May 24th in German History: Henry the Fowler Crowned King of East Francia

Henry the Fowler is yet another important figure in history whose name has largely been forgotten. His efforts strengthened the Kingdom of Germany and helped to create a German identity. He defeated foreign incursions and fortified Germany against her enemies. While not as famous as Charlemagne, Charles V, or Bismarck, Henry the Fowler is stillContinue reading “May 24th in German History: Henry the Fowler Crowned King of East Francia”