Canossa

Canossa, a town NW. of Bologna, in the courtyard of the castle of which the Emperor Henry IV. stood three days in the cold, in January 1077, bareheaded and barefooted, waiting for Pope Gregory VII. to remove from him the sentence of excommunication.

Definition taken from The Nuttall Encyclopædia, edited by the Reverend James Wood (1907)

Canosa * Canova, Antonio
Cannes
Canning, Charles John, Earl
Canning, George
Cano, Alonzo
Cano, Sebastian del
Canon
Cañon of Colorado
Canonisation
Canopus
Canosa
Canossa
Canova, Antonio
Canrobert, François
Cant
Cant, Andrew
Cantabri
Cantacuze`nus, John
Cantarini, Simone
Canterbury
Canterbury
Canterbury Tales

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Canossa in Brewer’s Dictionary of Phrase & Fable

Links here from Chalmers

Buonarroti, Michel Angelo