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Encyclopedia > Józef Poniatowski
Józef Antoni Poniatowski
Józef Antoni Poniatowski. ...
Szlachta ( pronounced: [ʃlaxta]) was the noble class in Poland and the Grand Duchy of Lithuania ( Polish-Lithuanian Commonwealth). ...Noble Family Poniatowski is a village located in Marathon County, Wisconsin. ...Poniatowski
History This section is a stub. ...Coat of Arms Ciołek _ is a Polish Coat of Arms. ...Ciołek
Parents Noble Family Poniatowski Coat of Arms Ciołek Parents Stanisław Poniatowski Konstancja Czartoryska Consorts Maria Teresa Kinsky Children with Maria Teresa Kinsky Maria Teresa Poniatowska Józef Antoni Poniatowski Date of Birth July 16, 1735 Place of Birth  ? Date of Death March 3, 1773 Place of Death Vienna Andrzej Poniatowski (1735_1773...Andrzej Poniatowski
Maria Teresa Kinsky
Consorts Zelia Sitańska
Zofia Potocka
Children with Zelia Sitańska
Józef Szczęsny Poniatowski
with Zofia Potocka
Karol Józef Poniatowski
Date of Birth May 7 - Wikipedia /**/ @import /skins/monobook/IE50Fixes. ...May 7, Events February 10 _ French and Indian War: The 1763 Treaty of Paris ends the war and France cedes Great Britain. ...1763
Place of Birth This article is about the city and federal state in Austria. ...Vienna
Date of Death October 19 is the 291st day of the year (292nd in leap years) in the Gregorian Calendar. ...October 19, 1813 is a common year starting on Friday (link will take you to calendar). ...1813
Place of Death river Weiße Elster, near Map of Germany showing Leipzig Leipzig [ˈlaiptsɪç] (Sorbian/Lusatian: Lipsk) is the largest city in the federal state (Bundesland) of Saxony in Germany. ...Leipzig

Józef Antoni Poniatowski ( May 7 - Wikipedia /**/ @import /skins/monobook/IE50Fixes. ...May 7, Events February 10 - French and Indian War: The 1763 Treaty of Paris ends the war and France cedes Great Britain. ...1763 - October 19 is the 291st day of the year (292nd in leap years) in the Gregorian Calendar. ...October 19, 1813 is a common year starting on Friday (link will take you to calendar). ...1813), The Republic of Poland, a democratic country with a population of 38,626,349 and area of 312,685 km², is located in Central Europe, between Germany to the west, the Czech Republic and Slovakia to the south, Ukraine and Belarus to the east, and the Baltic Sea, Lithuania and...Polish prince and The title of marshal of France (maréchal de France) was derived from the office of marescallus Franciae created by Philippe Auguste for Albéric Clément (circa 1190). ...marshal of France, son of Andrew Poniatowski and the countess Theresa Kinsky, was born at This article is about the city and federal state in Austria. ...Vienna.


Adopting a military career, he joined the Imperial army when Austria declared war against the Turks in 1788 was a leap year starting on Tuesday (see link for calendar). ...1788, and distinguished himself at the storming of Sabac on April 25 is the 115th day of the year in the Gregorian Calendar (116th in leap years). ...April 25, where he was seriously wounded. Recalled by his uncle For other persons named Stanisław Poniatowski, see Stanisław Poniatowski. ...King Stanislaus when the Polish army was reorganized, he received the rank of major-general, and subsequently that of lieutenant-general, and devoted himself zealously to the improvement of the national forces.


In 1789 was a common year starting on Thursday (see link for calendar). ...1789, when Poland was threatened by the armed intervention of The Russian Federation ( Russian: Росси́йская Федера́ция, transliteration: Rossiyskaya Federatsiya or Rossijskaja Federacija), or Russia (Russian: Росси́я, transliteration: Rossiya or Rossija), is a country that stretches over a vast expanse of eastern Europe and northern Asia. ...Russia, he was appointed commander of the Ukraine (Україна, Ukrayina in Ukrainian; Украина in Russian) is a republic in eastern Europe which borders Russia to the east, Belarus to the north, Poland, Slovakia and Hungary to the west, Romania and Moldova to the southwest and the Black Sea to the south. ...Ukraine division at Braclaw on Bug. After the proclamation of the constitution of May 3 is the 123rd day of the year in the Gregorian calendar (124th in leap years). ...May 3, Events January 25 - The British Parliament passes the Constitutional Act of 1791, splitting the old province of Quebec into Upper and Lower Canada March 3 - The U.S. Congress passes a resolution calling for the establishment of the United States Mint (U.S. Mint not created until next year). ...1791 he was appointed commander-in-chief, with instructions to guard the banks of the The river Dniestr (in Polish and Russian; Nistru in Romanian; Дністер, Dnister in Ukrainian; Tyras in Latin; also known as Dniester) is a river in Eastern Europe. ...Dniester and Dnieper. On the outbreak of the war with Russia, Prince Józef, aided by The title given to this article is incorrect due to technical limitations. ...Tadeusz Kosciuszko, displayed great ability. Obliged constantly to retreat, but disputing every point of vantage, he turned on the pursuer whenever he pressed too closely, and won several notable victories. At Polonna the Russians were repulsed with the loss of 3000 men; at Dubienka the line of the Bug was defended for five days against fourfold odds; at Zielence the Poles won a still more signal victory. Finally the Polish arms converged upon Warsaw, and were preparing for a general engagement when a courier from the capital informed the generals that the king had acceded to the Categories: Stub | Polish confederations ...confederation of Targowica and had at the same time guaranteed the adhesion of the army.

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Józef Poniatowski

All hostilities were therefore to be suspended. After an indignant but fruitless protest, Poniatowski and most of the other generals threw up their commissions and emigrated. During the Kosciuszko rising he again fought gallantly for his country under his former subordinate, and after the fall of the republic resided as a private citizen at Warsaw for the next ten years. After The Battle of Jena was fought on October 14, 1806, in Jena, in todays Germany, and resulted in a French victory under Napoleon Bonaparte against the Prussians under General Hohenlohe. ...Jena and the evacuation of the Polish provinces by Prussia, Poniatowski was offered the command of the National Guard; he set about reorganizing the Polish army, and on the creation of the grand duchy of Warsaw was nominated war minister.


During the war of 1809 was a common year starting on Sunday (see link for calendar). ...1809, when an The Republic of Austria ( German: Republik Österreich) is a landlocked country in Central Europe. ...Austrian army corps under the There have been several men titled Archduke Ferdinand of Austria, including: Archduke Ferdinand Karl Anton Joseph Johann Stanislaus of Austria_Este (1754_1806), fourth son and fourteenth child of Franz I and Maria Theresa, became heir to the Duchies of Modena and Reggio through his marriage to the Este heiress...archduke Ferdinand invaded the grand duchy, Poniatowski encountered them at the bloody Battle of Raszyn Conflict Napoleonic Wars Date April 19, 1809 Place Raszyn, Poland Result Austrian defeat The first Battle of Raszyn was fought on April 19, 1809 between armies of Austria and the Duchy of Warsaw as a part of the War of the Fifth Coalition in the Napoleonic Wars. ...Battle of Radzyn on April 19 is the 109th day of the year in the Gregorian calendar (110th in leap years). ...April 19, and though compelled to abandon Warsaw ultimately forced the enemy to evacuate the grand duchy, and captured Motto: none Voivodship Lesser Poland Municipal government Rada miasta Kraków Mayor Jacek Majchrowski Area 326,8 km² Population  _ city  _ urban  _ density 757,500 (2004 est. ...Cracow. In For other uses, see Napoleon (disambiguation). ...Napoleon's campaign against Russia in Events January 1 _ the Allgemeines Bürgerliches Gesetzbuch, the Austrian civil code enters into force in the Austrian Empire February 2 _ Russia establishes a fur trading colony at Fort Ross, California February 7 _ The strongest in a series of massive earthquakes near New Madrid, Missouri, est. ...1812 Poniatowski commanded the fifth army corps; and after the disastrous retreat of the grand army, when many of the Poles began to waver in their allegiance to Napoleon, Poniatowski remained faithful and formed a new Polish army of 13,000 men with which he joined the emperor at Lützen.


In the campaign of 1813 is a common year starting on Friday (link will take you to calendar). ...1813 he guarded the passes of the Bohemian mountains and defended the left bank of the Elbe. As a reward for his brilliant services at the three days' Map of battle by 18 October 1813, from Meyers Encyclopaedia The Battle of Leipzig (October 16_19, 1813), also called the Battle of the Nations, was the largest conflict in the Napoleonic Wars and one of the worst defeats suffered by Napoleon Bonaparte. ...battle of Leipzig he was made a marshal of France and entrusted with the honorable but dangerous duty of covering the retreat of the army. Poniatowski heroically defended Leipzig, losing half his corps in the attempt, finally falling back slowly upon the bridge over the Elster which the French in the general confusion blew up before he reached it. Contesting every step with the overwhelming forces of the pursuers, he refused to surrender, and covered with wounds plunged into the river, where he died fighting to the last. His relics were conveyed to Poland and buried in Cracow Cathedral, where he lies by the side of Tadeusz Kosciuszko and Reign From May 21, 1674, until June 17, 1696 Elected On May 21, 1674 in Wola, today suburb of Warsaw, Poland Coronation On February 2, 1676 in the Wawel Cathedral, Kraków, Poland Nobel Family Sobieski Coat of Arms Janina Parents Jakub Sobieski Zofia Teofillia Daniłowicz Consorts Marie Casimire Louise Children...Jan Sobieski. Poniatowski's Mes souvenirs sur la campagne de 1792 (Lemberg, 1863) is a valuable historical document.


See Stanislaw Kostka Boguslawski, Life of Prince Joseph Poniatowski (Pol.; Warsaw, 1831); Franciszek Paszkowski, Prince Joseph Poniatowski (Pol.; Cracow, 1898); Correspondence of Poniatowski (ed. E Raczynski, Posen, 1843); Bronislaw Dembinski, Stanislaus Augustus and Prince Joseph Poniatowski in the light of their Correspondence (Fr.; Lemberg, 1904); Szymon Askenazy, Prince Joseph Poniatowski (Pol.; Warsaw, 1905).


Reference

  • This entry incorporates public domain text originally from the (Redirected from 1911 Encyclopaedia Britannica) The Eleventh Edition of the Encyclopædia Britannica (1911) in many ways represents the sum of knowledge at the beginning of the 20th century. ...1911 Encyclopaedia Britannica.

External links

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