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  Christian VIII of Denmark - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Christian VIII (September 18, 1786–January 20, 1848), king of Denmark 1839-48 and of Norway 1814, the eldest son of the Hereditary Prince Frederick of Denmark and Norway and Sophia Frederica of Mecklenburg-Schwerin, was born in 1786 at Christiansborg Palace in Copenhagen.
Sweden refusing Christian's conditions, a short campaign ensued, in which the Norwegian army was easily defeated by the superior skill and forces of the Swedish crown prince Bernadotte.
King Christian VIII continued his predecessor's patronage of astronomy, awarding gold medals for the discovery of comets by telescope, and financially supporting Heinrich Christian Schumacher with his publication of the scientific journal Astronomische Nachrichten.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Christian_VIII_of_Denmark   (817 words)

  
 Drew Spencer Family Tree - aqwg156
Christian VIII King of Denmark was born 18 Sep 1786 and died 20 Jan 1848.
Christian VIII King of Denmark [Parents] was born 18 Sep 1786 in Christiansborg.
Frederick Christian of Schleswig- Duke was born 1765.
members.tripod.com /drewspen/genealogy/aqwg156.htm   (314 words)

  
 Frederick VI of Denmark - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
King Frederick VI of Denmark and Norway (January 28, 1768 – December 3, 1839), reigned as King of Denmark from 1808 to 1839, and as king of Norway from 1808 to 1814.
However, none of Frederick VI's sons survived infancy and when he died, he was succeeded by his cousin, Christian VIII of Denmark.
Wilhelmine of Denmark (1808-1891), firstly married to her second cousin Prince Frederik of Denmark, the future Frederick VII of Denmark, but they divorced, and she married secondly Duke Charles of Lyksborg (=Duke of Glucksburg), who was eldest brother of the future Christian IX of Denmark.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Frederick_VI_of_Denmark   (662 words)

  
 woodgate - pafg142 - Generated by Personal Ancestral File
Frederick IV King of Denmark [Parents] was born on 21 Oct 1671 in Copenhagen,Denmark.
Christian V King of Denmark [Parents] was born on 15 Apr 1646 in Flensborg.
Christian IV King of Denmark [Parents] was born on 12 Apr 1577 in Frederiksborg.
homepages.ihug.co.nz /~woodgate/pafg142.htm   (440 words)

  
 My Family
Christian VIII (King of Denmark) was born on 18 Sep 1786 in Christiansborg (near Copenhagen), Denmark.
Christian X (King of Denmark) was born on 26 Sep 1870 in Charlottenlund (near Copenhagen), Denmark.
Dagmar of Denmark (Tsarina) was born in 1847.
sneakers.pair.com /roots/b7.htm   (908 words)

  
 TRH The Crown Prince Couple - Christian VIII's Palace
Christian Frederik was the son of the King’s brother and grew up in the Levetzau Palace.
In 1839 Christian VIII succeeded Frederik VI on the throne.
In 1794 the palace to the north west, also known as Christian VIII’s Palace, was taken by Prince Frederik, brother of Christian VII.
www.kronprinsparret.dk /52000c   (1336 words)

  
 woodgate - pafg143 - Generated by Personal Ancestral File
She married Christian VIII King of Denmark on 22 May 1815 in Augustenburg.
She married Frederick VII King of Denmark on 1 Nov 1828 in Copenhagen.
She married Frederick VII King of Denmark on 10 Jun 1841 in Neustrelitz.
homepages.ihug.co.nz /~woodgate/pafg143.htm   (318 words)

  
 King Frederik VIII of Denmark and Queen Louise
Upon King Frederik VIII's death in 1912, his eldest son, Crown Prince Christian, assumed the Danish throne as King Christian X. Other than Denmark he was King of Greenland and the Faeroe Islands, these two countries being part of the Danish Commonwealth.
King Christian was finally King of Iceland until 1944, where the country became an independent republic, as well as he was the head of state of the former Danish West Indies, ceded to the US in 1917.
King Christian X. Queen Ingrid of Denmark (the Queen Mother) does not have her roots in the Glücksburg Family; she belongs to the family through her marriage to the late King Frederik IX.
glucksburg.heindorffhus.dk /frame-DenmarkFrederik8.htm   (829 words)

  
 I7136: Christian VII King of Denmark (29 JAN 1749 - 13 MAR 1808)
I7136: Christian VII King of Denmark (29 JAN 1749 - 13 MAR 1808)
Descendants of Christian VII King of Denmark and Caroline Matilda Hanover
2 Louise Augusta = Frederick Christian of Schleswig- Duke
web.ukonline.co.uk /nigel.battysmith/Database/D0003/I7136.html   (72 words)

  
 Aarhus University Press:
Prince Christian Frederik (1786-1848) became King Christian VIII of Denmark in 1839.
His accession to the throne took place at the end of Denmark's 'Golden Age' - a period haunted by national bankruptcy but, notably, due to a few men of vision also a period in which painting, poetry and science developed intensively.
Because of his intelligence, energy and patronage of the arts, King Christian VIII became one of the entrepreneurs of Danish cultural life.
www.unipress.dk /en-gb/Item.aspx?sku=810   (353 words)

  
 billy family 1
He had two brothers: Joseph, born in 1864, also to Helsina and Michael, and Henry Magnus Bohne, the illegitimate son of Helsina and King Christian VIII of Denmark.
Helsina Bohne was born in Copenhagen on December 3, 1830.
She was expelled from Denmark to the United States with a small amount of money, arriving in New York City early in 1846.
people.uleth.ca /~goble/bf1.html   (460 words)

  
 Phillipsite - LoveToKnow 1911
The species was established by A. Levy in 1825 and named after William Phillips.
French authors use the name christianite (after Christian VIII.
of Denmark), given by A. Des Cloizeaux in 1847.
www.1911encyclopedia.org /Phillipsite   (268 words)

  
 CATHOLIC ENCYCLOPEDIA: Karl Friedrich Rumohr
Italy was frequently visited by him, and he was fond of varying life in the large cities with the stillness and loneliness of the country.
Exercising a magnificent hospitality, he himself was in many places, despite his very irritable temperament, a welcome guest—even with King William IV of Prussia and Christian VIII of Denmark.
King Christian VIII built a monument in his honour.
www.newadvent.org /cathen/13228a.htm   (259 words)

  
 TIME.com: Their Majesties Receive -- Aug. 27, 1923 -- Page 1
The object of the Union is to encourage the world's politicians to meet, with a view to reaching an understanding of one another's problems.
Christian X, nearly 53, is the son of Frederik VIII.
King Christian is the third ruler of the House of Schleswig-Holstein-Sonderburg-Glucksburg, to which House the Great Powers of Europe assigned the throne of Denmark on the death of the 16th King of the House of Oldenburg, Frederik VII, who died without issue.
www.time.com /time/archive/preview/0,10987,716457,00.html   (402 words)

  
 Danish jigs for Australian bands - smh.com.au
INXS and the Snake Gully Band from Cairns are among Australian musicians booked for concerts in Denmark this summer.
The INXS rock group will star next month at the Tivoli Gardens in Copenhagen, one of the world's best-known amusement parks, which is celebrating its 160th anniversary this year.
Tivoli Gardens, in the centre of Copenhagen, has played a leading role in Danish entertainment since King Christian VIII of Denmark gave Georg Carstensen royal permission to open it in 1843.
www.smh.com.au /articles/2003/05/29/1054177674309.html   (267 words)

  
 Thiele biography
As a friend of the family, Thorvaldsen became one of Thiele's godfathers and his parents gave their son the name Thorvald after his famous godfather.
From this account we already see that Thorvald's father had friends among the leading artists in Denmark.
In fact he was a highly educated man who was the private librarian to King Christian VIII of Denmark and Director of the Royal College of Prints.
www-groups.dcs.st-and.ac.uk /~history/Biographies/Thiele.html   (988 words)

  
 Denmark: Kings and Queens
, king of Denmark (1035–42) and of the English (1040–42)
Christian IV, king of Denmark and Norway (1588–1648)
Frederick VI, king of Denmark (1808–39) and Norway (1808–14)
www.factmonster.com /ipka/A0775376.html   (98 words)

  
 Amazon.com: Hans Christian Andersen: The Fan Dancer: Books: Alison Prince   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-21)
The tiny house in Odense where Hans Christian Andersen is said to have lived as a child has been absorbed into a large museum.
Of course an easily accessible story teller like Han Christian Andersen is popular with both kids and their parents and rightly elevated into a cultural mascot by his country cousins,Danes.
Having visited and stayed in Denmark recently I was familiar with almost all the landmarks that were mentioned and hence could enjoy it better.
www.amazon.com /exec/obidos/tg/detail/-/0749004789?v=glance   (925 words)

  
 Worldroots.com
Descendants of Kong Gorm den Gamle of Denmark
Sofie Magdalene, Princess of Denmark and Norway (1746-1813)
Princess Vilhelmine Ernestine of Denmark and Norway (1650-1706)
worldroots.com /brigitte/royal/royal1a.htm   (429 words)

  
 The German Classics of the Nineteenth and Twentieth Centuries, Vol. IX by Various Authors
But although he had reached the goal of his ambition in having become a poet, and a dramatist whose first play had appeared on the stage, he still lacked a settled occupation and a sure income.
Having been born a Danish subject, he conceived the idea of a direct appeal to Christian VIII.
of Denmark for such an appointment as the king might be persuaded to give him.
manybooks.net /titles/various13031303013030-8.html   (192 words)

  
 Schleswig-Holstein   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-21)
of Denmark as Duke of Schleswig-Holstein (Augustenburg 6 Jul 1829- Wiesbaden 14 Jan 1880); m.Augustenburg 11 Sep 1856 Pss Adelheid zu Hohenlohe-Langenburg (Langenburg 20 Jan 1835-Dresden 25 Jan 1900)
Christian Augustus Leopold Edward Harald (Cumberland Lodge 12 May 1876- Cumberland Lodge 20 May 1876)
2c) FRIEDRICH FERDINAND Georg Christian Karl Wilhelm, Duke of Schleswig-Holstein- Sonderburg-Glücksburg, and from 27 Apr 1931 Duke of Schleswig-Holstein (Kiel 12 Oct 1855- Luisenlund 21 Jan 1934); m.Primkenau 19 Mar 1885 Karoline Mathilde Pss of Schleswig- Holstein-Sonderburg-Augustenburg (Augustenburg 25 Jan 1860-Grünholz 20 Feb 1932)
pages.prodigy.net /ptheroff/gotha/holstein.html   (1636 words)

  
 Handbook of Texas Online:
Julius Stockfleth, marine and landscape painter, was born in Wyk auf Föhr, Schleswig-Holstein, on January 29, 1857, son of Friedrich August and Louise (Hansen) Stockfleth.
His father was a ship joiner and sailor, and his mother was an "innkeeper for the suite of Christian VIII" of Denmark.
The parents immigrated to the United States during the 1870s.
www.tsha.utexas.edu /handbook/online/articles/SS/fst91.html   (462 words)

  
 The ged2html ancestory of the FREDERICK VII King Of Denmark & WILHELMINE family
The ged2html ancestory of the FREDERICK VII King Of Denmark & WILHELMINE family
/-- FREDERICK V /-- FREDERICK / \-- JULIANA MARIA /-- CHRISTIAN VIII / \ /-- / \-- SOPHIA FREDERICA / \-- -- FREDERICK VII \ /-- \ /-- \ / \-- \-- CHARLOTTE \ /-- \-- \--
/-- FREDERICK V /-- CHRISTIAN VII / \-- LOUISA /-- FREDERICK VI Individuals Index
www.illian.org /places/FamilySheets/d0005/F6715.html   (79 words)

  
 Camelot Village: Britain's Heritage and History
Christian II Frederick II Christian IV Frederick III
Frederick VI Christian Frederick (Christian VIII of Denmark) (Danish governor)
A 5 star development available off plan now
www.camelotintl.com /royal/list/rulerdenor.html   (34 words)

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