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Charles was the son of Pepin of Herstal and his second wife Alpaida. He had a brother named Childebrand, who later became the ...

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Charles Martel, Latin Carolus Martellus, German Karl Martell (born c. 688—died Oct. 22, 741, Quierzy-sur-Oise [France]) mayor of the palace of Austrasia (the ...

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Make research projects and school reports about Charles Martel easy with credible articles ... Encyclopedia of World Biography The Columbia Encyclopedia ,.

Charles Martel Repels the Moors Video - Middle Ages - HISTORY.com


Charles Martel, commander of the Franks, repels the Moorish advance through France and becomes the savior of Christianity in Europe.

Famous Men of the Middle Ages - Charles Martel, 714-741 A.D. and ...


This Charles is known in history as Charles Martel. He was a brave young man. He had fought in many of his father's battles and so had become a skilled soldier  ...

CATHOLIC ENCYCLOPEDIA: Charles Martel - New Advent


Born about 688; died at Quierzy on the Oise, 21 October, 741. He was the natural son of Pepin of Herstal and a woman named Alpaïde or Chalpaïde. Pepin, who ...

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Background. Charles (his name was almost certainly Pepin/Pippin) was born into a wealthy devout christian noble family headed by his father Pippin, Mayor of ...

Charles Martel: Biography & Battle of Tours | Study.com


Charles Martel was a Frankish Ruler of the Carolingian line from 718 until his death in 741. His famous grandson, Charlemagne, would unite Central...

Charles Martel, Prince of the Franks; Mayor of the Palace (686 - 741 ...


May 5, 2016 ... Genealogy for Charles Martel, Prince of the Franks; Mayor of the Palace ... Chilperic II, born Daniel, the youngest son of Childeric II, was king of ...

Remembering the Crusaders: Charles “the Hammer” Martel – The ...


Oct 31, 2014 ... Charles Martel turned back a Muslim raid that, had it been allowed to continue, might have conquered Gaul.” Michael Grant, author of History of ...

Charles Martel
Charles Martel was a Frankish ruler whose military successes were a foundation of the Carolingian dynasty, who ruled what is now France until the tenth century. The illegitimate son of Mayor of the Palace Pepin of Herstal, Charles endured imprisonment at... More »
Born: c. 688, Hersal, Belgium
Died: October 22, 741
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Charles Martel Biography (Royalty) - Infoplease


Biography of Charles Martel, The Frankish ruler who defeated the Muslims in 732 .

The Life of Charles Martel: Battle of Tours (Fall 2012) - Historpedia


Who is Charles Martel? When you ask someone that question the most common response is “I do not know.” I would have answered the same way if I had been ...

Charles Martel - Battle of Tours - 732 - Military History - About.com


Dec 23, 2014 ... Charles Martel - Early Life: Born on August 23, 686, Charles Martel was the son of Pippin the Middle and his mistress Alpaida. The mayor of the ...