Otto II of Lippe

Otto of Lippe was a son of Bernhard II, Lord of Lippe. He was bishop of Utrecht as Otto II from 1216 to 1227. Several of his brothers also held high ecclesiastical offices in the Rhineland.

Otto II
Bishop of Utrecht
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Otto II of Lippe curses Rudolf of Coevorden.
ChurchCatholic Church
DioceseArchdiocese of Utrecht
In office1216–1227
Personal details
Died28 July 1228

During the Fifth Crusade, Otto visited Palestine.

In 1227, Otto was joined by his former enemy, count Floris IV, Count of Holland, to suppress a rebellion by the people of Drenthe, led by Rudolph van Coevorden. He died in the Battle of Ane (a town close to Hardenberg) on 28 July 1227.

Preceded by Bishop of Utrecht
Succeeded by