Feb 08, 2021 · Henry (VII), (born 1211, Sicily—died Feb. 12, 1242, Martirano, Calabria, Kingdom of Sicily), German king (from 1220), son of the Holy Roman emperor Frederick II. After apparently spending most of his youth in Germany, Henry was crowned king of Sicily in 1212 and made duke of Swabia in 1216.
3 days ago · The Holy Roman Emperor's standard designation was "August Emperor of the Romans" (Romanorum Imperator Augustus). When Charlemagne was crowned in 800, he was styled as "most serene Augustus, crowned by God, great and pacific emperor, governing the Roman Empire," thus constituting the elements of "Holy" and "Roman" in the imperial title.
2 days ago · Holy Roman Emperor was the title given to the supreme head of state and monarch the Holy Roman Empire.The title of "emperor" was passed from the Romans to the Frankish kingdom (for which "France" is named) when, on 25 December 800, Pope Leo III crowned Charlemagne, king of the Franks, emperor of the Holy Roman Empire.
Feb 19, 2021 · Henry VI (Heinrich VI) (November 1165 – 28 September 1197), a member of the Hohenstaufen dynasty, was King of Germany (King of the Romans) from 1169 and Holy Roman Emperor from 1191 until his death. From 1194 he was also King of Sicily. He was the second son of Emperor Frederick Barbarossa and his consort Beatrix of Burgundy.
Jan 31, 2021 · Clement III returned the favor by crowning Henry IV as Holy Roman Emperor once more. Matters came to a head when Henry IV's son, the creatively named Henry V, rebelled against his own father on behalf of the pope. Henry V became emperor in 1106, and he finally agreed to sit down with the pope to hash some things out.
Jan 28, 2021 · Henry VIII died at the age of 55, ironically, on the same date of the birth anniversary of his father, Henry VII, king of England (d. 1509), who was born on this date in 1457. Today I will highlight the death of Emperor Charlemagne.
Feb 05, 2021 · The emperor, Henry VII of Luxembourg, died in Italy in 1313. The majority of the imperial electors had favored Duke Louis of Bavaria over Frederick of Habsburg (seven to two). Louis was of the Ghibelline faction, meaning he favored the state of the Holy Roman Empire having supreme authority and not having to share its power with the Church.
Feb 12, 2021 · Conrad III, (born 1093—died Feb. 15, 1152, Bamberg, Ger., Holy Roman Empire), German king from 1138 to 1152, the first king of the Hohenstaufen family.. The son of Frederick I, duke of Swabia, and grandson of Emperor Henry IV, Conrad was appointed duke of Franconia by his uncle, Emperor Henry V, in 1115.
Feb 15, 2021 · She was a daughter of Margrave Leopold III of Austria (1073–1136), from his second marriage with Agnes (1072–1143), the only daughter of the Salian emperor Henry IV. She thereby was a niece of Emperor Henry V, the chronicler Otto of Freising was one of her older brothers.
The Bohemian crown "had always been a corner-stone of Habsburg policy" and the heir, Ferdinand, now Holy Roman Emperor Ferdinand II, would not yield. Frederick's reign ended with the defeat of Bohemian Protestant armies at the Battle of White Mountain (which ended the first phase of the Thirty Years' War ) on 8 November 1620.
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