Charles the Fifth

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In History
  • Feb 24, 1500

    Birth

    Birth
    Charles V was born in Ghent, Netherlands. His parents were Philip I and Joanna of Aragon and Castile.
  • Sep 25, 1506

    Inherits the Netherlands

    Inherits the Netherlands
    Henry's father (Philip I) dies and he inherits the Netherlands.
  • Jan 23, 1516

    Inherits Aragon and Castile

    Inherits Aragon and Castile
    Ferdinand II dies and gains his grandfathers land
  • Feb 11, 1519

    He inherits Austria

    He inherits Austria
    Henry gains Austria from his grandfather Maximilian I.
  • Jun 28, 1519

    Elected Holy Roman Emperor

    Elected Holy Roman Emperor
    This is important because he gained more power.
  • Jan 1, 1521

    Francais I attacked Lombardy (Italy)

    Francais I attacked Lombardy (Italy)
    Francais I attacked Lombardy and was captured and forced to have unfavorable peace
  • Aug 3, 1529

    Peace of Cambrai

    Treaty of Cambrai, also called Paix Des Dames, The agreement ending one phase of the wars between Francis I of France and the Holy Roman emperor Charles V; it temporarily confirmed Spanish hegemony in Italy.
  • Jan 1, 1541

    Charles V declears war on Protestantism

    Charles V declears war on Protestantism
    Charles V declears war on Protestantism. This is important because he was fighting for his religion and what he thought was right. Declears Martin Luther as an outlaw. (Diet of Worms).
  • Jan 1, 1555

    Charles V defeated by the protestants

    Charles V defeated by the protestants in Germany. Reformation allows Peace of Ausburg to occur. This is important because it saved the empire from major problems. Charles V gave Netherlands and Spain to his son and Austria tand empire to his brother. This is important because this is the ending of his long time ruling most of europe.
  • Sep 21, 1558

    Death

    He left the Netherlands for Spain and lived near monestary of Yuste until he died on September 21, 1558.
  • Period:
    Jan 1, 1521
    to
    Dec 31, 1526

    Italian War (Four year war)

    Francis I of France and the Republic of Venice were against the Holy Roman Emperor Charles V, Henry VIII of England, and the Papal States. The conflict arose from the election of Charles as Emperor and from Pope Leo X's need to ally with Charles against Martin Luther.
  • Period:
    Jan 1, 1536
    to
    Dec 31, 1538

    Revolt againist Charles V

    In Germany, France and the protestant princes wanted to go against Charles V.This is important because it was the war againist the two religions.