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Conrad III of Germany

1093 - 1152

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Conrad III (German: Konrad; Italian: Corrado; 1093 or 1094 – 15 February 1152) of the Hohenstaufen dynasty was from 1116 to 1120 Duke of Franconia, from 1127 to 1135 anti-king of his predecessor Lothair III, and from 1138 until his death in 1152 King of the Romans in the Holy Roman Empire. He was the son of Duke Frederick I of Swabia and Agnes, a daughter of the Salian Emperor Henry IV. His reign saw the start of the conflicts between the Guelphs and Ghibellines. He was involved in the failed Second Crusade with Louis VII, where he would fight and lose at Doryleum and would later fall ill and return to Constantinople. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Conrad III of Germany has received more than 408,334 page views. His biography is available in 52 different languages on Wikipedia (down from 53 in 2019). Conrad III of Germany is the 750th most popular politician (up from 752nd in 2019), the 202nd most popular biography from Germany (up from 208th in 2019) and the 57th most popular German Politician.

Conrad III of Germany is most famous for being the first Holy Roman Emperor in the 12th century.

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Among POLITICIANS

Among politicians, Conrad III of Germany ranks 750 out of 19,576Before him are John Quincy Adams, Jérôme Bonaparte, Sun Quan, Napoléon Louis Bonaparte, Pedro II of Brazil, and Boudica. After him are Cao Pi, Qaboos bin Said al Said, Martti Ahtisaari, Ptolemy V Epiphanes, Louis, Grand Dauphin, and Marwan I.

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Contemporaries

Among people born in 1093, Conrad III of Germany ranks 1After him are Theobald II, Count of Champagne, Simon of Sicily, Baldwin VII, Count of Flanders, Demetrius I of Georgia, Reginald III, Count of Burgundy, Salomea of Berg, Isaac Komnenos, and Constantine Angelos. Among people deceased in 1152, Conrad III of Germany ranks 1After him are Theobald II, Count of Champagne, Ralph I, Count of Vermandois, Raymond II, Count of Tripoli, Matilda of Boulogne, Isaac Komnenos, Conrad I, Duke of Zähringen, and Henry of Scotland.

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In Germany

Among people born in Germany, Conrad III of Germany ranks 202 out of 7,253Before him are Gottlob Frege (1848), Hermann von Helmholtz (1821), Max Ernst (1891), Wilhelm Dilthey (1833), Wilhelm, German Crown Prince (1882), and Nico (1938). After him are Jupp Heynckes (1945), Henry V, Holy Roman Emperor (1086), Lutz Graf Schwerin von Krosigk (1887), Nelly Sachs (1891), Karl Liebknecht (1871), and Gebhard Leberecht von Blücher (1742).

Among POLITICIANS In Germany

Among politicians born in Germany, Conrad III of Germany ranks 57Before him are Christian I of Denmark (1426), Hans Frank (1900), Augustus III of Poland (1696), Otto II, Holy Roman Emperor (955), Louis IV, Holy Roman Emperor (1282), and Wilhelm, German Crown Prince (1882). After him are Henry V, Holy Roman Emperor (1086), Lutz Graf Schwerin von Krosigk (1887), Karl Liebknecht (1871), Otto III, Holy Roman Emperor (980), Frank-Walter Steinmeier (1956), and Maximilian I Joseph of Bavaria (1756).