19 hours 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 17, 2021 · Henry V (German: Heinrich V., born in 1081 or 1086 (probably on 11 August), died 23 May 1125 (in Utrecht), was King of Germany (from 1099 to 1125) and Holy Roman Emperor (from 1111 to 1125), as the fourth and last ruler of the Salian dynasty. He was made co-ruler by his father, Henry IV, in 1098.
4 days ago · Holy Roman Emperor King in Germany 1711–1740 Succeeded by Charles VII: King of Hungary, Croatia and Bohemia; Archduke of Austria 1711–1740 Succeeded by Maria Theresa: Preceded by Charles III of Spain: Duke of Parma and Piacenza 1735–1740 Preceded by Maximilian II Emanuel: Duke of Luxembourg Count of Namur 1714–1740 Preceded by Philip V ...
5 days ago · The Investiture Controversy, also known as the lay investiture controversy, was the most important conflict between secular and religious powers in medieval Europe. It began as a dispute in the 11th century between the Holy Roman Emperor Henry IV and Pope Gregory VII. The question was who would control appointments of bishops (investiture).
5 days ago · Henry’s son Otto I or Otto the Great, first in the Ottonian dynasty to be crowned Holy Roman Emperor, would defeat the Magyars for good at the Battle of Lechfeld, recorded in the Hervarar Saga as Heithrek’s son Angantyr’s resounding defeat of the Hun. Otto would be followed as Holy Roman Emperor by Otto II and Otto III.
5 days ago · Frederick Barbarossa becomes king of Germany and Holy Roman emperor, greatly extending the power of the empire during a long reign Go to Frederick I (1123–90) in World Encyclopedia (1 ed.) See this event in other timelines:
5 days ago · Pope Gregory VII excommunicates Henry IV, Holy Roman Emperor. 1014 Pope Benedict VIII crowns Henry of Bavaria , King of Germany and of Italy, as Holy Roman Emperor .
5 days ago · Marguerite of France (1158-1197) was the queen consort of Henry the Young King and Bela III of Hungary, respectively. The third daughter of King Louis VII of France, her arrival into this world must have been a great disappointment to her father.
4 days ago · He was proclaimed Emperor in the Roman stronghold of Eboracum, now York in England in AD306 by his troops on the death of his father. They were both on a military campaign against Scottish tribe the Picts.
Feb 17, 2021 · Charles definition: Prince of Wales . born 1948, son of Elizabeth II; heir apparent to the throne of Great... | Meaning, pronunciation, translations and examples
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