Person:Catherine Jagellon of Poland (1)

Catherine Jagellon of Poland
b.1 Nov 1526
d.16 Sep 1583
m. 18 Apr 1518
  1. Isabella Jagiełło1519 - 1559
  2. Sigismund II Augustus _____1520 - 1572
  3. Sophie Jagiellon, Duchess of Brunswick-Lüneburg1522 - 1575
  4. Anna Jagiellon1523 - 1596
  5. Catherine Jagellon of Poland1526 - 1583
  6. Wojciech Olbracht1527 - 1527
  1. Isabella Johansdotter Vasa1564 - 1566
  2. Sigismund III Vasa1566 -
  3. Anna Vasa of Sweden1568 - 1625
Facts and Events
Name Catherine Jagellon of Poland
Gender Female
Birth[1] 1 Nov 1526
Marriage to John III of Sweden
Death[1] 16 Sep 1583
Reference Number? Q233277?

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Catherine Jagiellon (; , Lithuanian: Kotryna Jogailatė; 1 November 1526 – 16 September 1583) was a Polish princess and Queen of Sweden as the first wife of King John III. As such, she was also Duchess of Finland (1562–1583) and Grand Princess of Finland (1581–1583). Catherine had significant influence over state affairs during the reign of her spouse and negotiated with the pope to introduce a counter-reformation in Sweden. She was the mother of the future Sigismund III Vasa, King of Poland.

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