Otto II, Margrave of Meissen

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Otto II
Margrave of Meissen
Margrave of Meissen
Reign 5 February 1157 – 18 February 1190
Predecessor Conrad
Successor Albert
Spouse Hedwig of Brandenburg
Issue Dietrich I Albert
House House of Wettin
Father Conrad the Great
Mother Liutgard of Elchingen-Ravenstein
Born 1125
Died 18 February 1190

Otto II (1125 – 18 February 1190) was the Margrave of Meissen from 1157 until his death in 1190. His father was Conrad the Great. He married Hedwig, the daughter of Albert the Bear. He had four children:

Through Dietrich, he is a direct patrilineal ancestor of Queen Elizabeth II of the United Kingdom, King Albert II of Belgium and Simeon II of Bulgaria.


Otto II, Margrave of Meissen
Died: 18 February 1190
Preceded by
Margrave of Meissen
Succeeded by