Charles II the Bald, King of West Francia

Charles II the Bald, King of West Francia

Male 823 - 877  (54 years)

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  • Name Charles II the Bald 
    Suffix King of West Francia 
    Born 13 Jun 823  Frankfurt, Germany Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2
    Gender Male 
    Died 6 Oct 877  Brides-les-Bains, France Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Person ID I53974  The Hennessee Family
    Last Modified 26 Oct 2019 

    Father Louis the Pious, King of Aquitaine,   b. 778, Chasseneuil-du-Poitou, France Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 20 Jun 840, Ingelheim am Rhein, Germany Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 62 years) 
    Mother Judith of Bavaria,   b. 797, (Bavaria, Germany) Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 19 Apr 843, Tours, France Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 46 years) 
    Married Y  [3
    Family ID F20246  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Ermentrude of France 
    Married Y  [2
    Children 
     1. Louis II the Stammerer,   b. 1 Nov 0846,   d. 10 Apr 0879, Compiegne, France Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 32 years)
    Last Modified 12 Dec 2019 
    Family ID F20247  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 13 Jun 823 - Frankfurt, Germany Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 6 Oct 877 - Brides-les-Bains, France Link to Google Earth
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  • Photos
    Charles the Bald as depicted in the Vivian Bible, c. 845
    Charles the Bald as depicted in the Vivian Bible, c. 845

  • Notes 
    • Charles ?? the Bald (13 June 823 6 October 877) was the king of West Francia (843877), king of Italy (875877) and emperor of the Carolingian Empire (875877). After a series of civil wars during the reign of his father, Louis the Pious, Charles succeeded, by the Treaty of Verdun (843), in acquiring the western third of the Carolingian Empire. He was a grandson of Charlemagne and the youngest son of Louis the Pious by his second wife, Judith.

      Additional biographics ... https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Charles_the_Bald [2]

  • Sources 
    1. [S14729] "Judith of Bavaria (died 843)" (797-843)", Biography, https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Judith_of_Bavaria_(died_843), This p.

    2. [S14730] "Charles II the Bald (13 June 823 - 6 October 877)", Biography, https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Charles_the_Bald, This pe.

    3. [S14728] "Louis the Pious, Co-Emperor of Europe (778-840)", Biography, https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Louis_the_Pious, This person.