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In September 935 (in older sources 929) a group of nobles—allied with Wenceslas's younger brother Boleslav—plotted to kill the Duke. After Boleslav invited Wenceslas I to the feast of Saints Cosmas and Damian in Stara Boleslav, three of Boleslav's companions murdered Wenceslas on his way to church after a quarrel between him and his brother. Boleslav thus succeeded him as the Duke of Bohemia.
According to Cosmas's Chronicle, one of Boleslav's sons was born on the day of Wenceslas's death, and because of the ominous circumstance of his birth the infant was named Strachkvas, which means "a dreadful feast".
On 940, the prince of the Slezanie, who was baptized as Peter united Silesia and expelled the Bohemians from Silesia.
On 945 Peter annexed the lands of the Vistulans and the Lendians which weakened the Bohemians completely, he declared the independence of his own realm.
The town of Wratislaw(Wroclav) is renamed as Petropolis or Piotrow in honor of Peter, his countr