Born in 1261, he is the son of Casimir I of Kuyavia and Euphrosyne of Opole. He was a prince of the Mazovian line. He married Hedwig of Kalisz. Their son, Kazimierz III, took reign after Wladyslaw died.
Zamoyski, Adam. The
Polish Way. NY: Hippocrene Books, 1987.
The Royal Seal of Wladyslaw the Short, as he was called, is a public domain image acquired through Wikipedia.
On This Day is a prompt I started this month to further explore historical events. I will make every effort to keep events localized to that of my research or research I am conducting for others. However, from time to time, it will simply be a subject that captured my attention. Some posts will be brief while others may be more detailed.
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