Editors. "John Sigismund Zapolya of Transylvania dies". The Literary Encyclopedia. First published 01 February 2011
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John Sigismund Zapolya of Transylvania dies (30 words)
Historical Context Note
On the death of John Sigismund Zapolya of Transylvania, the Emperor Maximilian II acquires the prince's possessions in Hungary, but the estates of Transylvania elect Stephen Bathory as their Voivode.15120 John Sigismund Zapolya of Transylvania dies 2 Historical context notes are intended to give basic and preliminary information on a topic. In some cases they will be expanded into longer entries as the Literary Encyclopedia evolves.
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