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Negative's of King Charles V

Ruler of Rome

Personal life

-enjoyed hunting pigeons

-enjoyed tending his garden

-known as the holy roman emperor

-born on February 24th 1500

-spoke many different languages such as Spanish, German, ect.

One of his quotes was “I speak Spanish to God, Italian to women, French to men and German to my horse.”


-Left the heir 36 million ducats in debt and 1 million annually.

-By 1556, 68% of the Spain’s money had been marked already to pay off his loans. Between 1500 and 1550, prices were more than twice there was as a result of inflation

- Exempt many wealthy salt mine owners from taxes

Absolute Rule

1 ruler that has absolute power over an empire

Final evaluation

I believe that this ruler is the BEST ruler there is. He ruled a big empire and he really didn't do anything that was too crippling to the empire or its people