Person:Andrew I of Hungary (1)

King Andrew I Arpad, of Hungary
d.Bef 6 Dec 1060
  1. Prince Of Hungary DamosloAbt 1008 - 1041
  2. Levente _____, Prince Of HungaryAbt 1012 - 1047
  3. King Andrew I Arpad, of HungaryAbt 1014 - Bef 1060
  4. Béla I _____, King of Hungary1015 - 1063
  • HKing Andrew I Arpad, of HungaryAbt 1014 - Bef 1060
  • WAnastasia of KievAbt 1023 - 1074
m. 1038
  1. Adelaide of HungaryAbt 1040 - 1062
  2. Prince George Arpad, Of HungaryAbt 1048 -
  3. Salamon _____, King of Hungary1053 - 1087
  4. Prince David Arpad1054 - Aft 1094
Facts and Events
Name King Andrew I Arpad, of Hungary
Alt Name King Andras I _____
Alt Name Rei Andreas Arpad, I
Alt Name Endre Andrew, I
Alt Name[2] András I "the Catholic" _____, King of Hungary
Gender Male
Birth[2] Abt 1014 Esztergom, Esztergom, Hungary
Alt Marriage 1037 Esztergom,Komarom Esztergom,,Hungaryto Anastasia of Kiev
Marriage 1038 to Anastasia of Kiev
Alt Marriage Abt 1046 to Anastasia of Kiev
Other Marriage Ending Status Divorce
with Anastasia of Kiev
Death[1] Bef 6 Dec 1060
Burial[2] Tihany, Abauj-Torna, HungaryBenedictine Abbey of St Anian
Reference Number[1] Q299400?

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Andrew I the White or the Catholic (; c. 1015 – Zirc, before 6 December 1060) was King of Hungary from 1046 to 1060. He descended from a younger branch of the Árpád dynasty. After spending fifteen years in exile, he ascended the throne during an extensive revolt of the pagan Hungarians. He strengthened the position of Christianity in the Kingdom of Hungary and successfully defended its independence against the Holy Roman Empire.

His efforts to ensure the succession of his son, Solomon, resulted in the open revolt of his brother, Béla. Béla dethroned Andrew by force in 1060. Andrew suffered severe injuries during the fighting and died before his brother was crowned king.

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  1. 1.0 1.1 Andrew I of Hungary, in Wikipedia: The Free Encyclopedia.
  2. 2.0 2.1 2.2 ANDRÁS, in Cawley, Charles. Medieval Lands: A prosopography of medieval European noble and royal families.