Person:Taksony of Clan Arpad (1)

Grand Prince Taksony of Hungarians
d.bef abt 0972
  1. Grand Prince Taksony of HungariansAbt 905 - Bef Abt 972
m. 947
  1. Prince Géza Arpad, Grand Prince of the MagyarsAbt 945 - 997
  2. Agnes Arpad
  3. Beatrix Arpad
  4. Mihály _____955 - 976 to 978
Facts and Events
Name[1] Grand Prince Taksony of Hungarians
Gender Male
Birth[1] Abt 905 Székesfehérvár, Fejér, HungaryHouse of Arpad
Marriage 947 to Unknown Princess Of Cumania
Alt Death[2] abt 970 to 972
Death[1] bef abt 0972
Reference Number? Q347935?

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Taksony (; before or around 931 – early 970s) was the Grand Prince of the Hungarians after their catastrophic defeat in the 955 Battle of Lechfeld. In his youth he had participated in plundering raids in Western Europe, but during his reign the Hungarians only targeted the Byzantine Empire. The Gesta Hungarorum recounts that significant Muslim and Pecheneg groups settled in Hungary under Taksony.

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  1. 1.0 1.1 1.2 Taksony of Hungary, in Wikipedia.
  2. TAKSONY, in Cawley, Charles. Medieval Lands: A prosopography of medieval European noble and royal families.