Jadwiga

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Jadwiga

(yädvē`gä), 1374–99, Polish queen (1384–99), daughter of Louis ILouis I
or Louis the Great,
1326–82, king of Hungary (1342–82) and of Poland (1370–82). He succeeded his father, Charles I, in Hungary, and his uncle, Casimir III, in Poland.
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 of Hungary and Poland. To satisfy Polish demands for autonomy at Louis's death, she reigned in Poland and her sister reigned in Hungary. Jadwiga married (1386) Jagiello, grand duke of Lithuania (see Ladislaus IILadislaus II
or Ladislaus Jagiello
, 1350?–1434, king of Poland (1386–1434), grand duke of Lithuania (1378–1401), founder of the Jagiello dynasty.
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), in order to unite Poland and Lithuania and to convert the Lithuanians to Christianity. They ruled jointly, and after she died without children he ruled alone. Jadwiga restored (1387) to Poland the regions of Lviv and Halych (later Galicia) that her father had given to Hungarian governors. She founded (1397) a theological college in Kraków and effected the restoration of the Univ. of Kraków. She is nationally venerated as a saint.
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He leaves his loving companion of 14 years, Myrtle Cournoyer of Sarasota, Florida, a daughter Susan Damon and her husband Ronald, a son Glenn Hertach all of Leominster, Massachusetts, a step daughter Katie Calderon and her husband Edwin as well as their daughters Katie, Jadzia and Naomi all of Sarasota, four grandchildren Ryan Gravelle and his wife Stephanie, Gregory and Shannon Gravelle and Samantha Hertach all of Leominster and a great granddaughter Madison Gravelle.
The study was conducted by Jadzia Jagiellowicz, Xiaomeng Xu, Arthur Aron, and Elaine Aron at Stony Brook University, along with Guikang Cao and Tingyong Feng of Southwest University, China and Xuchu Weng of the Chinese Academy of Sciences, Beijing, China.
STAR: crowds flocked to Cuddles the killer whale in April 1972 and below, to the sea lion show at the opening in May 1937; OH BABY: a newly-born rare lion cub Jadzia with mum in 2002; FAMILY FUN: polar bears in March 1989 and right, the polar bear pit in 1951; STYLE: the Art Deco enclosure of the brown bear pit; APRIL 15, 1937: Shetland ponies and a camel are some of the first arrivals a few weeks before opening
Jadzia Lurc, who has been a fragrance consultant at Boots in Huddersfield for 20 years, has collected bottles for most of her career with the company.
They said she was looked after while pregnant with daughter Jadzia and only complained when her hours were cut - in line with her colleagues - when she returned to work.