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Arnulf

(är`nəlf), c.850–899, Carolingian emperor (896–99), king of the East FranksFranks,
group of Germanic tribes. By the 3d cent. A.D., they were settled along the lower and middle Rhine. The two major divisions were the Salian Franks in the north and the Ripuarian Franks in the south.
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 (887–99), illegitimate son of Carloman of Bavaria. In 887 he led the rebellion of the kingdom of the East Franks (Germany) against his uncle, Carolingian Emperor Charles IIICharles III
or Charles the Fat,
839–88, emperor of the West (881–87), king of the East Franks (882–87), and king of the West Franks (884–87); son of Louis the German, at whose death he inherited Swabia (876).
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, and was proclaimed their king. He repulsed the Norse invasions in 891 but campaigned less successfully against the Moravians, with whom he finally negotiated (894) a peace. At the request of Pope Formosus, he invaded (894) Italy, but went no further than Piacenza. He returned in 895, captured Rome, and was crowned (896) emperor, but he was stricken with paralysis. Arnulf, whose personal appearance and bravery have often caused him to be likened to his great-great-grandfather Charlemagne, was the last Carolingian to be crowned emperor.
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As a result I can trace my descent to Charlemagne and the Carolingian kings, not to forget two saints, Ferdinando el Santo, king of Castile and St Arnulf of Metz
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As described by Arnulf Grubler and Nebojsa Nakicenovic, scholars at the International Institute for Applied Systems Analysis (IIASA), the world has only made two "grand" energy transitions: one from biomass to coal between 1850 and 1920, and a second from coal to oil and gas between 1920 and today.
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In 891 Wiching left Moravia, became the bishop of Passau, and served Emperor Arnulf as his chancellor, indicating that he was a German agent from the very beginning.
Drago was member of a new cadre of what Arnulf Lorca termed "semi-peripheral jurists".
During his visit, he and Stuttgart's Mayor, Dr Arnulf Klett, agreed they should work on establishing closer links.
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The top-flight performers were violinists Elfa Run Kristinsdottir, Nadja Zweiner and Wojciech Garbowski; violist Johannes Pennetzdorfer; cellists Mischa Meyer and Marcus Hagemann; contrabassist Arnulf Ballhorn; and electronician Johannes Malfatti.