GettyImages-503072351-alt 19th-century illustration of Charles V at Fugger’s. (Jacob Fugger made considerable contributions to secure the election of the Spanish king Charles V to become Holy Roman Emperor). Related Leave a Reply Cancel reply Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *Comment Name * Email * Website Save my name, email, and website in this browser for the next time I comment. Notify me of new posts by email.