Danish King

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List Of Norwegian Monarchs
... this view, and shifted towards seeing the later kings as forming their own dynasties, the most important which were the Hardrada dynasty and Sverre dynasty ... Aside from short periods under the Danish king in the late 10th and early 11th century, Norway was ruled as an independent kingdom until the 14th century ... In addition to sporadic conflicts between individual kings and branches, the rivalry over the Norwegian kingship was most dividing between 1130 and 1240, during what is known as the ...
List Of Beowulf Characters - Characters
... Beowulf - an early Danish king and the son of Scyld, but not the same character as the hero of the poem ... Eadgils - a Swedish king also mentioned extensively in the Norse sagas ... Ecgwela - an earlier Danish king ...
Stortorget - History
... the scene of the Stockholm Bloodbath in November 1520, when, during three days, the Danish-Swedish king Christian II beheaded and hanged 90 people ... proclaimed by Queen Christina Gyllenstierna following four months of Danish siege ... Nevertheless, the Danish king wasn't directly responsible for the deed ...
Danish Estonia - Duchy of Estonia
... The Duchy of Estonia (Danish Hertugdømmet Estland Latin Ducatus Estonie), was a direct dominion (Latin Dominum directum) of the King of Denmark from 1219 until 1346 when it was ... fighting the Estonians from the south visited the king and asked him to attack the Estonians from the North ... In 1220 the King of Denmark agreed to submit southern Estonian provinces Sakala and Ugaunia that were already conquered by Sword Brethren ...
December 24 - Births
69) 1166 – King John of England (d. 1673) 1635 – Mariana of Austria, second wife of king Philip IV of Spain (d. 1811) 1726 – Johann Hartmann, Danish composer (d ...

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