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  Denmark - LoveToKnow 1911
The Cattegat is divided from the Baltic by the Danish islands, between the east coast of the Cimbric peninsula in the neighbourhood of the German frontier and south-western Sweden.
Denmark, however, is nowhere low in the sense in which Holland is; the country is pleasantly diversified, and rises a little at the coast even though it remains flat inland.
The population of Denmark in 1901 was 2,449,540.
www.1911encyclopedia.org /Denmark   (15796 words)

 Eric VII of Denmark Biography
Eric of Pomerania, Erik af Pommern (Danish title) or Erik av Pommern (Eric XIII) (Swedish an Norwegian title), was adopted by Margaret I of Denmark and became king of Denmark (1412-1439), king regent of the Kalmar Union, in Norway (1412-1442) and in Sweden (1396-1439).
He was born in 1382 as the son of Vratislav of Pomerania and Maria of Mecklenburg, grand daughter of Waldemar Atterdag of Denmark and a descendant of Magnus I of Sweden.
In years 1449-1459 he ruled the Duchy of Slupsk (part of Duchy of Pomerania) as Eric I. He died in 1459.
www.biographybase.com /biography/Eric_VII_of_Denmark.html   (132 words)

  Eric of Pomerania - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
He was born in 1382 son of Vratislav of Pomerania and Mary of Mecklenburg, the only surviving granddaughter of Waldemar Atterdag of Denmark and also a descendant of Magnus I of Sweden and Haakon V of Norway.
Eric's maternal grandfather was Duke Henry of Mecklenburg, who was rival to Queen Margaret in regard to Danish succession in 1375.
From 1449 to 1459, Eric ruled the Duchy of Stolp (part of the Duchy of Pomerania) as Eric I. He died in 1459, and is buried in Darłowo (Ruegenwalde), Poland.
www.wikipedia.org /wiki/Eric_VII_of_Denmark   (780 words)

 Frederick VII of Denmark -- Facts, Info, and Encyclopedia article   (Site not responding. Last check: )
Frederick VII (October 6, 1808 - November 15, 1863) was the last (A male sovereign; ruler of a kingdom) king of (A constitutional monarchy in northern Europe; consists of the mainland of Jutland and many islands between the North Sea and the Baltic Sea) Denmark to rule as an absolute monarch.
Denmark was also under Salic Law, but only among descendants of (Click link for more info and facts about Frederick III) Frederick III (who was the first hereditary monarch of Denmark, before him the kingdom was officially elective).
The closest female relative of Frederick VII were the issue of his paternal aunt, Louise, who had married a cadet Landgrave of Hesse.
www.absoluteastronomy.com /encyclopedia/F/Fr/Frederick_VII_of_Denmark2.htm   (802 words)

 Eric of Pomerania - Encyclopedia, History, Geography and Biography
In 1440, Eric having been deposed in all his kingdoms, his nephew Christopher of Bavaria was chosen to succeed on the thrones.
The next monarch (1448-81) was Eric's kinsman Christian I of Denmark, son of Eric's earlier rival count Theodoric of Oldenburg.
In years 1449-1459 he ruled the Duchy of Stolp (part of Duchy of Pomerania) as Eric I. He died in 1459.
www.arikah.com /encyclopedia/Eric_VII_of_Denmark   (270 words)

 Encyclopedia: Eric   (Site not responding. Last check: )
Eric the Victorious (VI), Old Norse: Eiríkr inn sigrsæli, Modern Swedish: Erik Segersäll, (970?- 995), was king of the Swedes during the second half of the 10th century.
Eric XI Ericsson (1216 – February 2, 1250) den läspe och halte: the stuttering and lame, was king of Sweden 1222 – 1229 and 1234 – 1250.
Eric XII Magnusson (1339-1359) was rival King of Sweden and to his father Magnus II from 1356 to his death in 1359.
www.nationmaster.com /encyclopedia/Eric   (2096 words)

 Medieval Sourcebook: Rimbert: Life of Anskar, Apostle of the Nth
For whilst the Missions which lie planted in Denmark and Sweden during the thirty-three years of his episcopate were interrupted after his death by the desolating raids of the Northmen, those by whom the work was restarted gratefully recognised him as their pioneer.
A dispute as to the right of succession to the crown having arisen in Denmark, his help was solicited by Harald Krag, one of the disputants, and in 82Z the ambassador whom Louis sent to Denmark suggested the establishment of a Mission among the Danes.
Eric, King of Jutland, who had formerly supported Anskar, had become unpopular with his pagan subjects, and in a battle which lasted for three days he and nearly all his chief men were killed, and his one descendant, Eric II.
www.fordham.edu /halsall/basis/anskar.html   (16525 words)

 History of the Royal House of Denmark
Waldemar's elder daughter, Ingeborg, m Duke Henry of Mecklenburg and had issue Mary (1363-1402?) who m Wartislav VII, Duke of Pomerania; their son Eric VII (d 1459) became King of Norway 1389, of Denmark and Sweden 1396, and was crowned King of the Union 1397 (dethroned 1439).
Eric's sister Catherine m 1407 John of Bavaria, Count Palatine of Neumarkt, and had issue a son Christopher III (d 1448), King of Denmark 1440, Sweden 1441, and Norway 1442.
Christian, Prince of Schleswig-Holstein-Sonderburg-Glücksburg, later Christian IX, King of Denmark, son of Duke Wilhelm of Schleswig-Holstein-Sonderburg-Glücksburg (b 4 Jan 1785; d 17 Feb 1831), was designated as immediate successor to his kinsman, King Frederik VII by Treaty dated 8 May 1852 and the revised Danish Law of Succession of 31 July 1853.
www.chivalricorders.org /royalty/gotha/denmark.htm   (538 words)

 Maximilian Genealogy Master Database 2000 - pafg1588 - Generated by Personal Ancestral File
Margaret of Denmark VALDEMARSDOTTIR was born 1353 and died 28 Oct 1412.
Erik VI Menved of Denmark ERIKSSON was born 1274 and died 13 Nov 1319.
Christopher II of Denmark ERIKSSON was born 29 Sep 1276 and died 2 Aug 1332.
www.peterwestern.f9.co.uk /maximilia/pafg1588.htm   (299 words)

 Denmark   (Site not responding. Last check: )
From 1018 to 1035, Denmark was ruled by Canute, the conqueror of England (1015-1016), where for a time he held court.
It was in his reign that Denmark was hegemonic over a very disunited Norway.
Denmark expanded into Germany in 1220 but by 1223 it had lost all its conquests and its influence in Norway was weakened.
www.worldhistoryplus.com /d/denmark.html   (120 words)

 Denmark: In Depth : History : A United Scandinavia | Frommers.com   (Site not responding. Last check: )
Acknowledging her advanced age and the need for a male figurehead at the reigns of power, Margaret arranged for her nephew, Eric of Pomerania (1382-1459), to be crowned king of all three countries as Eric VII.
But it was a troubled and culturally ambiguous acquisition that would vex the patience of both Denmark and the German states for centuries to come, as its citizens waffled in their allegiances.
Denmark became an exporter of foodstuffs, especially beef and grain, and livestock, especially horses.
www.frommers.com /destinations/denmark/0220032622.html   (769 words)

 The Kingdom of Denmark
Denmark becomes a constitutional monarchy and freedom of religion is guaranteed by the new constitution.
Denmark is a parliamentary state with a constitutional monarchy; it is the oldest in Europe.
Denmark was a lot smaller than I thought it was going to be but it still has very exciting things going on year-round.
www.campdanmark.com /DenmarkReport   (1824 words)

 AllRefer.com - Denmark : History : Ancient History to 1448, Scandinavia (Scandinavian Political Geography) - ...
From 1018 to 1035, Denmark, England, and Norway were united under King Canute (Knut).
With the end of the Viking raids and the development of a strong and independent church, the nobles were able to impose their will on the weaker kings.
In 1282, Eric V (reigned 1259–86) was forced to submit to the Great Charter, which established annual parliaments and a council of nobles who shared the king's power.
reference.allrefer.com /encyclopedia/D/Denmark-history.html   (408 words)

She was married to the then King of Norway, and her son became the King of Denmark.
1588-1648AD: prosperous Christian IV Between 1536-1660, Denmark was basically an aristocratic government, which was a constitutional form of government in that the king was formally elected by the estates of the realm, in practice by the nobles in the Rigsraad, which, however, always elected the king's oldest son.
In 1659, Denmark ceded all provinces east of the Sound to Sweden with the exception of Bornholm.
www.cs.jhu.edu /%7Eyliu/Tour/aero/history.html   (855 words)

 Encyclopedia: Abdication   (Site not responding. Last check: )
King James VII and II (14 October 1633–16 September 1701) became King of England, Scotland, and Ireland from 6 February 1685.
Events Battle of Grotnik, which ended the hussite movement in Poland Eric of Pomerania, King of Sweden, Denmark and Norway is declared deposed in Sweden.
Gustav IV Adolf (1778-1837), king of Sweden, of the house Holstein-Gottorp, was the son of Gustav III of Sweden and Sophia Magdalena of Denmark, and born at Stockholm on November 1, 1778.
www.nationmaster.com /encyclopedia/Abdication   (5435 words)

 Norwegian History
Eric the Red, the son of a Norwegian exiled to Iceland, colonized Greenland in 982.
In 1001, Eric’s Icelandic son, Leif Eriksson, became possibly the first European to explore the coast of North America when he sailed off course on a voyage from Norway to Greenland.
In 1380 Norway was absorbed into a union with Denmark, which lasted over 400 years.
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 Eric of Pomerania : Eric VII of Denmark   (Site not responding. Last check: )
Eric of Pomerania : Eric VII of Denmark
Eric of Pomerania, Erik af Pommern (Danish and Norwegian title) or Erik av Pommern (Eric XIII) (Swedish title), was adopted by Margaret of Denmark and became king of Denmark (1412-1439), king regent of the Kalmar Union, in Norway (1412-1442) and in Sweden (1396-1439).
He was born in 1382 as the son of Vratislav of Pomerania and Maria of Mecklenburg, grand daughter of Waldemar Atterdag of Denmark and a decendant of Magnus I of Sweden.
www.explainthis.info /er/eric-vii-of-denmark.html   (155 words)

 Encyclopedia: Frederick II of Denmark and Norway   (Site not responding. Last check: )
Frederick II (July 1, 1534 - April 4, 1588), King of Denmark and Norway from 1559 until his death.
He was the son of King Christian III of Denmark and Norway and Dorothea of Saxe-Lauenburg.
His daughter Anne of Denmark married King James I of England.
www.nationmaster.com /encyclopedia/Frederick-II-of-Denmark-and-Norway   (168 words)

 Biography Base Letter E
Eric I of Norway - (885-954), Eirik Blokøks : 931-933
Eric II of Norway - (1280-1299), Norwegian monarch
Eric VII of Denmark - (1412-1442), Norwegian monarch
www.biographybase.com /bio/e.html   (835 words)

 Abdication - Wikipedia
Among the most memorable abdications of antiquity may be mentioned that of Sulla the dictator, 79 B.C., and that of the Emperor Diocletian, A.D. The following is a list of the more important abdications:
Eric VII of Denmark and XIII of Sweden
Charles of Naples (on accession to throne of Spain)
nostalgia.wikipedia.org /wiki/Abdication   (333 words)

 Denmark Royalty   (Site not responding. Last check: )
Denmark Ancient differs from Denmark Modern, that shows the current lesser coat of arms of Denmark, in that the three lions passant are also guardant in the Ancient coat of arms.
Erik (VII) of Pomerania (originally Bugislav), a great-nephew of Queen Margrete I, was appointed as her successor in 1387.
Likewise for the FR VII cypher of Frederik VII.
www.buschauer.dynip.com /fotw/flags/dk-hiroy.html   (1738 words)

ERIC II, King of Denmark 835-59, was the andOn of
HALFDAN of Lethra, King of Denmark, married Auda of Roeskilda.
FRODE VII, King of Denmark, married Hilda of the Vandals.
www.royalancestorscollins.com /denmark.htm   (1152 words)

 Chronology from 1401 to 1500
Her grandnephew Eric of Pomerania continues his reign as Eric VII of Denmark and Norway, Eric XIII of Sweden, but the death of the “lady king” (as delegates from Lübeck have called her) begins a long period of dissension as Eric assumes personal power and begins an oppressive rule.
France’s Charles VII and Burgundy’s Philippe le Bon sign a treaty at Arras September 21 by which Philippe breaks with the English, recognizes Charles as France’s only king, and is himself recognized as a sovereign prince.
Eric VII, king of Denmark, Norway and Sweden since 1412, flees peasant rebellions, takes refuge on the Swedish island of Gotland, and turns pirate, preying on Baltic shipping.
www.b17.com /family/lwp/chronology/1401_1500.html   (7282 words)

 Final Fantasy VII for Windows - MobyGames
However after a while it becomes apparent that there are other forces at work, and ultimately Cloud must not only fight against Shinra, but also stop a powerful terrorist from destroying the world.
Final Fantasy VII introduces a new materia system: your weapons have different amounts of slots where you can equip various orbs (called "materia").
All magic spells must be learned by equipping materia, but there are also other types which enhance your spells, parameters, etc. By equipping different materia on different characters, you can customize them freely, without depending on character classes.
www.mobygames.com /game/windows/final-fantasy-vii   (415 words)

 Word Hoard: Knights of the Garter   (Site not responding. Last check: )
In command at the battle of Bosworth in support of Henry VII, and later against Simnel's rebellion.
Fought at the battle of Bosworth for Henry VII.
On accepting the accession of Henry VII he surrendered his claim to the Dukedom of Suffolk.
wordhoard.blogspot.com /2005/02/knights-of-garter_21.html   (3801 words)

 Eric Vii (xiii) King Denmark & Sweden & Norway / Princess Philippa Plantagenet Plantagenet Of England   (Site not responding. Last check: )
Eric Vii (xiii) King Denmark & Sweden & Norway / Princess Philippa Plantagenet Plantagenet Of England
Father: Wartislav Vii Duke Of Pomerania Stolp Mother: Mary Princess Princess Of Mecklenburg Schw
Other Spouses: Eric X Of Pomerania King Of Denmark Eric X King Of Denmark Father: King Henry Iv Plantagenet Of England Mother: Mary De Bohun
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 Required Books   (Site not responding. Last check: )
Eric, Duke of Södermanland and leader of the baronial opposition in Sweden, is captured by King Birger, his brother, and is murdered; a general rebellion follows
Olaf of Denmark and Norway dies; his mother Margaret is elected as regent of both countries for her lifetime (-1412)
Christian of Denmark deposed as King of Norway, and Karl of Sweden is elected
history.boisestate.edu /hy309/baltic/timelinebaltic.htm   (880 words)

 Frequently Asked Questions
Prince William, second son of King Christian IX of Denmark, was elected King of the Hellenes (Greece) on March 30, 1863 at the age of 17.
Prince Karl, second son of King Frederik VIII of Denmark, was elected King of Norway upon the dissolution of the union of Sweden and Norway in 1905.
Princess Dagmar of Denmark, second daughter of King Christian IX of Denmark, married Tsarevich Alexander Alexandrovich, son and heir of Tsar Alexander II of Russia, in 1866.
www.etoile.co.uk /Denmark/Faq.html   (1594 words)

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