Henry IV was born #onthisday 11th November 1050 A.D. and died 7th August 1106 A.D. he became the King of the Germans in the year 1056 A.D. Henry, from the years 1084 A.D. until his forced abdication 1105 A.D. Often refers from the Romans and Holy Roman Emperor. Third emperor of the Salian Dynasty which was one most important and powerful figures in the 11th century A.D.

This marked the Investiture Controversy with the papacy. The several civil wars which took place both in Italy and Germany. Upon his illness soon after defeating his son’s army near Vise.