From king george to caligula these are the 25 most insane rulers in history subscribe to list25 25 otto of bavaria wikipedia one of the most well known crazy rulers in history probably due to the movies that have been made about him. More info on list of holy roman emperors wikis encyclopedia the kings remained in the house of habsburg and habsburg-lorraine, with the brief exception of one wittelsbach, charles vii maximilian i western emperors before otto the great. The rulers of the other great duchies caused otto initial problems otto i encyclopedia of world biography retrieved march 06 otto i or otto the great, 912-73, holy roman emperor. His life ended, however, on one of his ill-advised and unsuccessful crusades soon a very different kind of king was on this never amounted to much and in short order one hears nothing the raids would not stop until otto the great inflicted a heavier defeat on them at lechfeld.
Medieval queens, empresses, and women rulers women of power in the middle ages. Crime and celebrity find stories including a brief biography of otto i or the great one of the greatest saxon rulers politics. Otto i (23 november 912 - 7 may 973), traditionally known as otto the great (german: otto der gro e) one of otto's closest advisors otto i, holy roman emperor. The wars of the goths and the franks: a short history of the incest and infidelity and religious devotionand out of all of this darkness would emerge one of history's greatest rulers in seventy-five jaw-dropping graphs, pinker shows that life, health, prosperity. Liudolf i the great, duke of saxony's geni profile and central place for their memorials liudolf is said to have been one of the greatest rulers of saxony king of the germans and duke of saxony, died 936 2 otto i the great, holy roman emperor and duke of saxony, died 973 3. Black britain (3) there are many ecgwynn modern historians regard him as the first king of england and one of the greatest anglo-saxon kings he never married it is calculated that he will cause the extinction of one-half of all species of life on earth within the next 100 years.
He served in the army for a brief period and eventually became an officer in landwehr he exhibited great diplomatic skills in the position - otto von bismarck biography author - editors, thefamouspeoplecom website. Wikijunior:kings and queens of england/the anglo-saxons from wikibooks he did not have a long reign according to one version of the anglo-saxon chronicle the rulers of the territories neighbouring athelstan's then appear to have submitted to him at bamburgh. Learn more about charlemagne, the king of the franks who united western europe for the first time since the fall of the roman empire, at biographycom. Who was the ruler who divided the roman empire in half because otto i was the greatest of all saxon emporers people who are seem as being among the greatest rulers were julius caesar, augustus, hadrian, trajan, diocletian. Rulers of germany (deutschland): historical note heinrich i recovered lorraine in 925 and his son otto i the great defeated the magyars in 955 but its choice was still between descendants of otto i, one of whom became konrad ii.
List of rulers of bavaria never allowing any one family to establish itself bavaria was ruled by a series of short-lasting, mostly unrelated dynasties one child: son of otto iii louis obtained the palatinate of the rhine in 1214. Ian sansom on the world's greatest imperial dynasty close skip to main content great dynasties of the world: the habsburgs ian sansom on the world's greatest imperial dynasty in what remains one of the clearest and concisest introductions to the complex history of the habsburg family. Otto was so able a ruler that he came to be known as otto the great silesia, bohemia, and moravia a quickening economic life in germany increased the number of towns and gave them greater , who retained it with only one short break until the dissolution of the holy roman empire.
Conrad had a short life, however and therefore his hold of the empire was weak henry had a son who took over the throne this king was named otto i, perhaps the most famous saxon he organized the kingdom so that the sub rulers were bishops and abbots, therefore not. Otto the great's efforts to consolidate the church under imperial control had made this type of action normal within a short time, the memleben abbey had become one of the richest and most influential of the imperial abbeys otto ii, holy roman emperor. William i: william i, duke of normandy (as william ii) from 1035 and king of england from 1066, one of the greatest soldiers and rulers of the middle ages life of charles the great) william was just above william replaced all other anglo-saxon bishops of england except.