Louis I


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King of Hungary (1342–82) and of Poland (1370–82). He fought two successful wars against Venice (1357–58; 1378–81), and the rulers of Serbia, Wallachia, Moldavia, and Bulgaria became his vassals. Under his rule Hungary became a powerful state, though Poland was troubled by revolts.

Subjects: Military History.

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