Charles I
I. biographical name 1600-1649 Charles Stuart king of Great Britain (1625-49) II. biographical name 1887-1922 Charles Francis Joseph; nephew of Francis Ferdinand emperor of Austria & (as Charles IV) king of Hungary (1916-18) III. biographical name or II 823-877 the Bald king of France as Charles I (840-877); Holy Roman emperor as Charles II (875-877)

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  • Charles I — may refer to: In Kings and Emperors: Charles I, Holy Roman Emperor or Charlemagne (742–814) Charles I of Naples, King of Sicily (1226–1285) Charles I of Hungary, King of Hungary (1288–1342) Charles I of Bohemia or Charles IV, Holy Roman Emperor… …   Wikipedia

  • Charles I — Charles I, King (1600 49) the king of England, Scotland, and Ireland from 1625 to 1649. He often disagreed with Parliament and made many unpopular political decisions, and so helped to cause the English ↑Civil War. As a result he was ↑executed in …   Dictionary of contemporary English

  • Charles I — /chahrlz/; Fr. /shannrddl/ 1. Charlemagne. 2. ( the Bald ) A.D. 823 877, king of France 840 877; as Charles II, emperor of the Holy Roman Empire 875 877. 3. 1500 58, king of Spain 1516 56; as Charles V, emperor of the Holy Roman Empire 1519 56. 4 …   Universalium

  • Charles I — noun 1. as Charles II he was Holy Roman Emperor and as Charles I he was king of France (823 877) • Syn: ↑Charles, ↑Charles II, ↑Charles the Bald • Instance Hypernyms: ↑Holy Roman Emperor, ↑King of France 2. son of James I who was King of England… …   Useful english dictionary

  • Charles I — (1600–49)    Monarch.    Charles I was the second son of James i, King of England and Scotland. His elder brother died young and Charles inherited the throne in 1625. He had his own theological views; he consistently promoted High Church Arminian …   Who’s Who in Christianity

  • Charles I. — König Karl I. (1631), Porträt von Daniel Mytens Karl I., engl. Charles I (* 19. November 1600 in Dunfermline; † 30. Januar 1649 in London) war von 1625 bis 1649 König von England, Schottland und …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Charles (I) — ▪ emperor of Austria born Aug. 17, 1887, Persenbeug Castle, Austria died April 1, 1922, Quinta do Monte, Madeira       emperor (Kaiser) of Austria and, as Charles IV, king of Hungary, the last ruler of the Austro Hungarian monarchy (Nov. 21,… …   Universalium

  • Charles I — /tʃalz/ (say chahlz) noun 1. → Charlemagne. 2. (Charles Stuart), 1600–49, king of England and Ireland from 1625 until executed in 1649 after his defeat in the Civil War (son of James I) …   Australian English dictionary

  • CHARLES I —    king of England, third son of James I., born at Dunfermline; failing in his suit for the Infanta of Spain, married Henrietta Maria, a French princess, a devoted Catholic, who had great influence over him, but not for good; had for public… …   The Nuttall Encyclopaedia

  • Charles I — (1600 1649)    King of England; succeeded to the throne, 1625.    Index: Ch His instructions to English ambassador at Paris, 215; restores New France and Acadia to France, 221.    Bib.: Dict. Nat. Biog …   The makers of Canada

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