Patron Saint of Slovakia and the Czech Republic
Forget the 'Good King' Carol — he was a Bavarian Duke. But a good one nonetheless.
Sadly he had an evil brother named Boleslas who, under the pretext of a 'Do come and visit, we would love to see you' invitation, had him clubbed to death on his arrival.
Authors: Peter J Allen and Chas Saunders
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Location : Worldwide Christianity
Gender : Male
Type : Saint or Sage
Celebration or Feast Day : Unknown at present
Birth and Death Dates : ???-938
Pronunciation : Coming soon
Alternative names : None known
Popularity index : 70
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