Anno II

Anno II (c.1010 – 4 December 1075) was Archbishop of Cologne from 1056 until his death. From 1063 to 1065 he acted as regent of the Holy Roman Empire for the minor Emperor Henry IV. Anno is venerated as a saint of the Catholic Church.

Saint Anno of Cologne
Archbishop Anno instates Erpho, first abbot of Michaelsberg Abbey, 12th century manuscript
Altsteußlingen, Swabia
Died4 December 1075 (aged 6465)
Venerated inCatholic Church
Canonized29 April 1183 by Pope Lucius III
Major shrineMichaelsberg Abbey, Siegburg
Feast4 December

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