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Archbishop Brun(o) II. von Berg

Period of office 1131-1137

Archbishop Bruno II von Berg is the first of the bishops descended from the Counts von Altena-Berg. He suffered from epilepsy. Though another candidate had been legally chosen, Bruno became Archbishop of Cologne through a ruling of the King. In 1133 he consecrated his castle residence Altenberg on the Dhünn as a Cistercian cloister.

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