Duke Borivoj BOHEMIA, I
- Born: Abt 842-860, Praha, Praha, Bohemia, Czechoslovakia
- Married: 874, Psov, Melnik, Czechoslovakia
- Died: 894, Tetin, Horovice, Czechoslovakia
Other names for Borivoj were Borziway, BOHEMIA King, BOHEMIA Duke and CZECHOSLOVAKIA Prince.
Ancestral File Number: 8BG3-4H. User ID: 19363582728.
Duke of BOHEMIA, Prince of CZECHOSLOVAKIA.
Encyclopaedia Britannica, 1981, Micropaedia, Vol VI, p377, Ludmila Saint: "... [Ludmila] married Borivoj, the first Czech prince to adopt Christianity. After their baptism by Archbishop St Methodius of Sirmium, apostle of the Slavs, they built Bohemia's first Christian church, near Prague. After Borivoj died, their son, Ratislav, married Drahomira, Wenceslas' mother..."
Macropaedia, Vol II, p1185, Bohemia and Czechoslovakia History of: "...After the death of Louis the German (876), Svatopluk acquired large territories with Slavic population. He annexed some and left local princes who recognized his suzerainty in others. Such was apparently the case of the Czech prince Borivoj I. Propagation of Christianity followed Svatopluk's advances. According to legends, Borivoj was baptized by Methodius andthen admitted clerics of the Slavic rite to his principality..."
Ancestral File Ver 4.11 8BG3-4H Borivoj BOHEMIA Duke Born Abt 842, 9HN0-GS Borziway I BOHEMIA King.
INTERNATIONAL GENEALOGICAL INDEX
IGI Birth T990285-175-1260943 Borivoj I Duke of BOHEMIA Father Hostivit Duke of BOHEMIA Mother Miloslava Duchess of BOHEMIA 842 Praha Praha Czechoslovakia.
IGI Marriage T990285-7-1260943 Borivoj I Duke of BOHEMIA Spouse Lidmila Ze PSOVA 874 Psov Melnick Czechoslovakia.
Borivoj married Saint Ludmila Ze PSOVA, daughter of Slavibor Zupan PSOV, in 874 in Psov, Melnik, Czechoslovakia. (Saint Ludmila Ze PSOVA was born about 853-860 in Psov, Melnik, Czechoslovakia and died on 15 Sep 921-927 in Castle, Tetin , Podebrady, Bohemia, Czechoslovakia.)