Wenzel II of Bohemia

Wenzel II of Bohemia

Birth
Prague, Okres Praha, Prague Capital City, Czech Republic
Death 21 Jun 1305 (aged 33)
Prague, Okres Praha, Prague Capital City, Czech Republic
Burial Zbraslav, Okres Praha, Prague Capital City, Czech Republic
Memorial ID 96242691 · View Source
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Royalty. King of Bohemia and Poland. He was the only surviving son of Přemysl Ottokar II and Kunigunde von Halicz.
Wenceslaus II was King of Bohemia, Duke of Cracow and King of Poland.
He was the only son of King Ottokar II of Bohemia and Ottokar's second wife Kunigunda. He was born in 1271, ten years after the marriage of his parents. Kunigunda was the daughter of Rostislav
Mikhailovich, lord of Slavonia, son of a Grand Prince of Kiev, and Anna of Hungary, daughter of Béla IV of Hungary. His great-grandfather was the German king Philip of Swabia. He was a member of the Premyslid dynasty.
He was married twice:
In 1285 in Eger (Cheb), he married Judith of Habsburg (1271–1297), daughter of Rudolph I of Germany and his wife Gertrude of Hohenburg. She died shortly after their 10th child was born:
Premysl Otakar (6 May 1288 – 19 November 1288).
Wenceslaus III (6 October 1289 – 4 August 1306); King of Bohemia, King of Hungary and King of Poland.
Agnes (6 October 1289 – soon after 6 August 1296), twin of Wenceslaus; married in 1296 to Rupert, eldest surviving son of German King Adolf of Nassau.
Anne (10 October 1290 – 3 September 1313), married in 1306 to Henry of Carinthia.
Elisabeth (20 January 1292 – 28 September 1330), married in 1310 to John of Luxembourg.
Guta (3 March 1293 – 3 August 1294).
John (26 February 1294 – 1 March 1295).
John (21 February 1295 – 6 December 1296).
Margaret (21 February 1296 – 8 April 1322), married in 1308 to Bolesaw III the Generous, Duke of Wrocaw.
Guta (born and died 21 May 1297).
In 1300, he married Elisabeth Richeza (1286–1335), daughter of Przemysl II. They had one child:
Agnes (25 June 1305 – before 4 January 1337), married to Henry I, Duke of Jawor.
Wenceslaus has also numerous illegitimate children, including Jan Volek (?? – 27 September 1351), bishop of Olomouc


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  • Created by: Lutetia
  • Added: 29 Aug 2012
  • Find a Grave Memorial 96242691
  • Find a Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Wenzel II of Bohemia (17 Sep 1271–21 Jun 1305), Find a Grave Memorial no. 96242691, citing Kostel Svatého Jakuba Většího, Zbraslav, Okres Praha, Prague Capital City, Czech Republic ; Maintained by Lutetia (contributor 46580078) .