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Encyclopedia > Leo I of Halych
Lev I of Halych in front of his capital, Lviv
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Lev I of Halych in front of his capital, Lviv

Leo I of Halych (Ukrainian: Лев Данилович, Lev Danylovich), (born ca. 1228, died ca. 1301) was a son of King Danylo of Halych. Lev became in turn Knyaz of Belz (1245 - 1264), Knyaz of Peremyshl and Halych (1264 - 1269) and Knyaz of Halych-Volhynia (1293 - 1301). He moved his father's capital from Halych to the newly-founded city of Lviv in modern Ukraine. This city is named after him. In 1247 Leo married Constance, daughter of Béla IV of Hungary. Events The Sixth Crusade is launched by Frederick II, Holy Roman Emperor, after delays due to sickness and an excommunication from Pope Gregory IX. Conrad IV of Germany becomes titular King of Jerusalem, with Frederick II as regent. ... Events February 7 - Edward of Caernarvon (later King Edward II of England) becomes the first Prince of Wales End of the reign of Emperor Go-Fushimi, emperor of Japan Emperor Go-Nijō ascends to the throne of Japan Dante was sent into Exile in Florence. ... Monument to King Danylo in Lviv. ... Kniaz’ or knyaz is a word found in some Slavic languages. ... Belz (Ukrainian Белз, Polish BeÅ‚z, Yiddish בעלז) is a small town in western Ukraine, near the border with Poland. ... Events Rebellion against king Sancho II of Portugal in favor of his brother Alphonso. ... Events May 12 - The Battle of Lewes begins (ends May 14). ... PrzemyÅ›l (pronounce: pʃεmiÉ•l, Ukrainian: Перемишль, Peremyshl) is a town in south-eastern Poland with 67,847 inhabitants (2005). ... Jackdaw on the coat-of-arms of Galicia alludes to the name of Halych Halych (Russian and Ukrainian: ) is a historic town in Western Ukraine on the Dniester River. ... Events May 12 - The Battle of Lewes begins (ends May 14). ... Events Births Deaths Monarchs/Presidents Aragon - James I King of Aragon and count of Barcelona (reigned from 1213 to 1276) Categories: 1269 ... Halych-Volhynia, or Halych-Volodymyr, was a large state in Ruthenia (Rus ) which existed in the 13th and 14th centuries. ... Events May 20 - King Sancho IV of Castile creates the Study of General Schools of Alcala The Minoresses (Franciscan nuns) are first introduced into England Births Deaths Categories: 1293 ... Events February 7 - Edward of Caernarvon (later King Edward II of England) becomes the first Prince of Wales End of the reign of Emperor Go-Fushimi, emperor of Japan Emperor Go-Nijō ascends to the throne of Japan Dante was sent into Exile in Florence. ... In politics, a capital (also called capital city or political capital — although the latter phrase has an alternative meaning based on an alternative meaning of capital) is the principal city or town associated with its government. ... Night view of Taipei City. ... Lviv (Ukrainian: Львів, L’viv ; see Cities alternative names#L for other names) is a city in western Ukraine, the capital city of the Lviv Oblast (province) and one of the main cultural centres of Ukraine. ... Béla IV c. ...


See also

Monument to King Danylo in Lviv. ...

External links

  • Genealogy of Danylo's family
  • Lev Danylovych at the Encyclopedia of Ukraine

 
 

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