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  Search Results for "Christian IX of Denmark"
Originally named Dagmar, she was the daughter of Christian IX of Denmark and the sister of Queen Alexandra of Great Britain....
...of Prince Louis of Battenberg, and a grandson of George I of Greece, great-grandson of Christian IX of Denmark, and great-great-grandson of Queen Victoria.
Christian X, 1870-1947, king of Denmark (1912-47) and Iceland (1912-44), son and successor of Frederick VIII and brother of King Haakon VII of Norway.
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 Christian IX - LoveToKnow 1911
The "protocol king," as Christian was sometimes called, ascended the throne on Frederick's death in November 1863, and was at once faced by formidable difficulties.
In spite of these political disturbances Christian's popularity with his people grew steadily, and was enhanced by the patriarchal and unique position which in his later years he occupied in Europe.
Christian was also the ruler of Iceland, where he was received with great enthusiasm when he visited the island in 1874.
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 NPG 5487; The Landing of HRH The Princess Alexandra at Gravesend, 7th March 1863 (includes Alexandra of Denmark; ...
Christian IX, King of Denmark (1818-1906), Reigned 1863-1906; Father of Queen Alexandra.
Thyra, Crown Princess of Hanover (1853-1933), Wife of Crown Prince Ernest Augustus of Hanover, 3rd Duke of Cumberland and Teviotdale; Daughter of Christian IX, King of Denmark; Sister of Queen Alexandra.
Prince Valdemar of Denmark (1858-1939), Naval officer; Son of Christian IX, King of Denmark; Brother of Queen Alexandra.
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  Christian IX - Search Results - MSN Encarta
Christian X (1870-1947), king of Denmark (1912-1947) and Iceland (1918-1944), son and successor of Frederick VIII, born near Copenhagen.
Christian IX of Denmark (April 8, 1818 January 29, 1906) was King of Denmark from November 15, 1863 to January 29, 1906.
Frederik IX of Denmark (Christian Frederik Franz Michael Carl Valdemar Georg) (March 11, 1899 January 14, 1972) was King of Denmark from April 20, 1947 until his death.
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 Christian IX - Encyclopedia.com
The London Conference of 1852 had settled on him the contested succession to the duchies of Schleswig-Holstein, but in 1863 Christian accepted parliament's annexation of Schleswig to the Danish crown.
In September, Pius IX is to be beatified, the next-to-...
Memories of crusades live on in today's war: conflict continues centuries of clashes between Christian and Muslim civilizations.
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 The Danish Monarchy - Collections - Royal Reception Rooms
The Royal Reception Rooms at Christiansborg Palace are located in the first floor of the palace, the so-called bel étage, in the northern part of the main wing and in the wing adjoining Prins Jorgen’s Gaard.
Christian IX’s Cabinet contains six marble busts of, respectively, Christian IX and Queen Louise, Frederik VIII and Queen Lovisa, and Christian X and Queen Alexandrine.
The Fredensborg Room is entirely dominated by Laurits Tuxen’s great painting of Christian IX and Queen Louise surrounded by their family in the Garden Room at Fredensborg Palace.
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 Slots- og Ejendomsstyrelsen - Amalienborg and Amaliehaven - Christian IX's Palace
Work on Christian IX's Palace, or Schack’s Palace, was started by royal builder Nicolai Eigtved in 1750.
After the death of his wife in 1852, the palace was used by the Supreme Court and the Ministry of Foreign Affairs.
In 1863, the palace was placed at the disposal of Christian IX whose name it now bears.
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 The Danish Monarchy - History - Christian IX
Christian IX King of Denmark from 1863 to 1906
As the first representative of the House of Glücksborg, Christian IX became King in November 1863 at a very difficult moment in time.
However, especially throughout the summers of the 1880s, there were great gatherings of Europe's most important ruling royalty and princes during the so-called Fredensborg Days at the residence of "Europe's parents-in-law", the Danish King and Queen.
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 Christian Science - Book I - Chapter IX by Mark Twain
Book I - Chapter IX Four years ago I wrote the preceding chapters.
that Christian Science was a fleeting craze and would soon perish.
Four years ago there were six Christian Scientists in a certain town that
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 CHRISTIAN IX - Online Information article about CHRISTIAN IX
November '863, and was at once faced by formidable difficulties.
kingdom Christian's difficulties were more protracted and hardly less serious.
Kong Kristian IX.'s Regerings-Dagbog (Copenhagen, 1876) ; and Hans Majestet Kong Kristian IX.
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  ChristianIXbio
Christian of Schleswig Holstein Sonderburg Glucksburg was born on April 8, 1818 in Gottorp.
By his father, he was a direct descendant of King Christian III of Denmark and his mother was a granddaughter of King Frederik V. Prince Christian studied at the Militar Academy of Cophenagen and he entered the Danish army in 1837.
Christian was a quite good looking man; he was tall and always streightened, had a handsome face with deep blue eyes, a kind and gentle character and lacked of ambitions.
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  Christian IX of Denmark - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia   (Site not responding. Last check: )
Christian IX of Denmark (April 8, 1818 – January 29, 1906) was King of Denmark from November 15, 1863 to January 29, 1906.
Christian's grandsons included Nicholas II of Russia, Constantine I of Greece, George V of the United Kingdom, Christian X of Denmark and Haakon VII of Norway.
Christian died peacefully of old age at 87 in Copenhagen and was buried at Roskilde, Denmark.
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 Christian X of Denmark - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Christian X of Denmark (Christian Carl Frederik Albert Alexander Vilhelm) (September 26, 1870 – April 20, 1947) was King of Denmark from 1912 to 1947 and of Iceland between 1918 and 1944.
In contrast to the monarchs of Norway and the Netherlands, who went into exile during the Nazi occupation of their countries, Christian X remained in his capital throughout the occupation of Denmark, being to the Danish people a visible symbol of the national cause.
Christian X was the tallest of all Danish kings who have been measured (1.99 m).
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 Christian IX of Denmark - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Christian IX of Denmark (April 8, 1818 – January 29, 1906) was King of Denmark from November 15, 1863 to January 29, 1906.
Christian died peacefully of old age at 87 in Copenhagen and was buried in Roskilde Cathedral.
The defeat of 1864 cast a shadow of Christian IX's rule for many years also because his attitude to the Danish case -- probably without reason -- was claimed to be half-hearted.
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 boys clothing: Danish royalty--Christian IX
Christian mairred Princess Louise Wilhelmina of Hesse-Casselin 1842.
Christian was raised in very frugal circumstances, but we have no information on his clothing at this time.
Prince Christian acceeded to the throne as Christian IX.
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 Christian IX of Denmark   (Site not responding. Last check: )
Christian IX of Denmark (April 8, 1818 - January 29, 1906) was King of Denmark from 1863 to 1906.
In 1842 he married Luise of Hesse-Kassel, a niece of Christian VIII and had a family of six children by her.
Christian died from old age at 88 at Copenhagen and was buried at Roskilde, Denmark.
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 Christian V - Search Results - MSN Encarta   (Site not responding. Last check: )
Christian V (1646-1699), King of Denmark and Norway.
Christianity, major world religion, having substantial representation in all the populated continents of the globe.
Christian IX (1818-1906), King of Denmark (1863-1906), a direct descendant of Christian III through the Glücksburg line.
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 King ChristianIX   (Site not responding. Last check: )
Christian the IX was the first Danish King of the Glücksborgske Royal line.
Frederik the VII was childless and therefore the Throne went to Christian of Glücksborg, who with the London Protocol of 1852 and the Throne Successor Law of 1853 was acknowledged as heir apparent through his marriage with Christian the VIII's sister's daughter Princess Louise of Hessen.
King Christian the IX became known as the Europes Father-in-law, because all four of his children came to sit on European Thrones.
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 boys clothing: Danish royalty--Christian IX   (Site not responding. Last check: )
By his father, he was a direct descendant of King Christian III of Denmark and his mother was a granddaughter of King Frederik V. Prince Christian studied at the Militar Academy of Cophenagen and he entered the Danish army in 1837.
Christian mairred Princess Louise Wilhelmina of Hesse-Casselin 1842.
Prince Christian acceeded to the throne as Christian IX.
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 The Danish Monarchy - Denmark - Visit Denmark: The official guide to Denmark with Danish tourism and travel information ...   (Site not responding. Last check: )
Prince Christian of Glücksborg, who was descended in direct male line from the royal house, acceded to the throne as Christian IX on the death of Frederik VII in 1863.
Christian IX became known as the father-in-law of Europe, his daughter Alexandra being married to King Edward VII of Great Britain, his daughter Dagmar to Czar Alexander III of Russia, and his daughter Thyra to Duke Ernst August of Cumberland.
When Christian IX’s son Vilhelm had become King of the Hellenes in 1863 under the name of George I, a large proportion of the European royal houses could meet in Fredensborg Palace for family gatherings in the home of Christian IX.
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 Mermaid Lounge - April 1997   (Site not responding. Last check: )
Christian of Glucksborg, who was descended in direct male line from the royal house, acceded to the throne as Christian IX on the death of Frederik VII in 1863.
Christian IX became known as the father-in-law of Europe, his daughter Alexandra being married to King Edward VII of Great Britain, his daughter Dagmer to Czar Alexander II of Russia, and his daughter Thyra to Duke Ernst Augustus of Cumberland.
When Christian IX's son Vilhelm had become King of the Hellenes in 1853 under the name of George I, a large proportion of the European Royal Houses could meet in Fredensborg Palace for family gatherings in the home of Christian IX.
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 Christian@Everything2.com
Beginning as a struggle to shape and define their identity and faith the first Christians were a diverse group of early followers.
Christian era, the present era, commencing with the birth of Christ.
Christian name, the name given in baptism, as distinct from the family name, or surname.
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 Ancestors and Family of Christian IX of Denmark Oldenburg
In domestic affairs, Christian IX's reign was marked by a struggle between liberal and conservative elements for control of the Folketing, the lower house of the Danish Rigsdag, the legislature.
When Christian came to the throne at Frederick's death in November 1863, he was forced by popular feeling in Denmark to sign the November constitution, which incorporated Schleswig into the state and made war with the German states inevitable.
Christian married Louise Wilhelmina of Hesse-Kassel, daughter of William X of Hesse-Cassel and Louise Charlotte Oldenburg, on 26 May 1842 in Copenhagen, Denmark.
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 The Danish Monarchy - History - Christian IX
Christian IX King of Denmark from 1863 to 1906
When it became clear that Frederik VII would have no heir to the throne, the great powers with the Treaty of London in 1852 accepted that the throne passed to his relative, Prince Christian of Glücksborg, who belonged to a branch of the Royal House of Oldenburg.
As the first representative of the House of Glücksborg, Christian IX became King in November 1863 at a very difficult moment in time.
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 Royal Family, A (Kongelig familie, En) (2003)
Christian IX's second eldest daughter, Dagmar, is engaged to the Russian Crown prince Nikolai.
Christian IX's 17 year-old son, Wilhelm, is proclaimed King of Greece and soon after anointed as George I. He marries the 16 year-old Grand Duchess Olga of Russia and their descendants end up sitting on the thrones of Greece, Romania, Yugoslavia and Spain.
Christian IX's youngest son, Valdemar, marries the devil-may-care French princess, Marie of Orleans.
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 boys clothing: Danish royalty -- Christian IX   (Site not responding. Last check: )
Christian X was born in 1870 at Charlottenlund.
Prince Christian (1870-) was the eldest son and succeeded his father as king of Denmark.
Christian became chief of the royal guard in 1898.
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In 1863, Christian IX’s eldest daughter, Alexandra, marries the English heir to the throne.
Christian IX’s second daughter, Dagmar, is engaged to the Russian Crown Prince Nikolai.
Christian IX’s17 year-old-son, William, is proclaimed King of Greece and soon after anointed as George I. He marries the 16 year-old Grand Duchess Olga of Russia and their descendents end up sitting on the thrones of Greece, Romania, Yugoslavia and Spain.
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 CATHOLIC ENCYCLOPEDIA: Christian (Bishop of Prussia)   (Site not responding. Last check: )
Soon after Christian's return to Prussia the pagans rose against the foreign Christians who had settled there, destroyed their fortifications, and compelled many of the newly converted to return to paganism.
In his extremity Christian founded the Order of the Knights of Dobrin, which was approved by Pope Gregory IX about 1228.
Up to the year 1227 none but Cistercians assisted Christian in his apostolic labours; but with the arrival of the German Knights, the Dominicans, who were favoured by the order and by Pope Gregory IX, took a strong foothold in Prussia, while Christian and his Cistercian colabourers were thrown into the background.
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