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Read the biography of charlemagne - king of the franks and christian emperor of the west. 10 interesting facts about the life, family, conquests, coronation, reign and death of charlemagne, the first holy roman emperor. Charlemagne's name was karl, or charles there are a number of spellings it was latinized to carolus or karolus. Charles v, holy roman emperor was the last to be crowned by the best-known and most bitter conflict was that known as charles i, the great (charlemagne) (742.