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Otto I, Holy Roman Emperor

912 - 973

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Otto I (23 November 912 – 7 May 973), traditionally known as Otto the Great (German: Otto der Große, Italian: Ottone il Grande), was East Francian king from 936 and Holy Roman Emperor from 962 until his death in 973. He was the oldest son of Henry I the Fowler and Matilda. Otto inherited the Duchy of Saxony and the kingship of the Germans upon his father's death in 936. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Otto I, Holy Roman Emperor has received more than 1,398,952 page views. His biography is available in 77 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 76 in 2019). Otto I, Holy Roman Emperor is the 120th most popular politician (up from 127th in 2019), the 40th most popular biography from Germany (up from 42nd in 2019) and the 6th most popular German Politician.

Otto I, Holy Roman Emperor, is most famous for being the first Holy Roman Emperor to rule over both the Eastern and Western Roman Empires.

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Among POLITICIANS

Among politicians, Otto I, Holy Roman Emperor ranks 120 out of 15,710Before him are Kim Jong-il, Uthman, Harald Fairhair, Marcus Licinius Crassus, Angela Merkel, and Joseph II, Holy Roman Emperor. After him are Henry V of England, Clovis I, Louis XIII of France, Kösem Sultan, Vespasian, and Cardinal Richelieu.

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Contemporaries

Among people born in 912, Otto I, Holy Roman Emperor ranks 1After him are Nikephoros II Phokas, Hyejong of Goryeo, Ibrahim ibn Yaqub, and Pelagius of Córdoba. Among people deceased in 973, Otto I, Holy Roman Emperor ranks 1After him are Guntram the Rich, Ulrich of Augsburg, and Hermann Billung.

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In Germany

Among people born in Germany, Otto I, Holy Roman Emperor ranks 40 out of 5,289Before him are Friedrich Schiller (1759), Bertolt Brecht (1898), Karl Dönitz (1891), Felix Mendelssohn (1809), Adolf Eichmann (1906), and Angela Merkel (1954). After him are Karl Benz (1844), Josef Mengele (1911), Hermann Göring (1893), Werner Heisenberg (1901), Robert Koch (1843), and Hannah Arendt (1906).

Among POLITICIANS In Germany

Among politicians born in Germany, Otto I, Holy Roman Emperor ranks 6Before him are Otto von Bismarck (1815), Henry Kissinger (1923), Heinrich Himmler (1900), Wilhelm II, German Emperor (1859), and Angela Merkel (1954). After him are Hermann Göring (1893), Joseph Goebbels (1897), Reinhard Heydrich (1904), Klemens von Metternich (1773), William I, German Emperor (1797), and Frederick the Great (1712).