Bolesław III Wrymouth

1086 - 1138

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Bolesław III Wrymouth (Polish: Bolesław III Krzywousty; 20 August 1086 – 28 October 1138), also known as Boleslaus the Wry-mouthed, was the duke of Lesser Poland, Silesia and Sandomierz between 1102 and 1107 and over the whole of Poland between 1107 and 1138. He was the only child of Duke Władysław I Herman and his first wife, Judith of Bohemia. Bolesław began to rule in the last decade of the 11th century, when the central government in Poland was significantly weakened. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Bolesław III Wrymouth has received more than 221,733 page views. His biography is available in 37 different languages on Wikipedia. Bolesław III Wrymouth is the 3,502nd most popular politician (down from 2,847th in 2019), the 197th most popular biography from Poland (down from 170th in 2019) and the 49th most popular Polish Politician.

Bolesław III Wrymouth was a Polish prince and the first King of Poland. He is most famous for his victory over the German Emperor Otto III in the Battle of Cedynia in 1002.

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Among politicians, Bolesław III Wrymouth ranks 3,502 out of 15,710Before him are Martin I of Sicily, Xanthippus, Sima Guang, André-Hercule de Fleury, Yury of Moscow, and Cardinal de Rohan. After him are Cleopatra Thea, Süleyman Çelebi, Gudfred, Claude Louis Hector de Villars, Xun Yu, and Sumu-abum.

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Among people born in 1086, Bolesław III Wrymouth ranks 3Before him are Henry V, Holy Roman Emperor and Ramiro II of Aragon. After him is Al-Shahrastani. Among people deceased in 1138, Bolesław III Wrymouth ranks 3Before him are Avempace and Antipope Anacletus II. After him are Irene Doukaina, Ar-Rashid, and Vsevolod of Pskov.

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Among people born in Poland, Bolesław III Wrymouth ranks 197 out of 1,231Before him are Emil Ludwig (1881), Grzegorz Lato (1950), Catherine Opalińska (1680), Frederick I of Württemberg (1754), John I Albert (1459), and Stanisława Walasiewicz (1911). After him are Hans-Jürgen Stumpff (1889), William I of Württemberg (1781), Abraham Gottlob Werner (1749), Albert Marth (1828), Arnold Zweig (1887), and Ernst Kummer (1810).


Among politicians born in Poland, Bolesław III Wrymouth ranks 49Before him are Henry II the Pious (1196), Hans Lammers (1879), Ida Haendel (1928), Theresa Kunegunda Sobieska (1676), Frederick I of Württemberg (1754), and John I Albert (1459). After him are William I of Württemberg (1781), Bolesław Bierut (1892), Friedrich Wilhelm, Duke of Schleswig-Holstein-Sonderburg-Glücksburg (1785), Mieszko II Lambert (990), Casimir I the Restorer (1016), and Hans Modrow (1928).