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Otto I, Duke of Bavaria

1120 - 1183

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Otto I (1117 – 11 July 1183), called the Redhead (German: der Rotkopf), was Duke of Bavaria from 1180 until his death. He was also called Otto VI as Count Palatine of Bavaria from 1156 to 1180. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Otto I, Duke of Bavaria has received more than 66,693 page views. His biography is available in 24 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 23 in 2019). Otto I, Duke of Bavaria is the 3,285th most popular politician (up from 3,584th in 2019), the 877th most popular biography from Germany (up from 987th in 2019) and the 253rd most popular German Politician.

Otto I, Duke of Bavaria is most famous for being the first Holy Roman Emperor. He was born in 912 and died in 973. Otto I was the son of Henry the Fowler, King of Germany, and the grandson of Otto I, King of East Francia.

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Among politicians, Otto I, Duke of Bavaria ranks 3,285 out of 15,577Before him are Sancho III of Castile, Al-Nasir, Lluís Companys, Ferdinand II of Naples, Emperor Ai of Tang, and Tukulti-Ninurta I. After him are Moinuddin Chishti, Louis-Jules Trochu, Jean de Dunois, Ernest Augustus, Duke of Brunswick, Apepi, and Maurice, Elector of Saxony.

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Among people born in 1120, Otto I, Duke of Bavaria ranks 3Before him are Louis VII of France and Eric IX of Sweden. After him are Bolesław IV the Curly, Philip of Milly, Helmold, Eysteinn Erlendsson, and Christina of Denmark, Queen of Sweden. Among people deceased in 1183, Otto I, Duke of Bavaria ranks 3Before him are Alexios II Komnenos and Henry the Young King. After him are Antipope Innocent III, Peter I of Courtenay, and Elisabeth, Countess of Vermandois.

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Among people born in Germany, Otto I, Duke of Bavaria ranks 877 out of 6,142Before him are Erich Kempka (1910), Princess Marianne of the Netherlands (1810), Hennig Brand (1630), Albert of Brandenburg (1490), Stefan George (1868), and Volker Schlöndorff (1939). After him are Maurice, Elector of Saxony (1521), Zwentibold (870), Peter Parler (1330), Ivan Rebroff (1931), Georg-Hans Reinhardt (1887), and Karl Robert Eduard von Hartmann (1842).

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