Person:Sigismund II Augustus (1)

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Sigismund II Augustus
b.1 Aug 1520
d.7 Jul 1572
m. 18 Apr 1518
  1. Isabella Jagiełło1519 - 1559
  2. Sigismund II Augustus1520 - 1572
  3. Sophie Jagiellon, Duchess of Brunswick-Lüneburg1522 - 1575
  4. Anna Jagiellon1523 - 1596
  5. Catherine Jagellon of Poland1526 - 1583
m. 23 Jun 1553
Facts and Events
Name Sigismund II Augustus
Gender Male
Birth[1] 1 Aug 1520
Marriage 23 Jun 1553 to Catherine of Austria
Death[1] 7 Jul 1572


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Sigismund II Augustus I (Ruthenian: Żygimont III Awgust I, ;) (1 August 1520 – 7 July 1572) was King of Poland and Grand Duke of Lithuania, the only son of Sigismund I the Old, whom Sigismund II succeeded in 1548. Married three times, the last of the Jagiellons remained childless, and through the Union of Lublin introduced an elective monarchy.

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References
  1. 1.0 1.1 Sigismund II Augustus, in Wikipedia: The Free Encyclopedia. (Online: Wikimedia Foundation, Inc.).