JohnIII Sobieski


JohnIII Sobieski
John III So·bies·ki (sō-byĕsʹkē), 1629-1696.
King of Poland (1674-1696) who was a leader in the military expulsion of the Turks from Christian Europe. He formed an alliance with the pope, the Holy Roman emperor, and the rulers of Vienna (1684).

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Universalium. 2010.


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