4 days ago · By the second half of the 13th century, count Rudolph IV (1218–1291) had become an influential territorial lord in the area between the Vosges Mountains and Lake Constance. On 1 October 1273, he was elected as a compromise candidate as King of the Romans and received the name Rudolph I of Germany . 
3 days ago · The name, that was to identify with Germany continued to be used officially, with the extension added: Nationis Germanicæ (of the German nation) after the last imperial coronation in Rome in 1452 until its dissolution in 1806. Otto strengthened the royal authority by re-asserting the old Carolingian rights over ecclesiastical appointments.
5 days ago · Edward IV of England undertook to place the Duke of Albany on his brother's throne of Scotland. Treaty of Arras (1482) Between King Louis XI of France and the governments of the Low Countries. Treaty of Münsingen: Count Eberhard V reunites the divided County of Württemberg and declares it indivisible. 1484 Treaty of Bagnolo
5 days ago · The name Spira is first recorded in the 7th century, taken from villa Spira, a Frankish settlement situated outside of Civitas Nemetum. Timeline. In 10 BC, the first Roman military camp is established (situated between the town hall and the episcopal palace).