Charles v

ruler/king

backround

-Governed France as regent for several years before the death of his father (king john) in 1364.

-He supported art and literature.

-Was a ruler.

-Ruler of many greater and less European states, and also had a crazy coat army.

achievements

-Careful administrator, Charles made the government more just, and efficient.

-He built an army, and navy, repressed the unruly Nobles, and resumed the Hundred years' war, with England/ and all with great success.

-One of the best Valois kings of France.

-Was one of the most extrordinary monarchs that Europes ever seen.

-For a time he had the air of being the greatest monarchs, since Charlemagne.

impact

-Titian painted a portriat of him.

-His goals faced three problems, but were summed.

interesting facts

-1337/1380.

-Called "the wise".

-Born on February 24th, 1500, and died, September 21st / 1558.

-France was torn by rivalry.

-Was a man of religion and culture.

-His daughter married, and divorced, Alessondro from the Medici family. Alessondro remarried, the dutches of Parma.

extra things about Charles v

-Born in Ghent.

-Inherited a huge empire from his grandparents.

-Inherited territories from, Europe, Netherlands, Austria, Switzerland, the southern half of Italy, and Spain, along with Spain's American colonies.

-Age twenty (20), Charles ruled a vast empire.

-His brother meant a lot to him.

-Met his challenges with varying success. One of the earliest was the demand to re form, in the Catholic church, led by Martin luther.

-Fighting for supremacy in Italy against king Francis the first (1st), ruled (1515/1547.) In battle of Pavia in 1525 french forces were defeted, by the Spanish army, and Francis was captured. He was forced to sign the humiliating treaty of Madnd in 1526, in which he handed lands in Italy, and bergind to Charles.

-The portrait of Charles/ he was on his horse, dating from 1519. It was painted by the sixteenth (16th) century Venetian artist, titian.

citations

website- Maltby, William Maltby S. Charles V, Holy Roman Emperor. biography in context.
WILLIAM S. MALTBY, n.d. Web. 28 Feb. 2014.

Created: 02/28/14 01:13 PM


website- Charles V, Holy Roman Emperor. biography in context. WILLIAM S. MALTBY,
n.d. Web. 28 Feb. 2014.
Created: 02/28/14 01:13 PM



website- Charles V, Holy Roman Emperor. biography in context. WILLIAM S. MALTBY,

n.d. Web. 28 Feb. 2014.
Created: 02/28/14 01:13 PM


website- Charles V, Holy Roman Emperor. biography in context. WILLIAM S. MALTBY,
n.d. Web. 28 Feb. 2014.

Created: 02/28/14 01:13 PM

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