Jan Hasištejnský z Lobkovic
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Biography

Jan Hasištejnský z Lobkovic was born in 1450. He came from a noble family with estates located around the town of Kadaň in north-western Bohemia. The Lobkovic family had been given Hasištejn castle by King Wenceslas IV in 1418 as a reward for services provided by Mikuláš (I) Chudý z Lobkovic. Jan was one of four sons, and his brother Bohuslav ‘was one of the leading lig…

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Nicholson, Chris, “Jan Hasištejnský z Lobkovic”, in: Christian-Muslim Relations 1500 - 1900, General Editor David Thomas. Consulted online on 20 October 2018 <http://dx.doi.org/10.1163/2451-9537_cmrii_COM_27650>
First published online: 2015



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