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norwegianne 08-25-2006 12:07 PM

Christian III & Dorothea
 
Name: Christian III, King of Denmark and Norway

Birth: August 12, 1503

Child of: Frederik I and Anna of Brandenburg

Reign: 1534 - 1559 (Denmark), 1537 - 1559 (Norway)

Marriage: Dorothea of Saxe-Lauenburg

Children: Anna (1532-1585), Frederik II (1534-1588), Magnus (1540-1583), Hans (1545-1622), Dorothea (1546-1617)

Death: January 1, 1559

Throne passed to: Frederik II

Notes:
Head of the Reformation in Denmark, after a victory in 1536.

CyrilVladisla 03-23-2014 05:37 PM

Dorothea of Saxe-Lauenburg was only 14 years old at the time of her marriage to the future King Christian III.


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