Sigismund of Luxembourg

Sigismund of Luxembourg

Birth
Nuremberg, Stadtkreis Nürnberg, Bavaria (Bayern), Germany
Death 9 Dec 1437 (aged 69)
Znojmo, Okres Znojmo, Jihomoravský (South Moravia), Czech Republic
Burial Oradea, Bihor, Romania
Memorial ID 12419869 · View Source
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Holy Roman Emperor. He reigned as King of Bohemia, Luxembourg and Hungaria, before becoming Emperor of the Holy Roman Empire. He was the son of King Charles IV of Bohemia, and Elizabeth of Pomerania. He was buried in Oradea’s Cathedral (Nagyvárad, or Várad) located in the county of Bihor, in Transylvania. There were also buried Ladislau I , Andrew II (later taken to Agria Abbey), Steven II, and Ladislau IV, Queen Beatrix (wife of Carol Robert of Anjou), and Sigismund’s wife, Queen Mary. The monastery and the royal tombs inside it were demolished by the Turks in the 17th century and they no longer exist.

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  • Maintained by: Find a Grave
  • Originally Created by: MC
  • Added: 20 Nov 2005
  • Find a Grave Memorial 12419869
  • Find a Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Sigismund of Luxembourg (15 Feb 1368–9 Dec 1437), Find a Grave Memorial no. 12419869, citing Cathedral Basilica of Saint Mary, Oradea, Bihor, Romania ; Maintained by Find A Grave .