Konrad von Lichtenberg, bishop of Strasburg
|Birthplace:||Lichtenberg, Bas-Rhin, Alsace, France|
|Death:||Died in Strasbourg, Bas-Rhin, Alsace, France|
|Cause of death:||Killed by Metzger Hauri|
Son of Ludwig I, Herr von Lichtenberg and Adelheid von Ettendorf-Zinsweiler
|Occupation:||Bishop of Strasburg 1273|
|Managed by:||Justin Swanström|
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About Konrad von Lichtenberg, bishop of Strasburg
Conrad de Lichtenberg (1240–1299) was a bishop of Strasbourg in the 13th century.
Lichtenberg was born to a wealthy family and entered the clergy at the age of 13. He was elected Bishop of Strasbourg in 1273.
Credit is given to Lichtenberg for the construction of the Western facade of Notre-Dame de Strasbourg, realized by French architect Erwin von Steinbach (1244–1318). Lichtenberg is buried there in Chapel Saint Jean.
The Château de Lichtenberg in Alsace, France remains today.