Location: Central Europe
Sacrum Imperium Romanum(latin) 800-1806
The Holy Roman Empire (in English), Heiliges Römisches Reich (in German), Saint-Empire romain germanique (in French), Heilige Roomse Rijk (in Dutch), Sacro Romano Impero (in Italian), Svatá říše římská (in Czech) and Sveto rimsko cesarstvo (in Slovene).
On 25 December 800, when the |Pope Leo III crowned the Frankish king | Charlemagne (from the Carolingian family) as Emperor it had been more than three centuries after the fall of the | Western Roman Empire.
The reason why | Rome fell;
- The Roman Empire relayed on subclasses that were not italian, crutial was the | army. The rising non-italian generals started to eak out own land and power.
- The pressure from the population growth and invading asian groups created migration and unrest among the | germanic tribes.