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Ulrich II of CeljeUlrich II of Celje

Life: 1406-1456
Birth Place: Celje, Slovenia?
Historical Role: Noble, Statesman, Regent
Titles: Count of Celje, Captain General of Hungary
Primary countries affected: Croatia, Hungary, Slovakia, Slovenia Secondary countries affected: Austria, Bosnia, Germany, Ottoman Empire, Serbia
Events: NA

Biography:


Count Ulrich II of Celje was an important noble in Hungary during the 15th century. At first he was at odds with John Hunyadi. Ulrich arranged this so that he would be the caretaker for the future king Ladislaus V, when Ladislaus V became King Ulrich exercised total power over the kingdom and was later named Captain General of Hungary.

Sources:

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Ulrich_II_of_Celje

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