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Encyclopedia > List of rulers of Bohemia

The Lands of the Czech /Bohemian/ Crown (Czech země Koruny české, Latin Corona regni Bohemiae) (e.g. Bohemia, Moravia, Silesia, and Lusatia), were ruled by dukes (c.8701085, 10921158 and 11721198) and kings (1085–1092, 1158–1172 and 1198–1918). Bohemia, Moravia, Austrian Silesia - 1892, then part of Austria-Hungary Bohemia and Moravia-Silesia within Czechoslovakia in 1928 The Czech lands (in Czech: české zemÄ›) is an auxiliary term used mainly to describe the combination of Bohemia, Moravia and Czech Silesia. ... Latin is an ancient Indo-European language originally spoken in Latium, the region immediately surrounding Rome. ... Flag of Bohemia Bohemia (Czech: ; German: ) is a historical region in central Europe, occupying the western and middle thirds of the Czech Republic. ... Flag of Moravia Moravia (Czech and Slovak: Morava; German: ; Hungarian: ; Polish: ) is a historical region in the east of the Czech Republic. ... Silesia (Czech: ; German: ; Latin: ; Polish: ; Silesian: Åšlónsk) is a historical region in central Europe. ... Lusatia (German Lausitz, Upper Sorbian Łužica, Lower Sorbian Łužyca, Polish Łużyce, Czech Lužice) is a historical region between the Bóbr and Kwisa rivers and the Elbe river in the eastern German states of Saxony and Brandenburg, south-western Poland (Lower Silesian Voivodeship) and the northern... Events February 28 - End of the Fourth Council of Constantinople. ... Events May 25 - Alfonso VI of Castile takes Toledo, Spain back from the Moors. ... Events May 9 - Lincoln Cathedral is consecrated. ... Events January 11 - Vladislav II becomes King of Bohemia End of the formal reign of Emperor Go-Shirakawa of Japan, also the beginning of his cloistered rule, which will last to his death in 1192. ... Events Duke Richard of Aquitaine becomes Duke of Poitiers. ... Events End of the reign of Emperor Go-Toba of Japan Emperor Tsuchimikado ascends to the throne of Japan January 8 - Pope Innocent III ascends Papal Throne Frederick II, infant son of German King Henry VI, crowned King of Sicily Births August 24 - Alexander II of Scotland (d. ... 1918 (MCMXVIII) was a common year starting on Tuesday of the Gregorian calendar (see link for calendar) or a common year starting on Wednesday of the Julian calendar. ...

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Legendary rulers

  • Praotec Čech (Pater Boemus)
  • Krok
  • Libuše, duchess
  • Přemysl, the Ploughman, her husband
  • Nezamysl
  • Mnata
  • Vojen
  • Vnislav
  • Křesomysl
  • Neklan
  • Hostivít

According to an old legend, Lech, Czech and Rus were eponymous brothers who founded the three Slavic nations: Poland (formerly also known as Lechia), Bohemia (Čechy – now the major part of the Czech Republic), and Ruthenia (Rus, whose successor states are now Russia, Belarus and Ukraine) respectively. ... Přemysl and Libuše, sculpture by Josef Václav Myslbek (1881), today in Vyšehrad Libuše (Czech; in German Libussa or Libuscha) is a mythical ancestor of the Přemyslid dynasty and the Czech people as whole. ... The Czechs name Přemysl, the Ploughman (Premysl or Przemysl; in Czech Přemysl Oráč) as the mythical ancestor of Přemyslid dynasty, containing the line of princes (dukes) and kings which ruled in the Czech lands from 873 or earlier until the murder of Wenceslaus III in 1306. ... Neklan Mythic Bohemian prince from 9th century. ... Hostivít, a legendary prince of Bohemia in 9th century According to tradition, he was father of later (non-legendary) Duke of Borivoj I of Bohemia. ...

Dukes

Dukes of Bohemia
Přemyslid dynasty
Name Date Notes
Bořivoj I c.870–888/889
Spytihněv I 894/895–915 Son of Bořivoj I.
Vratislav I 915–921 Brother of Spytihněv I.
Václav (Wenceslaus) I 921–935 Son of Vratislav I, known as "St. Wenceslas".
Boleslav (Boleslaus) I 935–972 Brother of Václav I.
Boleslav II 972–999 Son of Boleslav I.
Boleslav III 999–1002 Son of Boleslav II.
Vladivoj 1002–1003 Of the Piast dynasty (?). Said to be first cousin of Boleslav III. Polish name Władywoj.
Boleslaus III 1003 Second time.
Jaromir 1003 Brother of Boleslav III.
Boleslav IV 1003–1004 Brother of Vladivoj (?). Of the Piast dynasty; also Duke of Poland as Bolesław I.
Jaromir 1004–1012 Second time.
Oldřich 1012–1033 Brother of Jaromir. Also known as Odalrich, Udalrich, Ulrich.
Jaromir 1033–1034 Third time.
Oldřich 1034 Second time.
Břetislav (Bretislaus) I 1035–1055 Son of Oldřich.
Spytihněv II 1055–1061 Son of Břetislav I.
Vratislav II 1061–1092 Brother of Spytihněv II. King 1085-1092 as Vratislav I.
Konrád I (Conrad) Brněnský 1092 Brother of Vratislav II.
Břetislav II 1092–1100 Nephew of Konrád I, son of Vratislav II.
Bořivoj II 1101–1107 Brother of Břetislav II.
Svatopluk Olomoucký 1107–1109 First cousin of Bořivoj II.
Vladislav (Vladislaus) I 1109–1117 Brother of Bořivoj II.
Borivoj II 1117–1120 Second time
Vladislav I 1120–1125 Second time
Soběslav (Sobeslaus) I 1125–1140 Brother of Vladislav I.
Vladislav II 1140–1172 Nephew of Soběslav I, son of Duke Vladislav I. King 1158-1172 as Vladislav I
Bedřich (Frederick) 1172–1173 Son of Vladislav II.
Soběslav II 1173–1178 First cousin once removed of Bedřich, Son of Soběslav I.
Bedřich 1178–1189 Second time
Konrád II Ota (Conrad-Otto) 1189–1191 Descendant of Konrád I.
Václav II 1191–1192 Brother of Soběslav II.
Přemysl I Otakar (Ottokar I) 1192–1193 Son of Vladislav II.
Jindřich (Henry) Břetislav III 1193–1197 First cousin of Přemysl I Otakar.
Vladislav III Jindřich 1197 Brother of Přemysl I Otakar.
Přemysl I Otakar 1197–1198 Second time. Became King in 1198, and his descendants retained the title.

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Kings

Kings of Bohemia
Přemyslid Dynasty
Image Name Date Notes
Přemysl I. Otakar 1198-1230
Václav I. 1230-1253 Son of Přemysl I. Otakar.
Přemysl II. Otakar 1253–1278 Son of Václav I. Also Duke of Austria, Duke of Styria, Duke of Carinthia and Duke of Carniola.
Václav II. 1278-1305 Son of Přemysl II. Otakar. Also King of Poland (1300-1305) as Wacław II.
Václav III. 1305-1306 Son of Václav II. Non-crowned (as Bohemian king). Also King of Hungary (as Vencel) and King of Poland (as Wacław III).
Non-dynastic
Jindřich Korutanský (Henry the Carinthian) 1306 Meinhardinian. Son-in-law of Václav II. Non-crowned.
Rudolf (I.) Habsburský (Rudolph of Habsburg) 1306–1307 Habsburg. Second husband of Eliška Rejčka, widow of Václav II. Non-crowned.
Jindřich Korutanský 1307–1310 Second time
Luxemburg Dynasty
Jan Lucemburský (John of Luxemburg) 1310–1346 Son-in-law of Václav II.
Karel IV. (Charles) 1346–1378 Son of Jan. Also Holy Roman Emperor. In fact, the first Bohemian king with this name but traditionally titled identically as in Holy Roman Empire.
Václav IV. 1378–1419 Son of Karel IV. Also King of the Romans (as Wenzel I) until 1400.
Zikmund (Sigismund) 1419–1437 Brother of Václav IV. Rule only effective 1436-1437. Also Holy Roman Emperor and King of Hungary (as Zsigmond).
Habsburg Dynasty
Albrecht Habsburský (Albert of Habsburg) 1437–1439 Son-in-law of Zikmund. Also King of the Romans (as Albert II) and of Hungary (as Albert). Between 1440-1453 was interregnum; successional right of Albrecht's son wasn't recognized by the Czech nobility during this era.
Ladislav Pohrobek (Ladislaus the Postumous) 1453–1457 Son of Albrecht; elected king. Also King of Hungary as László V. Born following his father's death.
Non-dynastic
Jiří z Poděbrad (George of Podiebrad) 1457–1471 Elected king from the Czech noble family z Kunštátu. Although he had descendants, devolved succession to the prince from Polish kingdom.
Matyáš Korvín (Matthias Corvinus) 1469–1490 King of Hungary as Mátyás I (Hunyadi), was elected as rival "King of Bohemia" in 1469, but never crowned. In 1479 he agreed to limit his rule to Moravia, Silesia, and Lusatia, while retaining his title.
Jagiellonian Dynasty
Vladislav II. Jagellonský (Vladislaus II the Jagiellonian) 1471–1516 Nephew of Ladislav Pohrobek; elected on request of his predecessor Jiří z Poděbrad. Also King of Hungary (as Ulászló II) after 1490. Son of the Polish king Kazimierz IV. Called Władysław in Polish.
Ludvík (I.) Jagellonský (Louis the Jagiellonian) 1516–1526 Son of Vladislav II. Also King of Hungary (as Lajos II).
Habsburg Dynasty
Ferdinand I. 1526–1564 Brother-in-law of Ludvík; elected king. Also King of Hungary (Ferdinánd I) and Holy Roman Emperor from 1558.
Maximilián 1564–1576 Son of Ferdinand I, grandson of Vladislav II. Also King of Hungary (Miksa) and Holy Roman Emperor.
Rudolf II. (Rudolph) 1576–1611 Son of Maximilián I. Also King of Hungary (Rudolf) and Holy Roman Emperor.
Matyáš (Matthias) 1611–1619 Brother of Rudolf II. Also King of Hungary (Mátyás II) and Holy Roman Emperor.
Ferdinand II. 1619–1637 Nephew of Matthias. Also King of Hungary (Ferdinánd II) and Holy Roman Emperor.
Fridrich Falcký (Frederick of the Palatinate) 1619–1620 Of the House of Wittelsbach. Antiking, elected by the Bohemian Estates at the beginning of the Thirty Years' War but quickly overthrown.
Ferdinand III. 1627–1657 Son of Ferdinand II. Also King of Hungary (Ferdinánd III) and Holy Roman Emperor.
Ferdinand IV. 1646–1654 Son of Ferdinand III. Nominal king during his father's reign. Also King of Hungary (Ferdinánd IV) and King of the Romans.
Leopold I. 1656–1705 Brother of Ferdinand IV. Also King of Hungary (Lipót I) and Holy Roman Emperor.
Josef I. 1705–1711 Son of Leopold I. Also King of Hungary (Jószef I) and Holy Roman Emperor.
Karel VI. 1711–1740 Brother of Josef I. Also King of Hungary (Károly III) and Holy Roman Emperor. In fact, the second Bohemian king with this name but traditionally titled identically as in Holy Roman Empire.
Karel Albrecht Bavorský (Charles Albert of Bavaria) 1741–1743 Of the House of Wittelsbach. Son-in-law of Joseph I. Antiking during the War of the Austrian Succession and Holy Roman Emperor. The third Bohemian king with name Karel but traditionally titled without his ordinal number.
Marie Terezie (Maria Theresa) 1743–1780 Daughter of Charles VI. Also Queen of Hungary (Mária Terézia).
Habsburg-Lorraine Dynasty
Josef II. 1780–1790 Son of Marie Terezie. Also King of Hungary and Holy Roman Emperor.
Leopold II. 1790–1792 Brother of Joseph II. Also King of Hungary and Holy Roman Emperor.
František II. 1792–1835 Son of Leopold II. Also King of Hungary, Holy Roman Emperor to 1806, Austrian Emperor from 1804.
Ferdinand V. 1835–1848 Son of František. Also Austrian Emperor and King of Hungary. Last crowned King of Bohemia. Lost power in the 1848 Revolution.
František Josef I. 1848–1916 Nephew of Ferdinand V. Also Austrian Emperor and King of Hungary. Ceded Austrian dominance in German affairs to Prussia in the 1866 Austro-Prussian War; allied with Prussia-dominated Germany in the First World War.
Karel I. 1916–1918 Grand-nephew of František Josef I. Also Austrian Emperor and King of Hungary. Ruled briefly during First World War and abdicated. In fact, the fourth Bohemian king with this name but traditionally titled identically as in Austro-Hungarian Empire.

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  • History of the Czech Republic

The history of the Czech lands includes the following periods: Prehistory (700 000 BC – 400 BC) Celts (400 BC – 8 BC) – Boii Germanic tribes (8 BC – 511 AD) – Marcomanni & Quadi Slavs: Czechs & Moravians – since the 6th century (535?) Samo’s realm (623 &#8211...

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  • Genealogy of Bohemian Kings to 1526

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