Blessed Gisella of Ungarn

detail of a statue of Blessed Gizella; József Ispánki, 1938; castle in Veszprém, Hungary; photographed in 2008; swiped from Wikimedia CommonsAlso known as

  • Gisella of Hungary
  • Gisela of…
  • Gisele of…
  • Gizella of…



Sister of Saint Henry II, emperor of Germany. Wife of Saint Stephen of Hungary. First Queen of Hungary. Widow. After a life of using her position for charity, she retired to the convent at Passau in modern Germany.



Additional Information

MLA Citation

  • “Blessed Gisella of Ungarn“. CatholicSaints.Info. 6 May 2017. Web. 28 July 2021. <>