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Stephanus Zamosius
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István Szamosközy

Date of Birth: Around 1565-1570

Place of Birth: Kolozsvár (German: Klausenburg; present-day: Cluj-Napoca, Romania)

Date of Death: 29 March 1612

Place of Death: Gyulafehérvár (German: Karlsburg, formerly Weißenburg; present-day: Alba Iulia, Romania)


István Szamosközy (called Stephanus Zamosius in his Latin works) was a Hungarian humanist, archivist and chronicler in late 16th-/early 17th-century Transylva…

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Györkös, Attila, “Stephanus Zamosius”, in: Christian-Muslim Relations 1500 - 1900, General Editor David Thomas. Consulted online on 07 July 2020 <>

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