Person:Henryk VIII with a Scar (1)

Henryk VIII with a Scar
d.11 JUL 1399
m. ABT 1343
  1. Margaret of BriegAbt 1342 - 1386
  2. Henryk VIII with a ScarAbt 1344 - 1399
  3. Hedwig of Brzeg1346 - Int 1385
  4. Waclaw, Prince of Brieg1346 - 1369
  5. Katarzyna, Princess of BriegAbt 1351 - Bef 1405
m. ABT 1365
  1. Henryk IX of Lubin1369 - Bet 1419 & 1420
m. 19 AUG 1379
  1. Louis II of Brieg1380 - 1436
Facts and Events
Name Henryk VIII with a Scar
Alt Name Heinrich van Silezie Brieg
Alt Name Henryk VIII Prince of Brieg Luben, VIII
Gender Male
Birth? ABT 1344 of,Brzeg,Opole,Poland
Marriage ABT 1365 to Helene von Orlamunde Lauenstein
Marriage 19 AUG 1379 to Margaret of Masovia
Death? 11 JUL 1399
Alt Death? 19 JUL 1399
Reference Number? Q553247?


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Henry VII with a Scar also known as the Courageous or of Brzeg (; 1343/45 – 11 July 1399), was a Duke of Brzeg (Brieg) since 1361 (as co-regent of his father until 1398) and ruler of Niemcza since 1395.

He was the eldest son of Louis I the Fair, Duke of Brzeg by his wife Agnes, daughter of Henry IV of Głogów-Żagań. The death of his younger brother Wenceslaus in 1358 left him as the only male heir of his father.

In the almost contemporary "Kronice Legnickiej" Henry VII was assigned the term "z Blizną" (with a scar), which was adopted later by historians as a nickname. This term was maybe the result of the wounds on his face obtained under unknown circumstances (ca. 1373), where apparently he was near to death.

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References
  1.   Henryk VIII with a Scar, in Wikipedia: The Free Encyclopedia.
  2.   The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Ancestral File (TM) July 1996 (c), data as of 2 January 1996 (2).