In 1426 Aussig was besieged by the Hussites, who on 16 June 1426, though only 25,000 strong, defeated with great slaughter a German army of 70,000 which had been sent to its relief; the town was stormed and sacked the next day.
|Father||Mother||Death date||Age at death|
|Heinrich VIII. Reuß von Plauen (c1368-1426)||Heinrich IV. Reuß von Plauen (c1333-bef1368)||Jutta von Hackeborn (c1343-?)||16 June 1426 JL||58|