Henry the Fowler

876 - 936

Henry the Fowler

Henry the Fowler (German: Heinrich der Vogler or Heinrich der Finkler; Latin: Henricus Auceps) (876 – 2 July 936) was the Duke of Saxony from 912 and the King of East Francia from 919 until his death in 936. As the first non-Frankish king of East Francia, he established the Ottonian dynasty of kings and emperors, and he is generally considered to be the founder of the medieval German state, known until then as East Francia. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Henry the Fowler has received more than 481,695 page views. His biography is available in 58 different languages on Wikipedia making him the 412th most popular politician.

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Among politicians, Henry the Fowler ranks 408 out of 14,801Before him are Severus Alexander, Edward I of England, Frederick III, Holy Roman Emperor, Charles IV of France, Neville Chamberlain, and Theodosius II. After him are Louis X of France, Musa I of Mali, Imre Nagy, Şehzade Bayezid, Yongle Emperor, and Xanthippe.

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Among people born in 876, Henry the Fowler ranks 1After him are John of Rila and Toda of Pamplona. Among people deceased in 936, Henry the Fowler ranks 1After him are Pope John XI, Rudolph of France, Al-Ash'ari, and Boso, Margrave of Tuscany.

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In Germany

Among people born in Germany, Henry the Fowler ranks 118 out of 3,763Before him are Wilhelm Wundt (1832), Charles the Fat (839), Ernst Röhm (1887), Erik Erikson (1902), Alfred Jodl (1890), and Arminius (-17). After him are Walter Gropius (1883), Karl Dönitz (1891), Frederick III, German Emperor (1831), Alois Alzheimer (1864), Gerd von Rundstedt (1875), and Clara Schumann (1819).

Among POLITICIANS In Germany

Among politicians born in Germany, Henry the Fowler ranks 28Before him are Helmut Kohl (1930), Henry IV, Holy Roman Emperor (1050), Sigismund, Holy Roman Emperor (1368), Ludwig II of Bavaria (1845), Erich Honecker (1912), and Charles the Fat (839). After him are Frederick III, German Emperor (1831), Franz von Papen (1879), Augustus II the Strong (1670), George I of Great Britain (1660), Henry II, Holy Roman Emperor (973), and Frederick William I of Prussia (1688).

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