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... Conrad III, count of the Zulpichgau, was Duke of Carinthia from 1056 until his death in 1061 ... not succeed in imposing his authority on the powerful native aristocracy in Carinthia ... Preceded by Welf Duke of Carinthia 1056–1061 Succeeded by Berthold II Persondata Name Conrad Iii, Duke of Carinthia Alternative names Short description Date of ...
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