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  • Errin Edlin

    Frederick II rule Sicily (Hohenstaufen)

  • Kathryne Snyder

    Constance (2 November 1154[1] – 27 November 1198) was the heiress of the Norman kings of Sicily and the wife of Henry VI, Holy Roman Emperor...

  • Ashley Meddaugh

    Constance, Queen of Sicily (1154 - 1198). Holy Roman Empress from 1191 until her husband died in 1197. She was Queen of Sicily in her own right. She was married to Henry VI.

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