Adelaide of Burgundy:
of King Rupert II of Burgundy. Married Lothair, who eventually became
king of Italy. Upon his death, she married Emperor Otto the Great.
Upon his death, she was ill-treated by her
son, but became empress and used her power to restore monasteries,
evangelize, convert pagans, and support the poor. She eventually
retired to a convent.
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