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Holy Roman emperor (1410-1437) and king of Hungary (1387-1437) and Bohemia (1419-1437). He helped end the Great Schism (1378-1417) between two elected popes by convening the Council of Constance (1414-1418).
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(Biography) 1368–1437, king of Hungary (1387–1437) and of Bohemia (1419–37); Holy Roman Emperor (1411–37). He helped to end the Great Schism in the Church; implicated in the death of Huss
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Sig•is•mund(ˈsɪdʒ ɪs mənd, ˈsɪg ɪs-)
1368–1437, Holy Roman emperor 1411–37.
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