This battle marked the rise of the Carolingian Empire, where Charles Martel defeated the spanish moors.
This markes the birthday of Charlamange, the european king that united much of Europe during the early middle ages
Conquest of the Lombard Kingdom
The Lombard Kingdom was in Italy and was very large. So its defeat meant a huge expansion for the Carolingian Empire. Charlamange was the conquerer of this kingdom integreated this into his empire
Conquest of the Saxons
755 - 785
The Saxons were a group of people that lived in Europe and British Isles, during this conquest, Charlamange sought to convert them.
Advance of the Christians in Spain
785 - 812
The Carolingian empire had won the Spanish March from the Saxons, which in result gained them the ability to make more advancments then and in the coming years
Charlamange writes Admonito Generalis
This is one of his most famous works. Another one of his most famous works is Epistola de Litteris Colendis and they have both survived to the present day.
Charlamange is crowned king of the Franks
On this day, Charlemagne is crowned king of the franks and is given the role of emperor
Frankish Empire is ruled
800 - 888
The Frankish Empire was a large kingdom that consisted of small sub-kingdoms. This kingdom was a barbarian kingdom.
Today marks the death of Charlamange. Charlamange died of Pluerisy.
Carolingian Civil War
823 - 835
This war mostly consisted of fighting between Louis the Pious (a son of Charlemagne) and Charles the Bald and his three sons Lothar, Pepin, and Louis the German
Peace is restored among the kingdom
During the war, there was a large amount of fighting between the family. Louis the Pious had been stripped of his title. However, when the peace was restored between the family, he gained his title back
Loius the Pious dies
Today marks the death of Lous, one of Charlamange's sons. He died in Reihn, Germany to an unknown cause.
Oaths of Strasbourg
Louis the German and Charles the Bald made an alliance. This divided the empire between the two of them
Treaty of Verdun
This is the Treaty that divided the empire between Charlemagne's three sons.
The Partition of Verdun divides
This division marked the beginning of modern France, Germany, and Italy. This division was made after Charlemagne died
Charles the Bald dies
Today marks the death of Charles the bald, who died an unknown death
Today marks the death of Loius the Stammerer who also died an unknown death
Charles the Fat is crowned Emperor
Charles the fat is crowned king of the empire
Charles the fat dies
This marks the death of Charles the Fat, who died in Donaueschingen, Germany of natural causes. Thus, marking the end of the Carolingian empire.