Vode Drágos

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Drágos, Vode

 

Dates of birth and death unknown. Territorial administrator who, with the aid of Hungary, became vicegerent in Moldova (c. 1351-53). In historical literature Dragos.’ name is traditionally connected with the founding of the Moldavian state in 1359 during the reign of Bogdan I.

REFERENCE

Mokhov, N. A.Formirovanie moldavskogo naroda i obrazovanie Moldavskogo gosudarstva. Kishinev, 1959.
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