Bolesław I the Brave

967 - 1025

Bolesław I the Brave

Bolesław the Brave (Polish: Bolesław Chrobry Polish , Czech: Boleslav Chrabrý; 967 – 17 June 1025), less often known as Bolesław the Great (Polish: Bolesław Wielki), was Duke of Poland from 992 to 1025, and the first King of Poland in 1025. He was also Duke of Bohemia between 1002 and 1003. He was the son of Mieszko I of Poland by his wife, Dobrawa of Bohemia. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Bolesław I the Brave has received more than 244,682 page views. His biography is available in 60 different languages on Wikipedia making him the 940th most popular politician.

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Among politicians, Bolesław I the Brave ranks 935 out of 14,801Before him are Lech Kaczyński, Elisabeth of France, Christian III of Denmark, Haakon VII of Norway, Geta, and Chongzhen Emperor. After him are Lysimachus, Otto IV, Holy Roman Emperor, Şehzade Cihangir, Dongmyeong of Goguryeo, Djedefre, and Constantine IV.

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Among people born in 967, Bolesław I the Brave ranks 2Before him is Louis V of France. After him are Emperor Kazan, Abu Sa'id Abu'l-Khayr, Badi' al-Zaman al-Hamadani, and Gothelo I, Duke of Lorraine. Among people deceased in 1025, Bolesław I the Brave ranks 2Before him is Basil II. After him are Sei Shōnagon, Hugh Magnus, and Muhammad III of Córdoba.

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In Poland

Among people born in Poland, Bolesław I the Brave ranks 60 out of 930Before him are Walther Nernst (1864), Emanuel Lasker (1868), Isaac Bashevis Singer (1902), Lech Kaczyński (1949), Rudolf Clausius (1822), and Klaus Kinski (1926). After him are Gerhart Hauptmann (1862), Sigismund I the Old (1467), Paul Ehrlich (1854), Albert A. Michelson (1852), Faustina Kowalska (1905), and Dietrich Bonhoeffer (1906).


Among politicians born in Poland, Bolesław I the Brave ranks 10Before him are Władysław IV Vasa (1595), Vladislaus II of Hungary (1456), Wojciech Jaruzelski (1923), Sigismund II Augustus (1520), Władysław III of Poland (1424), and Lech Kaczyński (1949). After him are Sigismund I the Old (1467), Ladislaus I of Hungary (1046), John II Casimir Vasa (1609), Zbigniew Brzezinski (1928), Casimir IV Jagiellon (1427), and Casimir III the Great (1310).

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