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Archbishop Wichfrid

Period of office 924-953

Archbishop Wichfrid (Wichfried) belonged to the Cologne Cathedral chapter up to the time of his appointment. He participated in the crowning of King Otto I in Aachen. Wichfrid is the first bishop to break the monopoly on legal documents held by the kings. He issued his own parchment documents that resembled those of the royalty.

Kulturstiftung Kölner Dom Das Generationenprojekt 11.000 Sterne für den Kölner Dom ZENTRAL-DOMBAU-VEREIN ZU KÖLN VON 1842 DOMKLOSTER 4