Stefan Bathory

Stefan Bathory

Birth
Sălaj, Romania
Death 12 Dec 1586 (aged 53)
Hrodzienskaja, Belarus
Burial Kraków, Miasto Kraków, Małopolskie, Poland
Memorial ID 20604329 · View Source
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King of Poland. Born into a royal Hungarian family he served as Prince of Transylvania from 1571 to 1586 and after marrying Anna Jagiellon was crowned King consort of Poland, reigning from 1576 to 1586 and was the Duke consort of Lithuania during the same period. He was considered a great reformer making improvements in the tax, military and judicial systems. He was also known for effective diplomatic skills that he used to build alliances with surrounding kingdoms.

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  • Created by: Helaine M. Larina
  • Added: 24 Jul 2007
  • Find A Grave Memorial 20604329
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Stefan Bathory (27 Sep 1533–12 Dec 1586), Find A Grave Memorial no. 20604329, citing Wawel Cathedral, Kraków, Miasto Kraków, Małopolskie, Poland ; Maintained by Helaine M. Larina (contributor 46491470) .