Elizabeth, Saint, daughter of King Andrew II of Hungary.
1207–31, daughter of King Andrew II of Hungary and wife of Landgrave Louis II of Thuringia.
She led a simple life, personally tended the sick and the poor, and spent long hours at prayer.
www.bartleby.com /65/el/ElizbetStHun.html   (147 words)

  
  Andrew II of Hungary - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
The great nobles did not even respect the lives of the royal family, for Andrew was recalled from a futile attempt to reconquer Galicia through the murder of his first wife Gertrude of Meran in 1213 by rebellious nobles jealous of the influence of her relatives.
Andrew's last exploit was to defeat an invasion of Frederick II of Austria in 1234.
Maria of Hungary (1203-1221), married Tsar Ivan Asen II of Bulgaria
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Andrew_II_of_Hungary   (488 words)

  
 Maximilian Genealogy Master Database 2000 - pafg939 - Generated by Personal Ancestral File
Andrew II of HUNGARY [Parents] was born 1176.
Yolande married Andrew II of HUNGARY on 1215.
Andrew II of HUNGARY was born 1176 and died 1235.
www.peterwestern.f9.co.uk /maximilia/pafg939.htm   (178 words)

  
 ANDREW, JOHN A. - LoveToKnow Article on ANDREW, JOHN A.   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-09-06)
In 1863, at Governor Andrew's own request, the secretary of war authorized him to raise several regiments of negro troops, with white commissioned officers, and the Fifty-fourth Massachusetts Infantry was the first regiment of free negroes raised in the North.
Governor Andrew's example was quickly followed in other states, and before the end of the year 36,000 negroes had been enrolled in the Union armies.
Notwithstanding his loyal support of the administration during the struggle, he did not fully approve of its conduct of the war, which he deemed shifting and timid; and it was with great reluctance that he supported Lincoln in 1864 for a second term.
16.1911encyclopedia.org /A/AN/ANDREW_JOHN_A_.htm   (801 words)

  
 hungary
During the reign of Andrew's successor Bela IV (1206-70), Hungary was overrun by the Mongols.
Elizabeth was the daughter of King Andrew II of Hungary, and at the age of fourteen married the landgrave of Thuringia Ludwig IV.
The son of Wladyslaw II by his fourth wife, he succeeded his father at the age of 10 and was elected king of Hungary at age 16.
website.lineone.net /~johnbidmead/hungary.htm   (2778 words)

  
 Magyar Pavilon   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-09-06)
Andrew II's rule triggered widespread unrest, and in 1213 Gertrude was assassinated by a high-level conspiracy.
Andrew II's political opponents formed an alliance, forcing him to ratify the Golden Bull of 1222, named for the golden seal which hung from it.
The document guaranteed rights to the servientes which had formerly only been enjoyed by the owners of great estates and also contained the famous "clause of resistance", whereby if the king failed to keep his word, the nobles were invested with the right to resist and oppose him without charge of disloyalty.
www.idg.hu /expo/hosok_tere/gero/AndrewII.html   (393 words)

  
 St. Elizabeth of Hungary
In 1211 a formal embassy was sent by Landgrave Hermann I of Thuringia to Hungary to arrange, as was customary in that age, a marriage between his eldest son Hermann and Elizabeth, who was then four years old.
This plan of a marriage was the result of political considerations and was intended to be the ratification of a great alliance which in the political schemes of the time it was sought to form against the German Emperor Otto IV, a member of the house of Guelph, who had quarrelled with the Church.
Shortly after their marriage, Elizabeth and Ludwig made a journey to Hungary; Ludwig was often after this employed by the Emperor Frederick II, to whom he was much attached, in the affairs of the empire.
www.heiligenlexikon.de /CatholicEncyclopedia/Elisabeth_von_Thueringen.html   (1944 words)

  
 Andrew II
Saint Elizabeth, daughter of King Andrew II of Hungary - Elizabeth, Saint, 1207–31, daughter of King Andrew II of Hungary and wife of Landgrave Louis...
Bela IV - Bela IV, 1206–70, king of Hungary (1235–70), son and successor of Andrew II.
Louis I, king of Hungary - Louis I or Louis the Great,1326–82, king of Hungary (1342–82) and of Poland...
www.factmonster.com /ce6/people/A0803965.html   (280 words)

  
 The world's top andrew ii of hungary websites   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-09-06)
András,Slovak:Ondrej II) was a son of Bela III of Hungary and succeeded his nephew, the infant Ladislaus III, in 1205.
The crusade excited no enthusiasm in Hungary, but Andrew contrived to collect 15,000 men together, whom he led to Venice; whence, not without much haggling and the surrender of all the Hungarian claims upon Zara, about two-thirds of them were conveyed to Acre.
Andrew's last exploit was to defeat an invasion of Frederick of Austria in 1234.
www.websbiggest.com /dir-wiki.cfm?cat=andrew_ii_of_hungary&tab=discuss   (523 words)

  
 MSN Encarta - Search Results - Louis II (of Hungary and Bohemia)   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-09-06)
Louis II (of Hungary and Bohemia), in Hungarian, Lajos II (1506-1526), king of Hungary (1516-1526) and Bohemia (1509-1526), son and successor of King...
Mohács, Battle of: death of Louis II of Hungary
Ferdinand II (Holy Roman Empire) (1578-1637), Holy Roman emperor (1619-1637), king of Bohemia (1617-1619), and king of Hungary (1621-1625).
encarta.msn.com /Louis_II_(of_Hungary_and_Bohemia).html   (235 words)

  
 ANDREW II., OF HUNGARY - LoveToKnow Article on ANDREW II., OF HUNGARY   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-09-06)
ANDREWES, LANCELOT (1555-1626), English divine, was born in 1555 in London.
Andrewes was preferred to the prebendal stall of St Pancras in St Paul's, London, in 1589, and on the 6th of September of the same year became master of his own college of Pembroke, being at the time one of the chaplains of Archbishop Whitgift.
Andrewes was an incessant worker as well as preacher, and often labored beyond his strength.
www.1911ency.org /A/AN/ANDREW_II_OF_HUNGARY.htm   (1323 words)

  
 AllRefer.com - Andrew II (Austria And Hungary, History, Biography) - Encyclopedia
He continued his predecessors' policy of transferring crown lands to the magnates, and the lesser nobles forced him to issue the Golden Bull (1222), which served as a charter of feudal privilege.
Initially welcoming the Teutonic Knights to S Transylvania in 1211, he later became alarmed at their growing power and expelled them in 1225.
He was the father of St. Elizabeth of Hungary and of Bela IV, his successor.
reference.allrefer.com /encyclopedia/A/Andrew2.html   (293 words)

  
 1175 - Simple English Wikipedia
Ruaidri Ua Conchobair, last High King of Ireland, submits to Henry II as vassal of Ireland with the Treaty of Windsor
Andrew II of Hungary, King of Hungary (died 1235)
Judyta, wife of Ladislaus II of Hungary and Otto I von Brandenburg (born 1132)
simple.wikipedia.org /wiki/1175   (158 words)

  
 JOHN HUNYADI: Hungary in American History Textbooks - Title   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-09-06)
George I's son, George II Rakoczi, 1621-60, succeeded his father on the throne of Transylvania but was deposed (1657) as a result of his unsuccessful invasion of Poland.
Hungary was now divided into three sections -Western Hungary, under Austrian rule; central Hungary, under Turkish rule; and semi-independent Transylvania, where Austrian and Turkish influences fought for supremacy for nearly two centuries.
The expropriation of the estates of the magnates and the distribution of the lands to the Rumanian peasants was a major cause of friction between Hungary and Rumania.
www.hungarian-history.hu /lib/hunyadi/hu03.htm   (2438 words)

  
 Andrew II --  Encyclopædia Britannica
Hungarian Endre, or Andras king of Hungary (1205–35) whose reign was marked by controversy with barons and the great feudatories and by the issuance of the Golden Bull of 1222 (q.v.
Along with John Donne, Andrew Marvell was among the finest of amateur English poets in the 17th century.
An extended bibliography of Japanese cinema during the pre-World War II era is provided, as well as one dedicated solely to a documentary on the bombing of Hiroshima and Nagasaki.
www.britannica.com /eb/article-9007485   (809 words)

  
 YourArt.com >> Encyclopedia >> 1228   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-09-06)
The Sixth Crusade is launched by Frederick II, Holy Roman Emperor, after delays due to sickness and an excommunication from Pope Gregory IX.
Baldwin II becomes emperor of the Latin Empire in Constantinople, with John of Brienne as regent.
First mention of the Transylvanian town of Reghin, in a charter of Andrew II of Hungary.
www.yourart.com /research/encyclopedia.cgi?subject=/1228   (236 words)

  
 Andrew - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Andrew Project - Carnegie Mellon University computer project called "Andrew"
Hurricane Andrew - A strong hurricane in 1992.
This is a disambiguation page: a list of articles associated with the same title.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Andrew   (118 words)

  
 POGLIZZA - LoveToKnow Article on POGLIZZA   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-09-06)
At a very early date the warlike highlanders of Poglizza became the friends and allies of the Almissan corsairs, who were thus enabled to harass the seaborne trade of their neighbors without fear of a sudden attack by land.
of Hungary in 1207, and remained under the nominal protection of Hungary until 1444, when both Almissa and Poglizza accepted the suzerainty of Venice, while retaining their internal freedom.
Poggio, like Aeneas Sylvius Piccolomini (Pius II), was a great traveller, and wherever he went he brought enlightened powers of observation trained in liberal studies to bear upon the manners of the countries he visited.
89.1911encyclopedia.org /P/PO/POGLIZZA.htm   (1307 words)

  
 [No title]   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-09-06)
She was the daughter of Andrew II of Hungary and Gertrude of Andechs-Meran, born in 1207 in Pressburg (Bratislava or Saros-Patak), Hungary.
As was common in royal families at that time, she was promised in marriage to Herman of Thuringia's eldest son Louis (Ludwig).
In June of 1227, Louis went on Crusade with Emperor Frederick II in April and in September of that year died from the plague.
www.christdesert.org /public_graphics/martyrology/names/e/elizabeth_of_hungary.txt   (499 words)

  
 Servants - Elisa-eng
She was a daughter of King Andrew II of Hungary and his wife Gertrude, a member of the family of the Counts of Andechs-Meran; Her mother's sister was St.Hedwig, wife of Duke Heinrich I, while another saint, St.Elizabeth (Isabel) of Portugal (d.
This plan of a marriage was the result of political considerations and the little girl was taken to the Thuringian court to be brought up with her future husband.
Ludwig was often employed by the Emperor Frederick II, in the affairs of the empire and, in the spring of 1226, while Ludwig was in Italy, Elizabeth assumed control of affairs and distributed alms in all parts of Her husband's territory.
www.firponet.com /Francesco/Servants/Elisabetta/Fran_serv_Elisa_eng.htm   (1109 words)

  
 Bl. Louis of Thuringia
Blessed Louis of Thuringia was the mate of one of the greatest of lay women saints, Elizabeth of Hungary.
Louis (Ludwig) was born in 1200, the eldest son of County Herman I of Thuringia.
As was customary among rulers, great or small, in those days, Herman arranged a political betrothal between Louis (aged 11) and Elizabeth, daughter of King Andrew II of Hungary (aged 4), without in any way consulting the little fiancé and fiancée.
www.stthomasirondequoit.com /SaintsAlive/id553.htm   (661 words)

  
 29TH GENERATION   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-09-06)
King Andrew II of HUNGARY was born in 1175 in Hungary - son of Bela II.
Yolande de COURTENAY Queen of Hungary was born about 1180 in France.
She died after 1220 in Hungary - wife of Andrew II.
home.att.net /~hamiltonclan/hamilton/dukes/d543.htm   (63 words)

  
 GiGiBeads - St. Elizabeth of Hungary Chaplet
Elizabeth, Saint, daughter of King Andrew II of Hungary - Short biographical entry in the Columbia Encyclopedia.
This beautiful Chaplet, dedicated to St. Elizabeth of Hungary, is made of Rose Quartz nuggets separated by rose quartz and silver rounds.
This beautiful Chaplet, dedicated to St. Elizabeth of Hungary, is made of Rose Quartz nuggets separated by rose quartz and gold rounds.
gigibeads.net /prayerbeads/saints/elizabethhungary.html   (718 words)

  
 decendants of Ogyek of Hungary
Andrew II of_Hungary [13762] ---- king of Hungary, 1205-1235 d.1235 Gertrude de_Meran [101007] ------ m.
Bela II of_Hungary [13766] = Helene of_Serbia [52813]
Andrew I of_Hungary [13780] ----- king of Hungary d.1060 Anastasia of_Kiev [586] --------- m.ca.1046 wife of Andrew I, king of Hungary d.
www.hdhdata.org /roots/d0370.shtml   (943 words)

  
 Catholic Culture : Liturgical Year : November 17, 2004 : Elizabeth of Hungary
She was the daughter of Andrew II, King of Hungary, and wife of Duke Louis IV of Thuringia.
Elizabeth was the daughter of the Hungarian king Andrew II.
Elizabeth's daughter, St. Gertrude of Thuringia and her relatives Hedwig of Silesia, Agnes of Bohemia, Margaret of Hungary, Cunigund of Poland and Elizabeth of Portugal, were drawn to holiness through her example.
www.catholicculture.org /lit/calendar/day.cfm?date=2004-11-17   (872 words)

  
 30TH GENERATION   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-09-06)
He was married to Gertrude of MERAN Queen of Hungary about 1206.
Gertrude of MERAN Queen of Hungary was born about 1185 in Meran (Tyrolian Alps).
Saint ELIZABETH of HUNGARY was born in 1207 in Hungary - dtr of Andrew II.
home.att.net /~hamiltonclan/hamilton/dukes/d538.htm   (88 words)

  
 Titles of European hereditary rulers
Bela dei gracia Hungarie, Dalmacie, Croacie, Rame, Servie, Gallicie, Lodomerie, Cumanieque rex
Charles (II) "the Short" of Anjou (+1386), the former Duke of Durazzo and King of Naples, was crowned King of Hungary after Queen Mary I was forced to renounce the throne (1385).
Mathias, dei gracia Hungarie, Dalmacie, Croacie, Rame, Servie, Gallicie, Lodomerie, Comanie, Bulgarieque rex
www.geocities.com /eurprin/hungary.html   (6030 words)

  
 ANDREW II - Online Information article about ANDREW II
great feudatories, who, in Hungary as elsewhere, took all they could get and gave as little as possible in return.
Coloman and Andrew, Andrew had a daughter Iolanthe, who married the king of See also:
account of Andrew's government is in L2sz16 Szal ay'sHistory of Hungary (Hung.), vol.
encyclopedia.jrank.org /ANC_APO/ANDREW_II.html   (705 words)

  
 Elizabeth of Hungary
Elizabeth was a princess and born in Sarospatak, Hungary, in 1207 as the daughter of King Andrew II of Hungary and his wife Gertrude Countess of Andechs.
At the age of four she was sent for education to the court of the Landgrave of Thuringia, to whose infant son she was betrothed.
hortly after their marriage, Elizabeth and Ludwig made a journey to Hungary; Ludwig was often after this employed by the Emperor Frederick II, to whom he was much attached, in the affairs of the empire.
www.marypages.com /ElizabethEng.htm   (934 words)

  
 ORB -- The Teutonic Knights
Two sources of Pope Celestine II mention a German hospital in Jerusalem in some kind of dispute with the Hospital of St. John; the German hospital was put under the supervision of the Hospital of St. John
Frederick II married Isabella (Yolande) of Brienne and claimed the throne of Jerusalem; Hermann von Salza was present
Frederick II crowned King of Jerusalem in the church of the Holy Sepulcher in Jerusalem; then held high court in the house of the Hospital of St. John
the-orb.net /encyclop/religion/monastic/opsahl2.html   (1993 words)

  
 AllRefer.com - Saint Elizabeth, daughter of King Andrew II of Hungary (Saints Biography) - Encyclopedia
Saint Elizabeth, daughter of King Andrew II of Hungary, Saints
Saint Elizabeth 1207–31, daughter of King Andrew II of Hungary and wife of Landgrave Louis II of Thuringia.
She led a simple life, personally tended the sick and the poor, and spent long hours at prayer.
reference.allrefer.com /encyclopedia/E/ElizbetStHun.html   (217 words)

Try your search on: Qwika (all wikis)

Factbites
  About us   |   Why use us?   |   Reviews   |   Press   |   Contact us  
Copyright © 2005-2007 www.factbites.com Usage implies agreement with terms.