Maximilian succeeds as King of Bohemia (38 words)

Historical Context Note

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Maximilian, son of the Holy Roman Emperor Ferdinand I, succeeds as King of Bohemia. A few months later, on 20th November, he is elected King of the Romans, effectively Ferdinand's heir and successor to the title of Emperor.

Editors. "Maximilian succeeds as King of Bohemia". The Literary Encyclopedia. First published 01 February 2011
[, accessed 27 October 2016.]

Related Groups

  1. European Dynastic and Religious Wars 16th-17th Centuries: Germany and Central Europe