Otto I, Duke of Saxony

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Otto (c. 830/40 – 30 November 912), called the Illustrious (German: Otto der Erlauchte) by later authors, a member of the Ottonian dynasty, was Duke of Saxony from 880 to his death. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Otto I, Duke of Saxony has received more than 137,909 page views. His biography is available in 25 different languages on Wikipedia. Otto I, Duke of Saxony is the 3,173rd most popular politician (down from 2,867th in 2019).

Otto I, Duke of Saxony, is most famous for being the first Holy Roman Emperor. He was crowned in Rome in 962.

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Among politicians, Otto I, Duke of Saxony ranks 3,173 out of 15,710Before him are Al-Wathiq, Sambhaji, Telipinu, Emperor Go-Sai, Radomir Putnik, and Tahmasp II. After him are Nicholas Kanabos, Lapu-Lapu, Jayavarman VII, Mark Rutte, Heshen, and Archduchess Maria Maddalena of Austria.

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Among people born in 851, Otto I, Duke of Saxony ranks 1 Among people deceased in 912, Otto I, Duke of Saxony ranks 4Before him are Oleg of Novgorod, Leo VI the Wise, and Ibn Khordadbeh. After him are Zhu Wen, Abdullah ibn Muhammad al-Umawi, Rudolph I of Burgundy, Notker the Stammerer, and Smbat I of Armenia.

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