Jobst of Moravia

1351 - 1419

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Jobst of Moravia (Czech: Jošt Moravský or Jošt Lucemburský; German: Jo(b)st or Jodokus von Mähren; c. 1354 – 18 January 1411), a member of the House of Luxembourg, was Margrave of Moravia from 1375, Duke of Luxembourg and Elector of Brandenburg from 1388 as well as elected King of Germany (King of the Romans) from 1410 until his death. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Jobst of Moravia has received more than 170,861 page views. His biography is available in 27 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 26 in 2019). Jobst of Moravia is the 181st most popular nobleman (up from 216th in 2019), the 95th most popular biography from Czechia (up from 112th in 2019) and the 2nd most popular Czech Nobleman.

Jobst of Moravia was a bishop of the Catholic Church in the 13th century who was known for his work in the field of medicine. He is most famous for his contribution to the field of surgery, specifically for his development of the surgical glove.

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Among noblemen, Jobst of Moravia ranks 181 out of 1,415Before him are Prince Bertil, Duke of Halland, Laurent de Gouvion Saint-Cyr, Albrecht III Achilles, Elector of Brandenburg, Prince Leopold of Bavaria, Elizabeth of Austria, and Userkare. After him are Jean, Grand Duke of Luxembourg, Frederick, Prince of Wales, Princess Sophie of Greece and Denmark, Ingegerd Olofsdotter of Sweden, Prince Albert Victor, Duke of Clarence and Avondale, and Germaine of Foix.

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Among people born in 1351, Jobst of Moravia ranks 3Before him are Leopold III, Duke of Austria, and Gian Galeazzo Visconti. After him is Taddea Visconti. Among people deceased in 1419, Jobst of Moravia ranks 7Before him are Wenceslaus IV of Bohemia, Antipope John XXIII, John the Fearless, Jeongjong of Joseon, Vincent Ferrer, and Je Tsongkhapa. After him are Edigu, Rudolf III, Duke of Saxe-Wittenberg, and Eberhard IV, Count of Württemberg.

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In Czechia

Among people born in Czechia, Jobst of Moravia ranks 95 out of 1,200Before him are Petr Pavel (1961), Archduchess Anna of Austria (1528), Kurt Knispel (1921), Johann Stamitz (1717), Prokop the Great (1380), and Alois Senefelder (1771). After him are Henry of Bohemia (1265), Pavel Nedvěd (1972), Marie, Princess of Liechtenstein (1940), Balthasar Neumann (1687), Vratislaus II of Bohemia (1035), and Konrad Henlein (1898).

Among NOBLEMEN In Czechia

Among noblemen born in Czechia, Jobst of Moravia ranks 2Before him are Archduchess Anna of Austria (1528). After him are Judith of Bohemia (1056), Prince Alfred of Liechtenstein (1842), Johann Georg Christian, Prince of Lobkowicz (1686), and John of Görlitz (1370).