Person:Wenceslaus I, Duke of Bohemia (1)

Wenceslaus I, Duke of Bohemia _____
b.Abt 907
d.28 Sep 935
m. 906
  1. Wenceslaus I, Duke of Bohemia _____Abt 907 - 935
  2. Boleslaw I. "der Grausame" von BöhmenAbt 908 & 910 - 972
Facts and Events
Name Wenceslaus I, Duke of Bohemia _____
Gender Male
Birth[1] Abt 907
Death[1] 28 Sep 935
Reference Number[1] Q196527?

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(Saint) Wenceslaus I ( ; c. 907 – September 28, 935), Wenceslas I or Václav the Good was the duke (kníže) of Bohemia from 921 until his assassination in 935. His younger brother, Boleslaus the Cruel, was complicit in the murder.

His martyrdom and the popularity of several biographies gave rise to a reputation for heroic virtue that resulted in his elevation to sainthood. He was posthumously declared to be a king and came to be seen as the patron saint of the Czech state. He is the subject of the well-known "Good King Wenceslas", a carol for Saint Stephen's Day.

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