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Frederick II, Holy Roman Emperor

1194 - 1250

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Frederick II (German: Friedrich; Italian: Federico; Latin: Federicus; 24 December 1194 – 13 December 1250) was King of Sicily from 1198, King of Germany from 1212, King of Italy and Holy Roman Emperor from 1220 and King of Jerusalem from 1225. He was the son of emperor Henry VI of the Hohenstaufen dynasty and Queen Constance of Sicily of the Hauteville dynasty. His political and cultural ambitions were enormous as he ruled a vast area, beginning with Sicily and stretching through Italy all the way north to Germany. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Frederick II, Holy Roman Emperor has received more than 1,845,737 page views. His biography is available in 75 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 73 in 2019). Frederick II, Holy Roman Emperor is the 187th most popular politician (down from 153rd in 2019), the 85th most popular biography from Italy (down from 78th in 2019) and the 17th most popular Italian Politician.

Frederick II, Holy Roman Emperor is most famous for his military achievements. He was a great leader and strategist who led his armies to victory in many battles. He was also a patron of the arts and sciences.

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Among POLITICIANS

Among politicians, Frederick II, Holy Roman Emperor ranks 187 out of 15,710Before him are Mars, David Ben-Gurion, Ibrahim of the Ottoman Empire, Al Gore, Charles VI, Holy Roman Emperor, and Puyi. After him are Louis Philippe I, Domitian, Francis II of France, Edward VI of England, Harun al-Rashid, and George VI.

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Contemporaries

Among people born in 1194, Frederick II, Holy Roman Emperor ranks 1After him are Nachmanides, Rusudan of Georgia, Muhammad I of Granada, and Hugh I of Cyprus. Among people deceased in 1250, Frederick II, Holy Roman Emperor ranks 1After him are Villard de Honnecourt, Eric IV of Denmark, Eric XI of Sweden, Robert I, Count of Artois, Al-Muazzam Turanshah, Herman VI, Margrave of Baden, Theresa of Portugal, Queen of León, Guillaume de Sonnac, Peter I, Duke of Brittany, and Alberic of Trois-Fontaines.

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In Italy

Among people born in Italy, Frederick II, Holy Roman Emperor ranks 85 out of 4,088Before him are Pope Pius IX (1792), Sophia Loren (1934), Pope Gregory XIII (1502), Pope Gregory VII (1020), Lucretius (-94), and Masaccio (1401). After him are Domitian (51), Bud Spencer (1929), Artemisia Gentileschi (1593), Empedocles (-490), Tintoretto (1518), and Antonio Salieri (1750).

Among POLITICIANS In Italy

Among politicians born in Italy, Frederick II, Holy Roman Emperor ranks 17Before him are Tiberius (-42), Mark Antony (-83), Marcus Licinius Crassus (-115), Vespasian (9), Brutus the Younger (-85), and Titus (41). After him are Domitian (51), Silvio Berlusconi (1936), Scipio Africanus (-235), Antoninus Pius (86), Lucius Tarquinius Superbus (-600), and Sulla (-138).