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Bolesław II the Generous
Bolesław II Śmiały by Aleksander Lesser.PNG
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King of Poland
Reign 1076–1079
Coronation 26 December 1076
Gniezno Cathedral, Poland
Predecessor Mieszko II Lambert
Successor Przemysł II
Duke of Poland
Reign 1058–1076
Predecessor Casimir I the Restorer
Successor Władysław I Herman
Born c. 1042
Kingdom of Poland
Died 2 or 3 April 1081/1082
Kingdom of Hungary
Burial Ossiach Abbey (disputed)
Spouse Wyszesława of Kiev
Issue Mieszko
Dynasty Piast
Father Casimir I the Restorer
Mother Maria Dobroniega of Kiev
Religion Roman Catholic

Bolesław II the Generous, also known as the Bold and the Cruel (Polish: Bolesław II Szczodry ; Śmiały; Okrutny; c. 1042 – 2 or 3 April 1081 or 1082), was Duke of Poland from 1058 to 1076. He was third King of Poland from 1076 to 1079.

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