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Bloody Sabor Of Križevci
Bloody Sabor
Sabor
of Križevci or Bloody Parliament Session or Križevci Bloody Assembly (Croatian: Krvavi Sabor
Sabor
u Križevcima, Krvavi sabor križevački; Hungarian: kőrösi országgyűlés) was an organised killing of the former Croatian ban Stephen II Lackfi and his followers by King Sigismund, in Križevci, Croatia
Križevci, Croatia
on 27 February 1397.[1][2]Contents1 Prelude 2 Aftermath 3 References 4 Further readingPrelude[edit] After the disastrous Battle of Nicopolis, King Sigismund called for the Sabor
Sabor
in city of Križevci and issued a written guarantee (saluus conductus) stating he would not attempt personal revenge on the opponents or harm them in any way.[1] But, he organised the killing of the Croatian Ban Stephen Lackfi and his followers for supporting the opponent king candidate Ladislaus of Naples
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Oton Iveković
Oton Iveković
Oton Iveković
(17 April 1869 – 4 July 1939) was one of the foremost Croatian painters. He graduated from the Academy of Fine Arts in Vienna. He later taught at the Zagreb
Zagreb
Academy of Fine Arts. Iveković largely concerned himself with historical topics as well as some religious themes. Many of his paintings remain the chief representations of Croatian history.Contents1 Biography1.1 Early years 1.2 At the Academy 1.3 Return to Croatia 1.4 Visit to America 1.5 The War2 Paintings 3 Sources 4 External linksBiography[edit] Early years[edit] Oton Iveković
Oton Iveković
was born on 17 April 1869 in Klanjec, where he finished elementary school. He attended high school for three and a half years in Zagreb
Zagreb
where, except for History and Art, he neglected other subjects
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Čakovec
Čakovec
Čakovec
(Croatian pronunciation: [tʃâkoʋets]; Hungarian: Csáktornya; Latin: Aquama; German: Tschakathurn) is a city in northern Croatia, located around 90 kilometres (56 miles) north of Zagreb, the Croatian capital
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Special
Special
Special
or the specials or variation, may refer to:.mw-parser-output .tocright float:right;clear:right;width:auto;background:none;padding:.5em 0 .8em 1.4em;margin-bottom:.5em .mw-parser-output .tocright-clear-left clear:left .mw-parser-output .tocright-clear-both clear:both .mw-parser-output .tocright-clear-none clear:none Contents1 Policing 2 Literature 3 Film and television 4 Music4.1 Albums 4.2 Songs5 Computing 6 Other uses 7 See alsoPolicing[edit] Specials, Ulster
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Ducats
The ducat /ˈdʌkət/ was a gold or silver coin used as a trade coin in Europe from the later middle ages until as late as the 20th century. Many types of ducats had various metallic content and purchasing power throughout the period
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Venice
Venice
Venice
(/ˈvɛnɪs/, VEN-iss; Italian: Venezia, [veˈnɛttsja] ( listen); Venetian: Venesia, [veˈnɛsja]) is a city in northeastern Italy
Italy
and the capital of the Veneto
Veneto
region. It is situated across a group of 118 small islands[1] that are separated by canals and linked by bridges, of which there are 400.[2][3] The islands are located in the shallow Venetian Lagoon, an enclosed bay that lies between the mouths of the Po and the Piave Rivers. Parts of Venice
Venice
are renowned for the beauty of their settings, their architecture, and artwork.[2] The lagoon and a part of the city are listed as a World Heritage Site.[2] In 2014, 264,579 people resided in Comune
Comune
di Venezia, of whom around 55,000 live in the historic city of Venice
Venice
(Centro storico)
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Dalmatia
^ Dalmatia
Dalmatia
is not an official subdivision of the Republic of Croatia; it constitutes a historical region only.^ The figures are an approximation based on statistical data for the four southernmost Croatian Counties ( Zadar
Zadar
without Gračac, Šibenik-Knin, Split-Dalmatia, Dubrovnik-Neretva).[1][2] Dalmatia
Dalmatia
(Croatian: Dalmacija, [dǎlmaːt͡sija]; see names in other languages) is one of the four historical regions of Croatia,[3] alongside Croatia
Croatia
proper, Slavonia
Slavonia
and Istria. Dalmatia
Dalmatia
is a narrow belt of the east shore of the Adriatic Sea, stretching from island of Rab
Rab
in the north to the Bay of Kotor
Bay of Kotor
in the south
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Bosnia
Bosnia and Herzegovina (/ˈbɒzniə ... ˌhɛərtsəɡoʊˈviːnə, -ˌhɜːrt-, -ɡə-/ ( listen) or /ˌhɜːrtsəˈɡɒvɪnə/;[10][11] abbreviated B&H; Bosnian and Serbian: Bosna i Hercegovina (BiH) / Боснa и Херцеговина (БиХ), Croatian: Bosna i Hercegovina (BiH) pronounced [bôsna i xěrtseɡoʋina]), sometimes called Bosnia-Herzegovina, and often known informally as Bosnia, is a country in Southeastern Europe
Europe
located on the Balkan Peninsula. Sarajevo
Sarajevo
is the capital and largest city. It is bordered by Croatia
Croatia
to the north and west; Serbia
Serbia
to the east; Montenegro
Montenegro
to the southeast; and the Adriatic Sea
Adriatic Sea
to the south, with a coastline about 20 kilometres (12 miles) long surrounding the town of Neum
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Croatia
Coordinates: 45°10′N 15°30′E / 45.167°N 15.500°E / 45.167; 15.500 Republic
Republic
of CroatiaRepublika Hrvatska  (Croatian)[a] Flag Coat of arms Anthem: "Lijepa naša domovino"(English: "Our Beautiful Homeland")Location of Croatia (dark green)– in Europe (green & dark grey)– in the European Union (green)Capitaland largest city Zagreb45°48′N 16°0′E / 45.800°N 16.000°E / 45.800; 16.000Official languagesCroatian&#
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Hermann II, Count Of Celje
Hermann II (Slovene: Herman; early 1360s – 13 October 1435), Count of Celje, was a Styrian nobleman and magnate most notable as the faithful supporter and father-in-law of the Hungarian king Sigismund of Luxembourg. Hermann's loyalty to the King ensured him generous grants of land and privileges that led him to become the greatest landowner in the Croatian lands. He served twice as ban of the combined provinces of Slavonia, Croatia and Dalmatia, and was recognized by a treaty in 1427 as heir presumptive to the Kingdom of Bosnia. The House of Celje's rise to power culminated in achieving the dignity of Prince of the Holy Roman Empire
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Međimurje
Međimurje County
Međimurje County
(pronounced [medʑǐmuːrje]; Croatian: Međimurska županija [medʑǐmurskaː ʒupǎnija]; Kajkavian: Međimorje; Slovene: Medžimurje [mɛdʒiˈmúːɾjɛ]; German: Murinsel [ˈmuːɐ̯ˌʔɪnzl̩]; Hungarian: Muraköz megye) is a triangle-shaped county in the northernmost part of Croatia, roughly corresponding to the historical and geographical region of Međimurje. Despite being the smallest Croatian county by size, it is the most densely populated one (not including the City of Zagreb). The county seat is Čakovec, which is also the largest city of the county. The county borders Slovenia
Slovenia
in the north-west and Hungary
Hungary
in the east, with about 30 kilometers of Slovenian territory separating it from Austria. The south-eastern corner of the county is near the town of Legrad
Legrad
and the confluence of the Mura into the Drava
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Drava
The Drava
Drava
or Drave[2] (German: Drau [ˈdʁaʊ]; Slovene: Drava [ˈdɾàːʋa]; Croatian: Drava
Drava
[drǎːʋa]; Hungarian: Dráva [ˈdraːvɒ]) is a river in southern Central Europe. With a length of 710 kilometres (440 mi),[1] 724 kilometres (450 mi) including the Sextner Bach source, it is the fifth or sixth longest tributary of the Danube, after the Tisza, Sava, Prut, Mureș and perhaps Siret. Its source is near the market town of Innichen
Innichen
(San Candido), in the Puster Valley
Puster Valley
of South Tyrol, Italy. The river flows eastwards through East Tirol
East Tirol
and Carinthia
Carinthia
in Austria
Austria
into the Styria region of Slovenia
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Croatian Language
Croatian /kroʊˈeɪʃən/ ( listen) (hrvatski [xř̩ʋaːtskiː]) is the standardized variety of the Serbo-Croatian language[6][7][8] used by Croats,[9] principally in Croatia, Bosnia and Herzegovina, the Serbian province of Vojvodina
Vojvodina
and other neighboring countries. It is the official and literary standard of Croatia
Croatia
and one of the official languages of the European Union. Croatian is also one of the official languages of Bosnia and Herzegovina, a recognized minority language in Serbia, and neighboring countries. Standard Croatian is based on the most widespread dialect of Serbo-Croatian, Shtokavian, more specifically on Eastern Herzegovinian, which is also the basis of Standard Serbian, Bosnian, and Montenegrin
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Master Of The Horse (Kingdom Of Hungary)
The Master of the horse (German: Königlicher Oberststallmeister,[1] Hungarian: főlovászmester,[1] and Latin: agazonum regalium magistri or magister agazonum)[1][2] was one of the high officials of the royal household in the Kingdom of Hungary.[2] Masters of the Horse were included among the "true barons"[3] of the realm from around 1220.[2] References[edit]^ a b c Fallenbüchl 1988, p. 82. ^ a b c Engel 2001, p. 92. ^ Stephen Werbőczy: The Customary Law of the Renowned Kingdom of Hungary in Three Parts (1517) (ch. 1.94), p. 177.Sources[edit]Engel, Pál (2001). The Realm of St Stephen: A History of Medieval Hungary, 895–1526. I.B. Tauris Publishers. ISBN 1-86064-061-3.  Fallenbüchl, Zoltán (1988). Magyarország főméltóságai ("High Dignitaries in Hungary") (in Hungarian)
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Ladislaus Of Naples
Ladislav
Ladislav
is a Czech variant of the Slavic name Vladislav
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Sabor
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