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Charles V, Holy Roman Emperor

Charles V, Holy Roman Emperor[1, 2]

Male 1500 - 1558  (58 years)

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  • Name Charles V  
    HRE Charles V
    HRE Charles V
    Suffix Holy Roman Emperor 
    Born 24 Feb 1500  Ghent, Belgium Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Gender Male 
    House Habsburg 
    Title 25 Sep 1506 
    Duke of Burgundy (to 25 Oct 1555) 
    Title 23 Jan 1516 
    King of Spain (Castile and Aragon)(to 16 Jan 1556) 
    Title 12 Jan 1519 
    Archduke of Austria (to 28 April 1521) 
    Title Feb 1519  [4
    Holy Roman Emperor 
    Title 28 Jun 1519 
    Holy Roman Emperor (to 27 August 1556) 
    Also Known As Charles; Carlos I, King of Aragon and Castile. 
    Died 21 Sep 1558  San Jeronimo de Yuste, Spain Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Buried Royal Monastery of San Lorenzo de El Escorial, San Lorenzo de El Escorial, Spain Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I23306  Dickinson
    Last Modified 14 Sep 2019 

    Father Philipp of Habsburg, Archduke of Austria,   b. 22 Jul 1478, Bruges, West Flanders, Belgium Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 25 Sep 1506, Burgos, Burgos, Castilla-Leon, Spain Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 28 years) 
    Relationship Birth 
    Mother Juana de Castilla y Aragón, Queen of Castile,   b. 6 Nov 1479, Toledo, Toledo, Castilla-La Mancha, Spain Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 11 Apr 1555, Tordesillas, Valladolid, Castile and León, Spain Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 75 years) 
    Relationship Birth 
    Married 20 Oct 1496  Lille, Nord, Nord-Pas-de-Calais, France Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F6177  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Isabella de Portugal, Holy Roman Empress,   b. 24 Oct 1503, Lisbon, Portugal Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1 May 1539, Toledo, Toledo, Castilla-La Mancha, Spain Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 35 years) 
    Married 10 Mar 1526  Alcázar of Seville Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
    +1. Philip II, Archduke of Austria, King of Spain,   b. 21 May 1527, Palacio de Pimentel, Valladolid, Spain Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 13 Sep 1598, Royal Monastery of San Lorenzo de El Escorial, San Lorenzo de El Escorial, Spain Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 71 years)  [Birth]
     2. María of Austria, Holy Roman Empress,   b. 21 Jun 1528, Madrid, Spain Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 26 Feb 1603, Madrid, Spain Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 74 years)  [Birth]
     3. Juana de Spain, Archduchess of Austria,   b. 26 Jun 1535, Madrid, Spain Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 7 Sep 1573, Royal Monastery of San Lorenzo de El Escorial, San Lorenzo de El Escorial, Spain Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 38 years)  [Birth]
    Last Modified 19 Jan 2019 
    Family ID F3671  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 24 Feb 1500 - Ghent, Belgium Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 10 Mar 1526 - Alcázar of Seville Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - - Royal Monastery of San Lorenzo de El Escorial, San Lorenzo de El Escorial, Spain Link to Google Earth
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    Pin Legend  : Address       : Location       : City/Town       : County/Shire       : State/Province       : Country       : Not Set

  • Sources 
    1. [S336463] Medieval Lands: A prosopography of medieval European noble and royal families, Charles Cawley, (Online: The Foundation for Medieval Genealogy at http://fmg.ac/Projects/MedLands/, 20XX), http://fmg.ac/Projects/MedLands/CASTILE.htm#CarlosIdied1558B.

    2. [S336470] Wikipedia, (Online: https://en.wikipedia.org), "Charles V, Holy Roman Emperor" at https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Charles_V,_Holy_Roman_Emperor.

    3. [S538] Isabella of Castile, Giles Tremlett, (New York: Bloomsbury, 2017), 450.

    4. [S44] The Six Wives of Henry VIII, Alison Weir, (New York: Grove Press, 1991), 126.