Henry II, Holy Roman Emperor  

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Henry II (6 May 973 – 13 July 1024), also known as Saint Henry the Exuberant, Obl. S. B.,Template:Efn was Holy Roman Emperor ("Romanorum Imperator") from 1014 until his death in 1024 and the last member of the Ottonian dynasty of Emperors as he had no children. The Duke of Bavaria from 995, Henry became King of Germany ("Rex Romanorum") following the sudden death of his second cousin, Emperor Otto III in 1002, was crowned King of Italy ("Rex Italiae") in 1004, and was crowned by the Pope as Emperor in 1014.



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