• Born year: 1174
  • Born in: History of Bavaria
  • Death date: 1243-10-15
  • Death in: Kingdom of Poland (1025–1385)
Hedwig of Silesia

Saint Hedwig of Silesia (Polish: Święta Jadwiga Śląska), also Saint Hedwig of Andechs (German: Heilige Hedwig von Andechs, Latin: Hedvigis) (1174 – 15 October 1243) from the comital House of Andechs was Duchess of Silesia from 1201 and of Greater Poland from 1231 as well as High Duchess consort of Poland from 1232 until 1238.