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Otto III von Sachsen, Kaiser des Heiligen Römischen Reiches

Birthplace: Goch, Niederlothringen, Deutschland(HRR)
Death: Died in Civita Castellana, Kingdom of Italy, Holy Roman Empire
Place of Burial: Aachener Kaiserdom, Aachen, Freie Reichsstadt, Deutschland(HRR)
Immediate Family:

Son of Otto II Holy Roman Emperor and Theophanu, Empress Consort
Brother of Zofia; Adelheid Liudolfinga; Mathilde von Sachsen, Princess of the Holy Roman Empire; NN Liudolfinga and Empress Hidda (Hilda) von Ostmark

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About Otto III


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  • Holy Roman Emperor Reign 21. May 996–24. January 1002
  • King of Germany(formally King of the Franks) Reign 25. December 983 – 24. January 1002 Predecessor Otto II Successor Henry II
  • King of Italy(formally King of the Lombards) Reign c. February 996 – 24 January 1002 Predecessor : Otto II Successor: [ Arduin of Ivrea]

-------------------- All set to make his mark in the world of central Europe, and follow in his father's footsteps as heir to the Empire, he dies suddenly at the age of 21 with no issue or wife. Essentially ending the Ottonian rule of the Empire when his father Otto 2nd dies.

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Otto III's Timeline

June 23, 980
Goch, Niederlothringen, Deutschland(HRR)
January 23, 1002
Age 21
Civita Castellana, Kingdom of Italy, Holy Roman Empire
Aachen, Freie Reichsstadt, Deutschland(HRR)