Radbot, Count of Habsburg

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Radbot, Count of Habsburg
Born c. 985
Died 1045
Noble family House of Habsburg
Issue
Father Lanzelin of Klettgau

Radbot, Count of Habsburg (c. 985 – 1045), also known as Radbot of Klettgau, was Graf (Count) of the county of Klettgau on the High Rhine in Swabia.

One of the progenitors of the Habsburg dynasty, Radbot was probably the second son of Lanzelin of Klettgau (son of Guntram, Count in Breisgau) and the younger brother of Bishop Werner I of Strasbourg. In 1010, he married Ida (995–1035), daughter of Duke Frederick I of Upper Lorraine and Beatrice of France. Their son was named Werner I, Count of Habsburg.

Radbot built Habsburg Castle, and in 1027 established Muri Abbey, built up by Benedictine monks descending from Einsiedeln Abbey.

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Radbot, Count of Habsburg
Born: 985 Died: 1045
Regnal titles
Preceded by
Established
Count of Habsburg
? – 1045
Succeeded by
Werner I

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