Duke Henry II of Pobozny

Duke Henry II of PoboznyAlso known as

  • Henry II the Pious
  • Henryk II Pobożny


Born to the Silesian nobility. Married layman in the diocese of Legnica, Poland. Duke of Silesia. Duke of Kraków. High Duke of all Poland. Duke of Southern Greater Poland from 1238. Regent of the Piast duchies of Sandomierz and Upper Silesian Opole–Racibórz. His Cause for Canonization has opened.



Additional Information

MLA Citation

  • “Duke Henry II of Pobozny“. CatholicSaints.Info. 27 September 2017. Web. 24 February 2021. <>