Haly Roman Empire

The Haly Roman Empire (Laitin: Sacrum Romanum Imperium, German: Heiliges Römisches Reich) wis a multi-ethnic complex o territories in central Europe that developit during the Early Middle Ages an continued till its dissolution in 1806.[6]

Haly Roman Empire

Sacrum Romanum Imperium
Banner o Haly Roman Empire
Imperial Banner
Quaternion Eagle o Haly Roman Empire
Quaternion Eagle
The Haly Roman Empire aroond 1600, superimposed ower current state borders
The Haly Roman Empire aroond 1600, superimposed ower current state borders
CaipitalNo offeecial caipital, various imperial seats[lower-alpha 1]
Common leidsVarious[lower-alpha 2]
Roman Catholicism[lower-alpha 3]
Protestantism[lower-alpha 4]
GovrenmentElective monarchy
• 962–973
Otto I (first)
• 1792–1806
Francis II (last)
LegislaturImperial Diet
Historical eraMiddle Ages
Early modren period
2 Februar 962
• Conrad II assumes croun o Burgundy
2 Februar 1033
25 September 1555
24 October 1648
2 December 1805
• Francis II abdicatit
6 August 1806
• 1200
• 1500
• 1618
• 1648
• 1786
Precedit bi
Succeedit bi
Middle Francia
East Francia
Confederation o the Rhine
Austrick Empire
Auld Swiss Confederacy
Kinrick o Proushie
Kinrick o Saxony
Duchy o Holstein
Duchy o Oldenburg
Free an Hanseatic Ceety o Hamburg
Principality o Reuss-Greiz
Duchy o Mecklenburg-Schwerin
Swadish Pomeranie
Electorate o Hesse
Principality o Nassau-Orange-Fulda
Principality o Waldeck
Duchy o Saxe-Weimar
The day pairt o


  1. The Empire haed no offeecial caipital, thou there war a nummer o imperial seat ceeties, which varied throuoot history: e.g. Vienna (Continuous Imperial Residenz Ceety, 1483–1806), Regensburg (Eternal Diet, 1663–1806) an Prague (1346–1437, 1583–1611)
  2. German, Laitin, Italian, Czech, Pols, Dutch, French, Frisian, Slovene, Sorbian an ither leids.
  3. Roman Catholicism constitutit the single offeecial religion o the Empire till 1555.
  4. Lutheranism wis offeecially recognised in the Peace o Augsburg of 1555, and Calvinism in the Peace of Westphalia of 1648. Those two constituted the only officially recognized Protestant denominations, while various ither Protestant confessions such as Anabaptism, Arminianism, etc. coexistit illegally within the Empire.