Agnes of Bohemia

1211 - 1282

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Agnes of Bohemia, O.S.C. (Czech: Svatá Anežka Česká, 20 January 1211 – 2 March 1282), also known as Agnes of Prague, was a medieval Bohemian princess who opted for a life of charity, mortification of the flesh and piety over a life of luxury and comfort. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Agnes of Bohemia has received more than 98,354 page views. Her biography is available in 26 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 25 in 2019). Agnes of Bohemia is the 747th most popular religious figure (down from 668th in 2019), the 107th most popular biography from Czechia (down from 58th in 2019) and the 4th most popular Czech Religious Figure.

Agnes of Bohemia is most famous for being the daughter of the Holy Roman Emperor Charles IV and his wife Elizabeth of Pomerania. She was the youngest of the couple's four children and the only daughter. Agnes was also the first Queen of Hungary after her marriage to Louis I.

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Among religious figures, Agnes of Bohemia ranks 747 out of 2,272Before her are Leopold III, Margrave of Austria, Giovanni Battista Re, Sen no Rikyū, Sophronius of Jerusalem, Giuseppe Caspar Mezzofanti, and Euphemia. After her are Francisco Jiménez de Cisneros, Louise de Marillac, Abd Manaf ibn Qusai, Columba, Guru Gobind Singh, and Jean-Louis Tauran.

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Among people born in 1211, Agnes of Bohemia ranks 3Before her are Henry of Germany and Frederick II, Duke of Austria. After her are Ibn Khallikan, Iltutmish, Eleanor of Portugal, Queen of Denmark, and Margaret of Bourbon, Queen of Navarre. Among people deceased in 1282, Agnes of Bohemia ranks 5Before her are Michael VIII Palaiologos, Llywelyn ap Gruffudd, Abaqa Khan, and Nichiren. After her are Ibn Khallikan, Mengu-Timur, George Akropolites, Traidenis, Mechthild of Magdeburg, and Margaret Sambiria.

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Among people born in Czechia, Agnes of Bohemia ranks 107 out of 839Before her are Vratislaus II of Bohemia (1035), Mojmir I of Moravia (795), Jiří Menzel (1938), Balthasar Neumann (1687), Josef Suk (1874), and Zdeněk Miler (1921). After her are Anton Reicha (1770), Adalbert Stifter (1805), Stanislav Grof (1931), Henry of Bohemia (1265), Oldřich Nejedlý (1909), and Emil Škoda (1839).


Among religious figures born in Czechia, Agnes of Bohemia ranks 4Before her are John of Nepomuk (1350), Wenceslaus I, Duke of Bohemia (907), and Adalbert of Prague (955). After her are Ludmila of Bohemia (860), Clement Mary Hofbauer (1751), Miloslav Vlk (1932), Dominik Duka (1943), Zdislava Berka (1215), Gorazd (1879), Josef Beran (1888), and Vladimír Holan (1905).