Charlemagne or Charles the Great, numbered Charles I, was ruler of the Franks from 768, lord of the Lombards from 774, and sovereign of the Romans from 800. During the Early Middle Ages, he joined most of western and focal Europe.
Born: April 2, 742 AD
Died: January 28, 814 AD, Aachen, Germany
Buried: January 28, 814 AD, Aachen Cathedral, Aachen, Germany