Knud VI and Gertrud of Saxony and Bavaria
Name: Knud IV
English Name: Canute VI
Child of: Valdemar I and Sophia of Polotsk (Minsk)
Marriage: 1177 to Gertrud of Saxony and Bavaria
Children: Alledgedly none.
Death: 12. November 1202
Throne passed to: Valdemar II (the Victorious/Sejr)
His expansions in Germany made Denmark a powerful state in Northern Europe.