Historical Figures

Clotaire III(652 - 673)

Last updated:2022-07-25

King of Neustria and Burgundy, Clotaire is the son of Clovis II and Bathilde. It is his mother and the mayor of the palace who ensures the regency. Ébroïn, the mayor of the palace succeeds his father and takes power, leaving the king without authority. On his death in 573, Ebroïn named Thierry III, Clotaire's brother as successor to the detriment of Clovis III, the latter's son.

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