Tag: medieval


April 22, 2022

The fall of the Carolingian House ushered in a period of violence and uncertainty for France. A decline in raids from Vikings, Iberians and

March 18, 2022

Robert II was probably born in the city of Orléans in 972, the youngest child and only son of Hugh Capet and Adelaide of

March 4, 2022

On 3 July 987 Hugues Capet, known in English as Hugh Capet, was elected King of the Franks at Noyon. The Carolingian House had