Jan Žižka

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Jan Žižka z Trocnova a Kalicha
Jan Zizka Vitkov Prague CZ 007.jpg
Statue of Jan Žižka bi Bohumil Kafka on Vítkov Hill in Prague
Elk-nameJohn the Ane-Eed
Žižka o the Chalice
BornTrocnov
Dee'dPřibyslav
Place o burialUnkent
AllegianceBohemia Arms.svg Kinrick o Bohemie
Years o servicec. 1378–1424
RankChamberlain tae Queen Sofia o Bavarie
Battles/warsBattle o Grunwald

Hussite Wars

AwairdsA castle near Litoměřice. He gae the biblical name o Chalice (Kalich in Czech) tae this new possession

Jan Žižka z Trocnova a Kalicha (Czech pronunciation: [ˈjan ˈʒɪʃka] ( listen); German: Johann Ziska; Inglis: John Zizka of Trocnov and the Chalice) (c. 1360–1424), Czech general an Hussite leader, follaer o Jan Hus, wis born in the smaa veelage o Trocnov (nou pairt o Borovany) in Bohemie, intae a gentried faimily.