Visual Timeline: Charlemagne

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760 CE 770 CE 780 CE 790 CE 800 CE 810 CE  
 
768 CE - 814 CE: Charlemage reigns as King of the Franks.
 
768 CE - 771 CE: Charlemagne co-rules Francia with his brother Carloman I until Carloman's death.
 
 
772 CE - 804 CE: The Saxon Wars; Charlemagne defeats the Saxons and establishes Christianity in Saxony.
 
774 CE - 814 CE: Charlemagne reigns as King of the Franks and Lombards.
 
 
777 CE: Zaragoza invites Charlemagne into Spain.
 
778 CE: Charlemagne's rearguard is destroyed retreating from Spain in the Battle of Roncesvalles, Charlemagne's only loss.
 
 
778 CE - 796 CE: Charlemagne expands his kingdom through military conquest.
 
800 CE - 814 CE: Reign of Charlemagne, Holy Roman Emperor.
 
800 CE: Charlemagne crowned Holy Roman Emperor by Pope Leo III.
 
 
807 CE: A peace treaty is signed between king of the Franks Charlemagne and Byzantine emperor Nikephoros I.
 
 
814 CE: Charlemagne dies and is succeeded by his son Louis the Pious.
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
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