Frederick I, Holy Roman Emperor

1122 - 1190

Frederick I, Holy Roman Emperor

Frederick Barbarossa (German: Friedrich I., Italian: Federico I; 1122 – 10 June 1190), also known as Frederick I, was the Holy Roman Emperor from 2 January 1155 until his death 35 years later. He was elected King of Germany at Frankfurt on 4 March 1152 and crowned in Aachen on 9 March 1152. He was crowned King of Italy on 24 April 1155 in Pavia and emperor by Pope Adrian IV on 18 June 1155 in Rome. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Frederick I, Holy Roman Emperor has received more than 1,751,126 page views. His biography is available in 85 different languages on Wikipedia making him the 76th most popular politician.

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Among politicians, Frederick I, Holy Roman Emperor ranks 75 out of 14,801Before him are George Washington, Pontius Pilate, Mehmed the Conqueror, Benjamin Franklin, Giuseppe Garibaldi, and Vladimir Putin. After him are Napoleon III, Mary II of England, Hirohito, Margaret Thatcher, Nebuchadnezzar II, and Diocletian.

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Among people born in 1122, Frederick I, Holy Roman Emperor ranks 1After him are Eleanor of Aquitaine and Wanyan Liang. Among people deceased in 1190, Frederick I, Holy Roman Emperor ranks 1After him are Sibylla, Queen of Jerusalem, Bernart de Ventadorn, Isabella of Hainault, Otto II, Margrave of Meissen, Saigyō, Anvari, Floris III, Count of Holland, Maria Komnene, Queen of Hungary, Godfrey III, Count of Louvain, and William of Newburgh.

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In Germany

Among people born in Germany, Frederick I, Holy Roman Emperor ranks 26 out of 3,763Before him are Friedrich Engels (1820), Johannes Brahms (1833), Karl Lagerfeld (1933), Henry Kissinger (1923), Robert Schumann (1810), and Empress Elisabeth of Austria (1837). After him are Heinrich Himmler (1900), Hermann Hesse (1877), Thomas Mann (1875), Martin Heidegger (1889), Karl Benz (1844), and Max Planck (1858).