By: Catie Kroskob

His Accomplishments

  • Charlemagne turned the Kingdom of Franks into a great empire
  • He promoted literacy and education. He defended the church and protected the pope
  • Charlemagne also introduced new standards for coinage and saw to it that it would be strictly maintained
  • Also in 800 the Pope Leo III crowned Charlemagne the Emperor of the Romans

His Characteristics

  • Charlemagne was a sincere man. It was said he wept like a child when one of his dear friends passed
  • He was a joyous person; people that would approach him sad would leave with a more happy and positive attitude


Charlemagne is no pain!