Charlemagne Also called Charles I or "Charles the Great.” 742?-814. King of the Franks (768-814) and founder associated with first kingdom in western European countries following the autumn of Rome. His court at Aix-la-Chapelle became the center of the Carolingian Renaissance.
the leaders of Franks from 768 to 814, crowned Holy Roman Emperor in 800 until his death in 814.
king associated with the Franks and Holy Roman Emperor; conqueror for the Lombards and Saxons (742-814)