Gero

Gero

Gero I (c. 900 – 20 May 965), called the Great (Latin magnus), ruled an initially modest march centred on Merseburg, which he expanded into a vast territory named after him: the marca Geronis. During the mid-10th century, he was the leader of the Saxon Drang nach Osten.

Read more about Gero:  Succession and Early Conflicts, Slav Campaigns, Relationship With Church and Family, Death and Division of Territory

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