COMPANION

Adelaide of Italy

931 - 999

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Adelaide of Italy (German: Adelheid; 931 – 16 December 999 AD), also called Adelaide of Burgundy, was Holy Roman Empress by marriage to Emperor Otto the Great; she was crowned with him by Pope John XII in Rome on 2 February 962. She was the first empress designated consors regni, denoting a "co-bearer of royalty" who shared power with her husband. She was essential as a model for future consorts regarding both status and political influence. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Adelaide of Italy has received more than 294,508 page views. Her biography is available in 40 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 38 in 2019). Adelaide of Italy is the 103rd most popular companion (up from 109th in 2019), the 34th most popular biography from Switzerland (up from 43rd in 2019) and the most popular Companion.

Adelaide of Italy is most famous for being the wife of the Holy Roman Emperor, Otto I.

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  • 67.71

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  • 40

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 8.91

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 2.45

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

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Among COMPANIONS

Among companions, Adelaide of Italy ranks 103 out of 673Before her are Louise of Mecklenburg-Strelitz, Isabeau of Bavaria, Athaliah, Maria Luisa of Parma, Anna Pavlovna of Russia, and Caterina Sforza. After her are Emma of Normandy, Julia Domna, Maria Theresa of Naples and Sicily, Pulcheria, Julia the Elder, and Anne Hathaway.

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Contemporaries

Among people born in 931, Adelaide of Italy ranks 1After her are Boris II of Bulgaria, Al-Mu'izz li-Din Allah, Taksony of Hungary, Emperor Muzong of Liao, and Adalbert I, Count of Vermandois. Among people deceased in 999, Adelaide of Italy ranks 2Before her is Pope Gregory V. After her are Boleslaus II, Duke of Bohemia and Bermudo II of León.

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In Switzerland

Among people born in Switzerland, Adelaide of Italy ranks 34 out of 876Before her are Charles Édouard Guillaume (1861), Elisabeth Kübler-Ross (1926), Erich von Däniken (1935), Friedrich Dürrenmatt (1921), Jacques Necker (1732), and Jacob Bernoulli (1654). After her are Karl Barth (1886), Johannes Itten (1888), Eugen Bleuler (1857), Emil Theodor Kocher (1841), Auguste Piccard (1884), and Heinrich Rohrer (1933).

Among COMPANIONS In Switzerland

Among companions born in Switzerland, Adelaide of Italy ranks 1