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Conrad IV, Conrad of Hohenstaufen (April 25, 1228 Andria, ItalyMay 21, 1254, Lavello), was king of Jerusalem (as Conrad II) 12281254, of Germany 1237–1254, and of Sicily (as Conrad I) 1250–1254. He was the son of Frederick II and Queen Yolande of Jerusalem. Conrad married Elisabeth of Bavaria who bore him a son, Conradin, in 1252. April 25 is the 115th day of the year in the Gregorian Calendar (116th in leap years). ... Events The Sixth Crusade is launched by Frederick II, Holy Roman Emperor, after delays due to sickness and an excommunication from Pope Gregory IX. Conrad IV of Germany becomes titular King of Jerusalem, with Frederick II as regent. ... Andrea is a personal name common in North America, Europe, Australia and New Zealand. ... May 21 is the 141st day of the year in the Gregorian calendar (142nd in leap years). ... For broader historical context, see 1250s and 13th century. ... Ruoti is a town and comune in the province of Potenza, in the Southern Italian region of Basilicata. ... Official language Latin, French, Italian, and other western languages; Greek and Arabic also widely spoken Capital Jerusalem, later Acre Constitution Various laws, so-called Assizes of Jerusalem The Kingdom of Jerusalem was a French kingdom established in the Levant in 1099 by the First Crusade. ... Events The Sixth Crusade is launched by Frederick II, Holy Roman Emperor, after delays due to sickness and an excommunication from Pope Gregory IX. Conrad IV of Germany becomes titular King of Jerusalem, with Frederick II as regent. ... For broader historical context, see 1250s and 13th century. ... Events Thomas II of Savoy becomes count of Flanders. ... Sicily (Sicilia in Italian) is an autonomous region of Italy and the largest island in the Mediterranean Sea, with an area of 25,700 sq. ... Events December 13 - Death of Frederick II, Holy Roman Emperor Louis IX of France is captured by Muslims and has to ransom himself Mabinogion appears Albertus Magnus isolates the element arsenic Vincent of Beauvais writes proto-encyclopedic The Greater Mirror City of Stockholm founded Alphonso III of Portugal takes Algarve... Frederick II (left) meets al-Kamil (right). ... Yolande of Brienne (1212 - 1228), also known as Yolanda or Isabella II, inherited the Kingdom of Jerusalem as an infant in 1212. ... Portrait of Conradin from the Codex Manesse (Folio 7r). ...


Frederick II deposed his eldest son, Conrad's older brother Henry, and in his stead in 1237 had Conrad elected King of the Romans, meaning King of Germany and presumed future Emperor of the Holy Roman Empire, with Archbishop Siegfried II of Mainz acting as German regent until 1242, when Frederick chose Henry Raspe, Landgrave of Thuringia, and Wenceslaus I of Bohemia, to assume this function. However, when Pope Innocent IV imposed a papal ban on Frederick in 1245, Henry Raspe supported the pope who in turn arranged to have Raspe elected as counter-king of Germany on 22 May 1246. Raspe defeated Conrad in the battle of Nidda in August 1246, but died several months later. This article refers to the King of the Romans Henry (VII) of the House of Hohenstaufen. ... Events Thomas II of Savoy becomes count of Flanders. ... The title King of the Romans (Latin: Rex Romanorum) — not to be confused with the early, partially mythical Kings of Rome — was carried by Holy Roman Emperors after they had been confirmed as Emperor, but before they had undergone the ceremony of coronation by the Pope. ... This page is about the Germanic empire. ... Map of Germany showing Mainz Mainz (French: Mayence) is a city in Germany and the capital of the German federal state of Rhineland-Palatinate. ... // High public office A regent, from the Latin regens who reigns is anyone who acts of head of state, especially if not the Monarch (who has higher titles). ... // Events April 5 - During a battle on the ice of Chudskoye Lake, Russian forces rebuff an invasion attempt by the Teutonic Knights. ... Heinrich Raspe (1204 - February 16, 1247) became Landgraf, or count, of Thuringia (now part of modern-day Germany) in 1227; he later became king in 1246-1247 in opposition to Conrad IV. First in Thuringia, Heinrich ruled for his under-age nephew Hermann II, whom he had expelled from the... The Free State of Thuringia (German Freistaat Thüringen) lies in central Germany and is among the smaller of the countrys sixteen Bundesländer (federal states), with an area of 16,200 sq. ... Wenceslaus I Premyslid (Czech Václav) (c. ... Bohemia For the place in the USA, see Bohemia, New York. ... Innocent IV, né Sinibaldo de Fieschi (Genoa, ca. ... May 22 is the 142nd day of the year in the Gregorian calendar (143rd in leap years). ... Events End of the reign of Emperor Go-Saga of Japan. ... Coat of arms of the city of Nidda Nidda is a city in the district Wetterau, Hessen, Germany at the Nidda river, 18 400 residents. ... Events End of the reign of Emperor Go-Saga of Japan. ...


When Frederick II died in 1250, he passed Sicily and Germany to Conrad, but the struggle with the pope continued. Conrad invaded Italy in 1251, but not with enough success to subdue the pope's supporters, and the pope in turn offered Sicily to Edmund Crouchback, son of Henry III of England (1253). Events First Shepherds Crusade Births Deaths Monarchs/Presidents Aragon - James I King of Aragon and count of Barcelona (reigned from 1213 to 1276) Castile - Ferdinand III, the Saint King of Castile and Leon (reigned from 1217 to 1252) Categories: 1251 ... Edmund Crouchback (January 16, 1245 - June 5, 1296) was the second surviving son of Eleanor of Provence and King Henry III of England. ... Henry III (October 1, 1207 – November 16, 1272) is one of the least-known British monarchs, considering the great length of his reign. ... For broader historical context, see 1250s and 13th century. ...


Conrad was excommunicated in 1254, but died of a fever in the same year, and it was left to his infant son Conradin, born in 1252 and beheaded at age 16 in 1268, to continue the struggle with the Papacy. Excommunication is a religious censure which is used to deprive or suspend membership in a religious community. ... For broader historical context, see 1250s and 13th century. ... Portrait of Conradin from the Codex Manesse (Folio 7r). ... The Pope is the Catholic Bishop and patriarch of Rome, and head of the Roman Catholic Church and the Eastern Catholic Churches. ...



Preceded by:
Frederick II
King of Germany
1237–1254
Succeeded by:
William of Holland
King of Sicily
1250–1254
Conradin
Frederick and Yolande King of Jerusalem
1228–1254


Frederick II (left) meets al-Kamil (right). ... The following list of German Kings and Emperors is one of several Wikipedia lists of incumbents. ... Count Willem II of Holland Granting Privileges by Caesar van Everdingen (1654) William II of Holland, (February 1228-28 January 1256), was a count of Holland (1235-1256) and king of Germany (1247-1256). ... The following is a list of monarchs of Naples and Sicily: See also: List of Counts of Apulia and Calabria Hauteville Counts of Sicily, 1071-1130 Roger I 1071-1101 Simon 1101-1105 Roger II 1105-1130 Hauteville Kings of Sicily, 1130-1198 Roger II 1130-1154 William I 1154... Portrait of Conradin from the Codex Manesse (Folio 7r). ... Frederick II (left) meets al-Kamil (right). ... Yolande of Brienne (1212 - 1228), also known as Yolanda or Isabella II, inherited the Kingdom of Jerusalem as an infant in 1212. ... This is a list of Kings of Jerusalem, from 1099 to 1291, as well as claimants to the title up to the present day. ...


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Conrad IV of Germany - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia (234 words)
Conrad IV, Conrad of Hohenstaufen (April 25, 1228 Andria, Italy – May 21, 1254, Lavello), was king of Jerusalem (as Conrad II) 1228–1254, of Germany 1237–1254, and of Sicily (as Conrad I) He was the son of Frederick II and Queen Yolande of Jerusalem.
Conrad invaded Italy in 1251, but not with enough success to subdue the pope's supporters, and the pope in turn offered Sicily to Edmund Crouchback, son of Henry III of England (1253).
Conrad was excommunicated in 1254, but died of a fever in the same year, and it was left to his infant son Conradin, born in 1252 and beheaded at age 16 in 1268, to continue the struggle with the Papacy.
AllRefer.com - Conrad IV (German History, Biography) - Encyclopedia (361 words)
Conrad IV 1228–54, German king (1237–54), king of Sicily and of Jerusalem (1250–54), son of Holy Roman Emperor Frederick II.
The struggle for supremacy between Frederick and Pope Innocent IV resulted in the election (1246) of Raspe as antiking at the behest of the pope.
When Frederick II died (1250) Conrad carried on the struggle with the pope, who was determined to bring about the downfall of the house of Hohenstaufen and to rule in Italy.
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