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  List of Danish monarchs - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
This is a list of Danish monarchs, that is, the Kings and ruling Queen of Denmark, including Regents of the Kalmar Union.
The house of Oldenburg held the Danish Crown between 1448 and 1863, when it passed to the house of Schleswig-Holstein-Sonderburg-Glücksburg.
This house appears to have been a branch of the Swedish House of Munsö, as Sweyn's father was Ulf Jarl, who was the son of Thorgils Sprakalägg, the son of the desinherited Swedish prince Styrbjörn the Strong.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/List_of_Danish_monarchs   (443 words)

 List of Succession to the Danish Throne - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
The Succession to the Throne Act adopted on 27 March 1953 restricts the throne to those descended from King Christian X and his wife, Queen Alexandrine, through approved marriages.
Part II, Section 9 of the Danish Constitution of 5 June 1953 provides that the parliament will elect a king and determine a new line of succession should a situation arise where there are no eligible descendants of King Christian X and Queen Alexandrine.
Prior to the 1953 Act of Succession, the throne passed by Salic Law to those descended from King Christian IX who was the grandfather of King Christian X. The monarch in 1953, King Frederik IX, had three daughters but no sons.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/List_of_Succession_to_the_Danish_Throne   (755 words)

 AESTIVATION - LoveToKnow Article on AESTIVATION   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-21)
In the year of his succession a large Danish force landed in East Anglia, and in the year 868 ^thelred and his brother Alfred went to help Burgred, or Burhred, of Mercia, against this host, but the Mercians soon made peace with their foes.
The year after his accession the Danish invasions, long unintermitted under Edgar the Peaceful, recommenced; though as yet their object was plunder only, not conquest, and the attacks were repeated in 981, 982 and 988.
The Danish attacks were repeated in 997, 998, 999, and in ioooy95thelred availed himself of the temporary absence of the Danes in Normandy to invade Cumberland, at that time a Viking stronghold.
53.1911encyclopedia.org /A/AE/AESTIVATION.htm   (2735 words)

 List of British monarchs - Biocrawler definition:List of British monarchs - Biocrawler   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-21)
This is a list of British monarchs, that is, the monarchs on the thrones of some of the various kingdoms that have existed on, or incorporated, the island of Great Britain, namely:
Succession to the many thrones often did not pass smoothly from parent to child; lack of heirs, civil wars, murders and invasions affected the inheritance in ways that a simple list does not show.
The Lancastrian Henry Tudor reclaimed the throne from the Yorkists.
www.biocrawler.com /biowiki/List_of_British_monarchs   (1293 words)

 king of sweden   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-21)
According to the Act of Succession of 1810 that office is inherited within the House of Bernadotte.
The present Bernadotte dynasty was established during the Napoleonic Wars through the Constitution of 1809 and the Act of Succession of 1810, in a bloodless Revolution after present day Finland, then the eastern half of the Realm, having been lost to Russia.
This allowed for female succession to the throne and created Princess Victoria heir apparent over her younger brother.
www.yourencyclopedia.net /king_of_sweden.html   (392 words)

 Flanders, Brittany, Burgundy, Anjou, Normandy, Blois, Champagne, Toulouse, etc.
The list of the counts is from Bruce R. Gordon's Regnal Chronologies and the WW-Person, A WWW Data base of European nobility.
At left is the succession to the throne of Navarre by the Counts of Champagne, leading to the ultimate marriage of Jeanne/Juana I to Philip IV.
Hugh I is of the House of Châtillon, and is a relative of Reynald of Châtillon, Prince of Antioch.
www.friesian.com /flanders.htm   (9945 words)

 Kings Of Scotland - A Chronological list of the Kings of Scotland, Scottish Kings, Scottish Monarchy
By one account he was slain at Dunnottar, meeting a Danish invasion; by another he died of infirmity brought on by his campaigns against the highlanders.
King of the Scots (from 997), son of Dubh and grandson of Malcolm I. He succeeded to the throne perhaps after killing his cousin Constantine III (reigned 995-997); he was himself killed at Monzievaird by Malcolm (son of Kenneth II), who became Malcolm II.
Eager to secure the royal succession for his daughter's son Duncan, he tried to eliminate possible rival claimants; but Macbeth, with royal connections to both Kenneth II and Kenneth III, survived to challenge the succession.
www.scotlandroyalty.org /scotland.html   (5789 words)

 Scotland   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-21)
A mediaeval Scottish province, successively a mormaerdom, earldom, a marquisate, and a dukedom of Scotland.
Normally, listings of the purely ceremonial peerages which came into being after the feudal era is outside the scope of this archive.
Hereafter the title was always associated with the direct heir to the throne of Great Britain, and merges with the Dukedom of Cornwall, the Earldom of Chester, the Hereditary Great Stewardship of Scotland, and the Lordship of the Isles as a subsidiary title of the Prince of Wales.
ellone-loire.net /obsidian/scot.html   (3996 words)

 Wrench: Chapter IX
With such a wealth of knowledge in their acknowledged authorities it is clear that ancient Hindu agriculture reached a high grade, and might have retained it had the barriers of the Himalaya and the Hindu Kush shut out the invaders.
In Indore he continued his success in the improvement of the soil by feeding it on the principles and by the methods of the Chinese farmers, described by Professor King, and finally, with Mr.
In spite of the succession of reforms, the decline of urban civilization towards deterioration and depopulation pursues its inevitable path.
www.soilandhealth.org /03sov/0303critic/030306wrench/030306ch9.htm   (5264 words)

 Danish (almost) royal wedding - Royal Blue Forums   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-21)
BTW, you can see the list of all the kings and queens in Denmark (and Norway and Sweden, when they belonged to Denmark).
Her daughters are both Danish citizens but I don't know if they are actually in line/could be in line for the throne.
Princess Elisabeth is last in line of succession to the throne.
forums.rbhq.net /showthread.php?t=1930   (1061 words)

 Danish history (the s.c.nordic FAQ)   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-21)
First of all, the bombing of tivoli was a "Schalburgtage" committed by Danish Nazies not but the Germans, and it happenened after august 43, were the Danish government demissioned and the "peaceful" occupation and collaboration ended.
The Danish National bank then paid from the "clearing-account", which was then supposed to be repaid by the Germans, this however never happened (the account still amounts to several milliards in 1996).
A lot of the stories are inaccurate or untrue and tend to polish the Danish image, which in view of the Governments acts from April 9th 1940 to 29 August 1943 is deeply tarnished by a policy of collaboration with Nazi Germany.
www.lysator.liu.se /nordic/scn/faq33.html   (3509 words)

 List of Norwegian monarchs   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-21)
This article is a list of rulers Norway up until the present including:
The early Viking kings are listed using the name in historic sources (with the Norwegian name in italics).
Note also that before the Law of was introduced in 1163 the inheritance of the throne was affair filled with deep conflicts.
www.freeglossary.com /King_of_Norway   (418 words)

 ICL - Denmark - Constitution
Where on the vacancy of the Throne there is no Successor to the Throne, the Parliament shall elect a King and establish the future order of succession to the Throne.
The Council of State shall be presided over by the King except in the instance mentioned in Section 8, and in the instances where the Legislature in pursuance of Section 9 may have delegated the conduct of the government to the Council of State.
No Danish subject shall in any manner whatever be deprived of his liberty because of his political or religious convictions or because of his descent.
www.oefre.unibe.ch /law/icl/da00000_.html   (5473 words)

In general it may be said that the policy of the House of Hanover as to the Succession in the yeai-s which ensued was one of waiting- patiently on the part of the Electress Sophia, and with something very like indifference on the part of her son.
The darkness in which the progress of the Succession question in these years is shrouded is, of course, mainly caused by the insincere and tortuous conduct of Queen Anne, her Ministers and the political parties out of whose jealousies and ambitions the inner history of the reign evolved itself.
But in her son, who mounted the throne in her stead, there was little to attract, though there was much to command respect ; for he was cast in a manly mould, and veracity and trustworthiness were inborn in his nature.
www.uni-mannheim.de /mateo/camenaref/cmh/cmh601.html   (15160 words)

This is a list of Norman French aristocrats of England.
This is the text of his edict, or "bull", that defined the succession of the Holy Roman Emperors.
The family tree of the French monarchy, from the Capetians (mounted throne in 987 C.E.) to the abolition of the monarchy.
scholar76.tripod.com /scholastic7.htm   (10355 words)

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The issue of succession (who is to take power and on what principle) and the nature of kingship itself is critical in Hamlet.
The anxiety over succession in this, and other plays, can be seen as part of a general anxiety over the failure of a now-aged Elizabeth to produce any heir.
The issues of succession, the nature of kingly (and other forms of secular) power, the relation of secular authority to ecclesiastical authority, and the threat of political chaos that looms if a king (Charles I) is deposed are all central to the non-dramatic literature of the 1640s.
www.brysons.net /academic/exam3.html   (1641 words)

 Royalty.nu - Danish Royalty, Kings and Queens of Denmark
In 1397, Denmark, Norway, and Sweden formed the Kalmar Union under Margaret I. Born a Danish princess, she had married King Haakon VI of Norway.
Iceland was also under the Danish crown from the 14th century onward.
Swein Forkbeard's Invasions and the Danish Conquest of England, 991-1017 by Ian Howard.
www.royalty.nu /Europe/Scandinavia/Denmark.html   (2130 words)

 List of Succession to the Danish Throne   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-21)
In 1953 the Danish constitution was amended to allow for female succession.
Succession was also restricted to descendants of King Christian X.
In addition dynasts must marry, but those who marry without royal approval lose their succession rights.
sciencedaily.com /encyclopedia/list_of_succession_to_the_danish_throne   (184 words)

 BBC America Discussions   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-21)
I'm not sure about the Danish case but the British case is a product of history that is simply too troublesome and complicated to change.
Therefore, the fact that RCs are barred from the throne is irrelevant, as the throne is limited to one family.
However, despite your own carefree assessment, the intricacies involved in changing the Succession ARE extremely prohibitive and the notion any amount of valuable parliamentary time should be given over to this issue has been met with little enthusiasm.
discussions.bbcamerica.com /thread.jspa?messageID=293832   (1184 words)

 New Light on the Spanish Inquisition   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-21)
According to the Danish historian Carl Georg Bratli, "that tribunal acted with a sincerity and humanity that was rather uncommon in those days; indeed, we have it on good authority that its procedure was superior to that of most secular tribunals."
To verify this, all one has to do is read through a list of inalienable human rights, such as that put forward by the United Nations in 1948.
The real thought-crime in our day is to assert that man does not live on bread alone; that he is an eternal creature with an eternal destiny, made in the image of God, who will have to answer to that God for how he makes use of his talents here on earth.
www.commonlawreview.com /ccsp/review_hamilton.html   (3199 words)

 Danish and Canadian Holidays
The youngest sister, H.M. Queen Anne-Marie of Greece, was born on August 30th but her birthday is not a flag day—presumably because she resigned her claim on the Danish throne when she married H.M. King Konstantin II of Greece.
Store Bededag, Common Prayer Day, was introduced in the Danish Church in 1686 by H.M. King Christian V as a consolidation of several minor (or local) holidays that had survived since the Reformation.
The first democratic Danish constitution was given by H.M. King Frederik VII on June 5th, 1849.
www.danishchurch.vancouver.bc.ca /calendar/holidays.html   (1936 words)

 Peace watch banned from royal wedding : Melbourne Indymedia   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-21)
Simulataneously the danish minister of defence demands an excessive resolution from the UN on Iraqui democracy before the withdrawal of danish troops in the warzone.
) - Two Danish paramedics have reported seeing the results of abusive treatment inflicted by British soldiers on two Iraqis, one of whom was said to have died as a result of injuries sustained during questioning, the Danish defence ministry announced.
The Danish paramedics had reported the matter to a Danish army legal adviser but news of the incident only reached the Danish Defence Ministry on Thursday, the ministry said.
melbourne.indymedia.org /news/2004/05/69996_comment.php   (1179 words)

 Red Dwarf References List
PASS ME A 14-B. The Red Dwarf References List (RDRL) is a list of explanations for those references made in Red Dwarf to things *outside* of Red Dwarf; eg.
(1963-) Danish actress and singer more famous for her breast implants, and for being the former wife of Sylvester Stallone, than for her acting or singing.
The dauphin is their son, prince of France and heir to the throne -- in this case, Louis (1785-1795), who became heir to the throne after the death of his older brother in 1789.
www.fortunecity.com /underworld/f22/161/rdrl.html   (15982 words)

 THRONE   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-21)
Search the THRONE Family Message Boards at Ancestry.com (if available).
Search the THRONE Family Resource Center at RootsWeb.com (if available).
Find graves of people named THRONE at Find-a-Grave.com (or add one that you know).
www.worldhistory.com /surname/US/T/THRONE.htm   (73 words)

 Choose Your Own Adventure
While it's not too difficult to reach a successful ending and help out your grandmother, it's both challenging and rewarding to learn the full story of the mine and the townspeople who live near it.
Unlike Foley's successes, though, the tale doesn't reveal new facets with each read, instead tending to repeat the same small handful of revelations again and again.
Also good is the fact that the cover illustrator is now credited on the back of the title page -- the past few volumes don't seem to mention cover illustrators anywhere, yet I suspect that few, if any, have covers done by the same artists that worked on the interiors.
www.gamebooks.org /cyoalist.htm   (10798 words)

 Namnlöst dokument
Before that Salic Law applied (1853-1953), but now Denmark has primogeniture succession, which means that the oldest child inherites the throne with precedence for a son over a daughter.
And the Act of Succession, passed by the Parliament, ought to take precedence over a decision made by the King in the Council of State.
Only the children of the Sovereign and the children of the heir to the throne are entitled to be styled His/Her Royal Highness.
www.warholm.nu /FAQda.html   (1366 words)

 Women in power 1250-1300
She managed to persuade Pope to accept the idea of female succession to the Danish throne, though not to her daughters having succession-rights before male relatives in other lines.
Maria II was the daughter-daughter of King Almaric I of Jerusalem and pretender to the throne against Hugh III de Lusignan, King of Cyprus and Jerusalem.
Eschiva's son, Hugh IV de Lusignan, succeeded to the throne of Cyprus, eventhough his father, Guy was only the fourth son of Hugh III, but his elder uncles (John I and Henry II), were eighter childless or their heirs were disqualified to inherit the throne.
www.guide2womenleaders.com /womeninpower/Womeninpower1250.htm   (7418 words)

 Learn more about List of battles (alphabetical) in the online encyclopedia.   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-21)
Alphabetical list of historical battles (see also Military history, List of battles):
Battle of Hemmingstedt - 1500 - Danish invasion in Dithmarschen, Germany
NOTE: This was previously listed as Tumu Castle, but the distinction may simply be a by-product of translation from Chinese.
www.onlineencyclopedia.org /l/li/list_of_battles__alphabetical_.html   (4758 words)

 List of Swedish monarchs   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-21)
This is a list of Swedish monarchs that is the Kings and ruling Queens of Sweden with Regents and Viceroys of the Kalmar Union up until the present time.
There are lists of Swedish pagan monarchs dates far older than these.
of this lists of succession traditionally start the first baptized Christian king of Sweden Olof Skötkonung and his father Erik Segersäll.
www.freeglossary.com /Sweden/Kings   (939 words)

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NOTE: a copy of this list can probably be found at Mr Mad's homepage: http://sac.uky.edu/~mlmorr0 ********************************************************************** We were looking for a few mercenaries for a 'guard the caraven' scenario and introducing a new player to our group.
The guy with the danish was giving the party lots of trouble in the ensuing gunfight, until finally one of the players managed to strafe him w/ bullet fire.
The other warror (a woman), the shaman (a woman) and a barbarian (a man) dressed in a makeshift suit of armour made from the shell of a giant crustacean he killed recently, go forward and pretend they want to enlist in his forces.
www.boo.net /~jasonp/dnd.stoopid   (15527 words)

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