Ștefan Surdul

Ștefan Surdul (? – 2 February 1595) was the son of Ioan Vodă cel Cumplit. He ruled Wallachia from May 1591 to August 1592. According to one source he was a leather cutter and harness maker by trade.[1]

Ștefan Surdul
Prince of Wallachia
ReignMay 1591 – August 1592
PredecessorMihnea Turcitul
SuccessorAlexandru cel Rău
Died2 February 1595
DynastyHouse of Bogdan-Mușat
FatherIoan Vodă cel Cumplit


  1. ^ Xenopol, p.33
Ștefan Surdul
Regnal titles
Preceded by
Mihnea Turcitul
Voivode of Wallachia
Succeeded by
Alexandru cel Rău