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Archbishop Sigewin von Are

Period of office 1078-1089

Archbishop Sigewin of Are was among the followers of Emperor Heinrich the Fourth. In 1083 he proclaimed the Truce of God. In 1087 he crowned the Emperor's 13 year old son Konrad king. In 1085 Sigewin rebuilt the Church of St. Maria ad gradus which had burnt down in 1085.


Resting place: Cologne Cathedral.

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