Henry IV, Holy Roman Emperor

1050 - 1106

Henry IV, Holy Roman Emperor

Henry IV (German: Heinrich IV; 11 November 1050 – 7 August 1106) was Holy Roman Emperor from 1084 to 1105, King of Germany from 1054 to 1105, King of Italy and Burgundy from 1056 to 1105, and Duke of Bavaria from 1052 to 1054. He was the son of Henry III, Holy Roman Emperor—the second monarch of the Salian dynasty—and Agnes of Poitou. After his father's death on 5 October 1056, Henry was placed under his mother's guardianship. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Henry IV, Holy Roman Emperor has received more than 641,278 page views. His biography is available in 58 different languages on Wikipedia making him the 318th most popular politician.

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Among politicians, Henry IV, Holy Roman Emperor ranks 315 out of 14,801Before him are Alexander Dubček, George III of the United Kingdom, Abdulmejid I, Bill Clinton, Salman of Saudi Arabia, and Edward III of England. After him are Elagabalus, Dido, Djoser, Indira Gandhi, Lyndon B. Johnson, and Alcibiades.

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Among people born in 1050, Henry IV, Holy Roman Emperor ranks 1After him are Hassan-i Sabbah, Pope Paschal II, Michael VII Doukas, Peter the Hermit, Roscellinus, Olaf III of Norway, Walter Sans Avoir, Frederick I, Duke of Swabia, Halsten Stenkilsson, Sviatopolk II of Kiev, and Irnerius. Among people deceased in 1106, Henry IV, Holy Roman Emperor ranks 1After him are Yusuf ibn Tashfin, Nestor the Chronicler, Benno, Magnus, Duke of Saxony, and Minamoto no Yoshiie.

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In Germany

Among people born in Germany, Henry IV, Holy Roman Emperor ranks 95 out of 3,763Before him are Peter III of Russia (1728), Helmut Kohl (1930), Carl Maria von Weber (1786), Walter Benjamin (1892), Ernst Haeckel (1834), and Franz Beckenbauer (1945). After him are Leopold Mozart (1719), Sigismund, Holy Roman Emperor (1368), Baron Munchausen (1720), Nikolaus Otto (1832), Ludwig II of Bavaria (1845), and Theodor W. Adorno (1903).

Among POLITICIANS In Germany

Among politicians born in Germany, Henry IV, Holy Roman Emperor ranks 23Before him are Clara Zetkin (1857), Martin Bormann (1900), Joachim von Ribbentrop (1893), Willy Brandt (1913), Peter III of Russia (1728), and Helmut Kohl (1930). After him are Sigismund, Holy Roman Emperor (1368), Ludwig II of Bavaria (1845), Erich Honecker (1912), Charles the Fat (839), Henry the Fowler (876), and Frederick III, German Emperor (1831).

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