816 in history

Born in 816

Jun 18 Wulfar the archbishop of Reims from 812 until his death. He was an important administrator in the Carolingian Empire, both before and during his episcopate, under the emperors Charlemagne and Louis the Pious

Died in 816

Jun 12 Pope Leo III Pope from 795 to his death in 816. Protected by Charlemagne from his enemies in Rome, he subsequently strengthened Charlemagne's position by crowning him Roman Emperor and Augustus of the Romans