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  JOHN OF DENMARK : Encyclopedia Entry
John, Johann, Johan II, Danish and Norwegian name Hans (2 February 1455 22 July 1513), was a Danish monarch and union king of Denmark (1481 1513), Norway (1483 1513) Sweden (1497 1501), under the Kalmar Union, and also Duke of Schleswig and Holstein.
John’s domestic politics were marked by an economic support of the Danish merchants and by a widespread use of commoners as officials and even as councilors in spite of the anger of the nobility.
After his son was deposed in 1522, John's blood returned to the Danish and Norwegian thrones in the person of Christian III of Denmark, the grandson of his daughter, Electress Elisabeth.
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  John of Denmark
John, Johann, Johan II, or colloquially "Hans", Danish monarch and union king of Denmark (1481–1513), Norway (1483–1513) Sweden (1497–1501), under the Kalmar Union, and also Duke of Schleswig and Holstein.
He was born on February 2, 1455 as the son of Christian I and Dorotea av Hohenzollern-Brandenburg, daughter of Margrave Hans of Brandenburg.
According to the Privilege of Ripen the Noble Dietss of the duchies of Schleswig and Holstein were to elect a duke among the sons of the previous duke.
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 Kids.Net.Au - Encyclopedia > John of Denmark
John of Denmark (Johann in German or Hans in Danish) was king of Denmark and king regent of Norway (1481-1513).
According to the Privilege of Ripen[?] the Noble Diets of the duchies of Schleswig and Holstein were to elect a duke among the sons of the previous duke.
After the death of Christian I, John does however successfully argue for electing both sons to co-dukes (in 1482), when it looked as his 10 years old brother Frederick was going to be elected.
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 NationMaster - Encyclopedia: Christian III of Denmark
King Frederick I. Frederick I of Denmark and Norway (October 7, 1471 – April 10, 1533) was the son of the first Oldenburg King Christian I of Denmark, Norway and Sweden (1426-1481) and of Dorothea of Brandenburg (1430-1495).
Christian was born the son of King John of Denmark ("Kong Hans") and Christina of Saxony, at Nyborg Castle in 1481 and succeeded his father as king and regent in Denmark and Norway, where he later was to be succeeded by his uncle king Frederick I of Denmark.
The Privy Council of Denmark and the Privy Council of Norway, or Rigsraad of Denmark and Norway, insisted in the Haandfæstning (i.e.
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 John of Denmark - Definition, explanation
John, Johann, Johan II, or colloquially "Hans", Danish monarch and union king of Denmark (1481 – 1513), Norway (1483 – 1513) Sweden (1497 – 1501), under the Kalmar Union, and also Duke of Schleswig and Holstein.
He was born on February 2, 1455 as the son of Christian I and Dorotea av Hohenzollern-Brandenburg, daughter of Margrave Hans of Brandenburg.
According to the Privilege of Ripen the Noble Dietss of the duchies of Schleswig and Holstein were to elect a duke among the sons of the previous duke.
www.calsky.com /lexikon/en/txt/j/jo/john_of_denmark.php   (369 words)

 Denmark (08/06)
Denmark's provinces in today's southwestern Sweden were lost in 1658, and Norway was transferred from the Danish to the Swedish crown in 1814, following the defeat of Napoleon, with whom Denmark was allied.
Denmark remained neutral during World War I. Despite its declaration of neutrality at the beginning of World War II, it was invaded by the Germans in 1940 and occupied until liberated by the Allied forces in May 1945.
Denmark became a charter member of the United Nations and was one of the original signers of the North Atlantic Treaty.
www.state.gov /r/pa/ei/bgn/3167.htm   (5327 words)

 John's Denmark News
At first it was thought to be a lone ship that had gotten lost on it's way to Toronto but on January 7th 2004 an entire fleet of Pirate ships sailed into Denmarks capital and proceded to pillage and plunder they're filthy hearts out.
As I'm sure many of you know hotdogs have been outlawed in Denmark ever since the great meatgrinder mishap of 1974, but recently the prime minister of Denmark, Muchov Stinsvley has passed a new law stating that hotdogs may be produced and eaten provided that ketchup and mustard don't cost extra.
Denmark's top scientists are working on a way to cross breed a man with a bear to create a super army of bear-men.
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 LDSEP: Missionaries in Denmark
Although these missionaries were full-blooded Danes and parents were born and raised in Denmark, they often did not speak the Danish language and had to learn it as a second language in their first months in Denmark.
The greatest missionary work in the mid-1800s was done by local missionaries who were called in Denmark to work in their neighborhoods or travel to other areas of Denmark and Scandinavia to do missionary work among their own countrymen.
This was also the period of greatest growth in Denmark, much surpassing in number of baptisms the later period when hundreds of foreign missionaries worked in Denmark.
www.ldsep.org /denmark/miss/index.html   (4806 words)

Denmark lies in the southwest part of Perry County.
About 2 mile west of Denmark is the BRADLEY Cemetery, located almost directly south of the Captain Mine offices and loading operations.
Denmark is surrounded by the remains of strip mining operations.
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 St John activities at waterfront Villa enhances St John entertainment
Laurence Rockefeller purchased extensive holdings on St. John including holdings of the Danish West Indies Company, developed Caneel Bay Resort and donated much of the remaining acreage to the U.S. Government as public parkland and Congress formed the VI National Park.
Newspapers: St. John Tradewinds, St. John Sun Times, The Virgin Islands Daily News (on St. Thomas), and the St. Croix Avis are the local papers.
There are also daily ferries between St. John and Tortola, BVI and ferries (with limited schedules) between St. Thomas and either St. Croix or San Juan.
www.holidayhomesvi.com /about_stj.php   (604 words)

 Changing the Face of Medicine | Dr. Leila Alice Daughtry Denmark
In 1928, she was the third woman to graduate from the school with a doctor of medicine degree.
Running an office out of a farmhouse near her home until her retirement in 2001, Dr. Denmark kept costs down by leaving a sign-up sheet for patients instead of hiring a receptionist, and charging just $10 for the first visit and $8 for every visit thereafter.
In 1935 Dr. Denmark received the Fisher Award for outstanding research in diagnosis, treatment, and immunization of whooping cough for her work on the vaccine.
www.nlm.nih.gov /changingthefaceofmedicine/physicians/biography_78.html   (525 words)

John is sparsely and intermittently inhabited by small groups of Native Americans fleeing persecution, pirates, fugitives of all sorts and colors, fishermen and woodcutters.
St John is the victim of a severe drought, insect plague and devastating hurricane.
John and St. Thomas are declared free ports by the Danish Crown.
www.stjohnbeachguide.com /timeline.htm   (1361 words)

 Press Clippings and Articles
John di Martino has established a widely respected reputation as an adaptable straight-ahead player and a sensitive and sought-after accompanist of singers.
The romanticism of “John di Martino’s Romantic Jazz Trio” is unbound in “The Things I Love,” based on a theme by the ultimate romantic, Tchaikovsky, but discreet touches of the blues help keep it real.
John di Martino’s Romantic Jazz Trio is, in fact, a recording session-generated group, but after hearing this CD you just may think it was a permanent working unit—and you’ll wish it was.
www.johndimartino.com /press/press.htm   (908 words)

 About St. John, US Virgin Islands
The island of St. John is the smallest of the three major U.S. Virgin Islands.
The hub of commercial activity on St. John is the town of Cruz Bay.
John is a maximum of 20 mph with a limit of 10 mph in the town of Cruz Bay.
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 First United Methodist Church of Melbourne
The Reverend John E. Denmark B.A. M-Div., D.D. is Lead Pastor and lives with his wife of 34 years, Susan Culbertson Denmark.
Their children are: The Rev. Emily Denmark Mcgee, Pastor of Simpson Memorial UMC in Riviera Beach, FL.
John is an Elder in Full Connection with the Florida Annual Conference of The United Methodist Church.
www.fumc-melb.org /pastors.php   (440 words)

 John Dowland Biography - famous John Dowland Classical collection and John Dowland Music Reviews.
John Dowland, of English or possibly Irish origin, was born in 1563, probably in London.
He was a lutenist of distinction but failed, allegedly because he was a Catholic, to win a position in the royal service, seeking his fortune abroad at Kassel and later, in 1598, at the court of Christian IV of Denmark.
He was forced by debt to return to England in 1606 and eventually won appointment as one of the King's Lutes in 1612.
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 St. John Island by VillasCaribe.com
A fort was constructed in Coral Bay on St. John Island, one of the safest harbors in the Caribbean.
It was not until 1927 that St. John Island residents were granted U.S. citizenship and it was not until 1956 (when Laurence Rockefeller purchased the island) that the territory took a drastic turn.
The turnaround to St. John Island’s telecommunications and modern infrastructure was dramatic as throngs of guests came to this beautiful Caribbean paradise to be part of the unspoiled beaches and forest.
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 Transient guilty of first-degree murder in stabbing death | The San Diego Union-Tribune
Wes Allen Thomas faces a life prison sentence for the Nov. 12, 2003, murder of John Robert Denmark, 43, whose body was found covered with cardboard beneath the elevated trolley tracks in the San Diego River channel at Hazard Center Drive.
Witnesses said Denmark, whose blood-alcohol level was later measured at four times the legal limit, passed out after arguing with several people, including Thomas.
He said he walked over to where Denmark was lying, and Denmark, who was much larger than he was, suddenly grabbed him.
www.signonsandiego.com /uniontrib/20041216/news_2m16homeless.html   (377 words)

 GotzeBlogged » Blog Archive » Openize Denmark, Parliament Orders
On Friday (June 2, 2006), the Danish Parliament (Folketinget) had its last session before the Summer break, and on a very long agenda, the very last issue (#57) was the second and last reading of Morten Helveg’s Proposal for Parliamentary Resolution on Open Standards (B103).
Anne Østergaard’s Denmark to follow in the foot steps of Massachuchets on open standards is flawed, in my opinion.
Microsoft argued that they wanted to dicuss with the committee how to ensure as much freedom of choice to citizens and businesses in their communication with government, i.e., the old “one standard is good, but two are better” song.
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 Denmark: History, Geography, Government, and Culture — Infoplease.com
Denmark supported Napoléon, for which it was punished at the Congress of Vienna in 1815 by the loss of Norway to Sweden.
Denmark was neutral in World War I. In 1940, Denmark was invaded by the Nazis.
Denmark was the only occupied country in World War II to save all its Jews from extermination, by smuggling them out of the country.
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 eBay — Want It Now Post — Sterling ring by John L. Denmark — 250140170415
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 Denmark. / Cary, John, ca. 1754-1835 / 1801
Full Title: A new map of the Kingdom of Denmark, comprehending North and South Jutland, Zeeland, Fyen, Laaland, and part of Holstein.
Publication Reference: Phillips, 714; Fordham, J.C. John Cary, p.
If you have comments, suggestions, or need help, contact The David Rumsey Collection at.
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 Gale - Free Resources - Black History - Biographies - Denmark Vesey   (Site not responding. Last check: )
Denmark, as he was called, was one of 390 slaves whom Captain Vesey brought from St. Thomas to Haiti, then a French colony called Saint-Domingue.
Since Denmark was not suited to heavy labor, the captain made him his personal servant, and during the next two years Denmark saw many of the horrors of the slave trade as he sailed with the captain on his voyages between Africa and the West Indies.
As a personal slave, Denmark Vesey lived a comparatively comfortable life — far better than slaves working on plantations — and he had a certain amount of freedom to come and go as he pleased.
www.galegroup.com /free_resources/bhm/bio/vesey_d.htm   (2207 words)

 St. John, USVI General Information   (Site not responding. Last check: )
The smallest of the three U.S. Virgin Islands, St. John is one of the most enchanting islands in the entire Caribbean.
Since 1493, when Columbus discovered St. John during his second voyage to the New World, the island has been controlled at various times by Spain, France, England, Holland, Denmark, the United States and even the Knights of Malta.
No visit to St. John would be complete without a trip to one or two of its world-famous beaches, none of which charges an admission fee.
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 Southpinellas: Giving to Caesar and to God
A part of the Rev. John Denmark's ministry is serving the community at large, as well as his congregation at Seminole United Methodist Church.
In addition, Denmark is a board member for the Greater Seminole Area Chamber of Commerce, chaplain for the Seminole Fire Rescue Department, member of the Federation of Fire Chaplains and coordinator of the Pinellas County Chaplains Response Team, which assists the county in various emergencies.
Denmark, who has been an assistant or a pastor in Lubbock, Texas, West Palm Beach, Miami, Homosassa and other parts of Florida, said of his chamber membership: "Wherever I have been, I've joined the chamber.
www.sptimes.com /News/080501/SouthPinellas/Giving_to_Caesar_and_.shtml   (569 words)

 St. John, Virgin Islands: Facts & History
John's hilly terrain meant that it was a must that the hills be cleared and terraced.
With the end of slavery came the decline of St. John's plantations and a dramatic drop in population.
A construction boom in the past couple of years is changing St. John from a quiet, sleepy island to one with a little more traffic and development.
www.vinow.com /stjohn/History   (1212 words)

 Dr. Denmark Said it! Who is Dr. Denmark?   (Site not responding. Last check: )
At age 108, Dr. Denmark- though semi-retired due to loss of vision- still conducts phone consultations from her daughter’s home in Athens, Georgia.
Born in 1898 in Bulloch County Georgia, she was graduated from Tift College, attended Mercer University, and completed her medical training in 1928 from Medical College of Georgia.
However, Dr. Denmark's philosophy of mothering and care is detailed best in her own book.
www.drdenmarksaidit.com /who_is_dr_denmark.html   (510 words)

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