Charlemagne converts his people to Christianity and United most of the western Europe for the first time since the Roman Empire.
782 Massacre of Verden, Charlemagne ordered the slaughter 4,500 Saxons
Charlemagne abolished the monetary system and his standardized currency resulted in improved commerce
Charlemagne is considered the sponsor of medieval education and he ordered the creation of schools leading to expansion of the educational system. Also measures were taken to revitalize existing schools, standardize curriculum across all schools and increase the number of students.