The Grand Duchy of Lithuaniaball was an European state that became part of Polish-Lithuanian Commonwealthball later.Despite his flag not being rectangular shaped, this country is named ball. The non-ball version is more like an Anschluss form.
Grand Duchy of Lithuaniaball is Lithuaniaball in his childhood, teenage, and young adulthood years.
Consolidation of the Lithuanian lands began in late 12th century. Duke Mindaugas managed to unify all the lands and was crowned as the first king of Lithuania.
After Mindaugas' death, increased Teutonic Orderball's threats.
In mid-1320s an agreement between king of Poland, Władysław Łokietek, and Grand Duke of Lithuania, Gediminas, was made. Gediminas daughter Aldona married Władysław Łokietek's son and future successor, Casimir III of Poland, in 1325, which led to improved relations.
In 1385 the growing threat of the Teutonic Order to both countries led to a firmer alliance - the Polish-Lithuanian union, which was ruled by Jogailaičiai dynasty.
In 1569, Poland and Lithuania merged into a single nation - Poland-Lithuaniaball, ending the Jogailaičiai dynasty.
How to draw
Grand Duchy of Lithuaniaball can be drawn as normal ball or with its flag-shape.
|Counties||Alytusball • Kaunasball • Klaipėdaball • Marijampolėball • Panevėžysball • Šiauliaiball • Tauragėball • Telšiaiball • Utenaball • Vilnius Countyball ( Vilniusball) • Samogitiaball|
|Former entities||Migrants from East (Prehistoric Europeans)• Grand Duchy of Lithuaniaball • Polish-Lithuanian Commonwealthball • Republic of Lithuaniaball (1918-40) • Lithuanian SSRball ( Soviet Unionball)|
|Brestball • Gomelball • Grodnoball • Mogilevball • Minskball ( Minskball Capital) • Vitebskball|
|Migrants from West (Prehistoric Europeans) • Slavsball • Dregovichsball • Kyivan Rusball • Grand Duchy of Lithuaniaball • Poland-Lithuaniaball • Russian Empireball • Belarusian People's Republicball • Belarusian Central Councilball • Byelorussian SSRball|