Who was Charlemagne?

Introduction Charlemagne (Charles the Great; Latin: Carolus Magnus; 02 April 747 to 28 January 814) was King of the Franks from 768, King of the Lombards from 774, and Emperor of the Romans from 800. During the Early Middle Ages, Charlemagne united the majority of western and central Europe. He was the first recognised emperor… Read More

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Who was Charlemagne?

Introduction Charlemagne (or Charles the Great; from the latin Carolus Magnus (02 April 748 to 28 January 814), numbered Charles I, was the King of the Franks from 768, the King of the Lombards from 774, and the Emperor of the Romans from 800. During the Early Middle Ages, he united the majority of western… Read More