Open main menu

The Haly Roman Emperor (German: Römisch-deutscher Kaiser, Laitin: Romanorum Imperator) wis the ruler o the Haly Roman Empire. Frae an autocracy in Carolingian times the teetle evolved intae an elected monarchy chosen bi the Prince-electors. Till the Reformation the Emperor elect (imperator electus) wis required tae be crouned bi the Pape afore assumin the imperial title.

Emperor o the Haly Roman Empire
Imperial
Quaterionenadler David de Negker.svg
Quaternion Eagle
Kaiser Franz II um 1800.jpg
Francis II
Details
StyleHis Imperial Majesty
First monarchCharlemagne
(as Emperor o the Romans)
Last monarchFrancis II
(as Electit Roman Emperor)
Formation25 December 800
Aboleetion6 August 1806
Appyntersee Coronation o the Haly Roman Emperor
Pretender(s)Poseetion abolished