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[[File:POL COA Radziwiłł.svg|180px|thumb|left|The [[Trąby Coat of Arms]] was situated in the center of a Black Eagle in a golden Shield.]]
 
[[File:POL COA Radziwiłł.svg|180px|thumb|left|The [[Trąby Coat of Arms]] was situated in the center of a Black Eagle in a golden Shield.]]
'''Mikołaj Radziwiłł''', nicknamed ''The Red'' (Polish ''Rudy'', Lithuanian: ''Radvila Rudasis''), also known as ''Mikołaj Radziwiłł the Sixth'' (1512 – 27 April 1584), was a Polish-Lithuanian nobleman, [[Count palatine|Count Palatine]] of Vilnius, [[Grand Chancellor of Lithuania]], and [[Grand Lithuanian Hetman]] (from 1576) in the Grand Duchy of Lithuania and later in Polish-Lithuanian Commonwealth. Together with his cousin [[Mikołaj "the Black" Radziwiłł]] and the [[Radziwiłł]] family were granted title and position as [[Reichsfürst]] Prince of the [[Holy Roman Empire]].
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'''Mikołaj Radziwiłł''', nicknamed ''The Red'' (Polish ''Rudy'', Lithuanian: ''Radvila Rudasis''), also known as ''Mikołaj Radziwiłł the Sixth'' (1512 – 27 April 1584), was a Polish-Lithuanian nobleman, [[Count palatine|Count Palatine]] of Vilnius, [[Grand Chancellor of Lithuania]], and [[Grand Lithuanian Hetman]] (from 1576) in the Grand Duchy of Lithuania and later in Polish-Lithuanian Commonwealth. Together with his [[cousin]] [[Mikołaj "the Black" Radziwiłł]] and the [[Radziwiłł]] family were granted title and position as [[Reichsfürst]] Prince of the [[Holy Roman Empire]].
   
 
Mikołaj Radziwiłł spent many years as a military commander. While not the most famous of Commonwealth hetmans, under king [[Stefan Batory]] he was fairly successful in defending the eastern borders of the Commonwealth against the Muscovy.
 
Mikołaj Radziwiłł spent many years as a military commander. While not the most famous of Commonwealth hetmans, under king [[Stefan Batory]] he was fairly successful in defending the eastern borders of the Commonwealth against the Muscovy.

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