Władysław III of Poland

1424 - 1444

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Władysław III (31 October 1424 – 10 November 1444), also known as Władysław of Varna, was King of Poland and the Supreme Duke (Supremus Dux) of Grand Duchy of Lithuania from 1434 and King of Hungary and Croatia from 1440 until his death at the Battle of Varna. He was the eldest son of Władysław II Jagiełło, King of Poland and Grand Duke of Lithuania, and the Lithuanian noblewoman Sophia of Halshany.Władysław III of Varna is known in Hungarian as I. Ulászló; in Polish as Władysław III Warneńczyk; in Slovak as Vladislav I; in Czech as Vladislav Varnenčík; in Bulgarian as Владислав Варненчик (Vladislav Varnenchik); in Lithuanian as Vladislovas III (or Vladislovas Varnietis); in Croatian as Vladislav I. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Władysław III of Poland has received more than 345,128 page views. His biography is available in 46 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 45 in 2019). Władysław III of Poland is the 1,002nd most popular politician (down from 871st in 2019), the 61st most popular biography from Poland (down from 53rd in 2019) and the 8th most popular Polish Politician.

Władysław III, also known as Ladislaus the Posthumous, was King of Poland and Grand Duke of Lithuania from 1434 to 1444. He was the only son of Władysław II Jagiełło and Jadwiga of Anjou.

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Among politicians, Władysław III of Poland ranks 1,002 out of 15,710Before him are Jorge Rafael Videla, Robert I, Duke of Normandy, Philip III of Macedon, Alfonso VI of León and Castile, Jiang Qing, and Æthelwulf, King of Wessex. After him are Adolphe Thiers, William Howard Taft, Emperor Gaozong of Tang, Jérôme Bonaparte, Frederick III of Denmark, and Dionysius I of Syracuse.

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Among people born in 1424, Władysław III of Poland ranks 1After him are Blanche II of Navarre, Margaret Stewart, Dauphine of France, Cristoforo Landino, Abu Sa'id Mirza, and Louis IV, Elector Palatine. Among people deceased in 1444, Władysław III of Poland ranks 1After him are Robert Campin, Leonardo Bruni, Bernardino of Siena, Olivera Despina, Mark of Ephesus, Julian Cesarini, John Beaufort, 1st Duke of Somerset, Joseph Albo, and Gianfrancesco I Gonzaga, Marquess of Mantua.

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Among people born in Poland, Władysław III of Poland ranks 61 out of 1,231Before him are Otto Stern (1888), Faustina Kowalska (1905), Andrzej Wajda (1926), Ferdinand Lassalle (1825), Norbert Elias (1897), and Krzysztof Penderecki (1933). After him are Wojciech Jaruzelski (1923), Werner von Blomberg (1878), Walther Nernst (1864), Paul Ehrlich (1854), Sigismund I the Old (1467), and Albert A. Michelson (1852).


Among politicians born in Poland, Władysław III of Poland ranks 8Before him are David Ben-Gurion (1886), Lech Wałęsa (1943), Władysław IV Vasa (1595), Vladislaus II of Hungary (1456), Sigismund II Augustus (1520), and Casimir III the Great (1310). After him are Wojciech Jaruzelski (1923), Sigismund I the Old (1467), Bolesław I the Brave (967), Casimir IV Jagiellon (1427), Lech Kaczyński (1949), and John II Casimir Vasa (1609).