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Otto I'the Great' Liudolfing, Holy Roman Emperor, King of Germany, King of Italy, Duke of Saxony

Otto I'the Great' Liudolfing, Holy Roman Emperor, King of Germany, King of Italy, Duke of Saxony

Male Abt 912 - 973  (~ 61 years)

 

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Otto I 'the Great' Liudolfing, Holy Roman Emperor, King of Germany, King of Italy, Duke of Saxony

Manuscript depiction of Otto I accepting the surrender of Berengar of Ivrea Margrave of Ivrea, and usurper King of Italy, attempted to legitimize his rule in Lombardy by forcing Lothair II's widow Adelaide, the respective daughter, daughter-in-law, and widow of the last three kings of Italy, into marriage with his son Adalbert. The header reads Otto I Theutonicorum rex ("Otto the First, King of the Germans").


Owner/SourceWikipedia
DateAbt 1200
File nameOtto_I_Manuscriptum_Mediolanense_c_1200.jpg
File Size46.08k
Dimensions450 x 326
Linked toBerengar II, Usurper King of Italy, Margrave of Ivrea (History); Otto I'the Great' Liudolfing, Holy Roman Emperor, King of Germany, King of Italy, Duke of Saxony