Ladislaus III, King of Hungary; 30 November 1204 Esztergom Aged 29–30 Ladislaus III 18th king of Hungary
The successors of Ladislaus and Coloman—especially Béla II (1131–1141), Béla III (1176–1196), Andrew II (1205–1235), and Béla IV (1235–1270)—continued this policy of expansion towards the Balkan Peninsula and the lands east of the Carpathian Mountains, transforming their kingdom into one of the major powers of medieval Europe.
Childhood (1262–1272) Ladislaus was the elder son of Stephen V, son of Béla IV of Hungary, and Stephen's wife Elizabeth the Cuman.   Elizabeth was the daughter of a chieftain of the Cumans who had settled in Hungary.  She was born as a pagan and was baptized before her marriage to Stephen. 
In the 1290s, under the last king of the Árpád dynasty, King Andrew III, the beginning of the establishment of the system of noblemen’s estates could already be observed; the words ‘parliament’ and ‘status’ appeared in the Hungarian political language at an unprecedentedly early age.
Professor Mesut Uyar, review of Austro-Hungarian War Aims in the Balkans during World War I, (review no. 1846) DOI: 10.14296/RiH/2014/1846. Date accessed: 10 December, 2023.
Hungary became a Christian kingdom in A.D. 1000 and for many centuries served as a bulwark against Ottoman Turkish expansion in Europe. The kingdom eventually became part of the polyglot Austro-Hungarian Empire, which collapsed during World War I. The country fell under communist rule following World War II. In 1956, a revolt and an announced ...
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