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norwegianne 08-25-2006 12:41 PM

Harald I Blåtand and wives
Name: Harald Blåtand

English Name: Harald Bluetooth

Child of: Gorm den Gamle & Thyra

Reign: 958-986

Marriage: The book "Danmarks dronninger i tusind år" mentions Gunhild and Tove as Harald's queens.

Children: Sven Tveskæg & Gunhild

Death: 985, 986 or 987.

Throne passed to: Sven 2. Tveskæg


The Bluetooth technology was named for him - ie. the bluetooth sign is the rune sign of Harald, alledgedly.

Christened Denmark.

norwegianne 09-06-2006 01:38 PM

Name: Gunhild

Birth: lived around yr. 965

Marriage: Harald Blåtand

Children: Sven Tveskæg & Gunhild

norwegianne 09-06-2006 01:40 PM

Name: Tove

Birth: Lived around yr. 970

Child of:Mistivoj (d. 990)

Marriage: to Harald Blåtand

BryanCornett 09-17-2011 04:36 PM

Hello Norwegianne You probably knew that my Direct Ancestor is King Canute The Great Through the Canute/Cornett Connection. And King Canute The Great's GrandFather is King Harald Bluetooth When I first Found out About This in 2004 through doing some genealogy research on My Father's Side of the Family on And Those are the two main Genealogy research websites. When I First found out about this in 2004 I was Shocked. And Happy At the same time.:flowers:

CyrilVladisla 03-23-2014 07:54 PM

Harald I Blatand had the Jelling stones erected to honor Gorm, his father, and Thyra, his mother.

eya 07-02-2016 03:55 AM

1,000-year-old Viking Ruler Harald Bluetooth on Trial in Denmark

CyrilVladisla 07-02-2016 10:12 PM

Why did the Vikings worship Harald I?

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