Emperor Louis the Pious also called the Fair and the Debonaire, King of Aquitaine 778-840 As the only surviving adult son of Charlemagne and Hildegard, he became the sole ruler of the Franks after his father's death. The first decade of his reign was characterised by several tragedies and embarrassments, notably the brutal treatment of his nephew Bernard of Italy, for which Louis atoned in a public act of self-debasement.
LOUIS I 'THE PIOUS' HOLY ROMAN EMPEROR 778-840 also called the Fair was the King of Aquitaine from 781. He was also King of the Franks and co-Emperor (as Louis I) with his father, CHARLEMANGE, from 813. As the only surviving adult son of Charlemagne and Hildegard, he became the sole ruler of the Franks after his father's death in 814. 37th G GRANDFATHER
Louis the Pious on the denarius from Sens 818-823.- LOUIS 1°. remarried 819 divorced 829. Bernard de Septimainie is accused of monopolizing all the power in Aix, to the detriment of an emperor deceived and bewitched.
De Laudibus Sanctae Crucis Louis The Pious Canvas Art - (24 x 36)