Cnut the Great, king of Denmark, England, Norway

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Cnut Sweynsson

Danish: Knud den Store Svendsøn, Konge af Danmark
Birthdate:
Birthplace: Danmark
Death: Died in Shaftesbury, Dorsetshire, England
Place of Burial: Winchester Cathedral, London, England
Immediate Family:

Son of Svend I Haraldsen «Forkbeard» Tveskæg and Świętosława «Gunhilda» Mieszkówna of Poland
Husband of Emma Ælfgifu of Normandy, Queen consort of Denmark, Norway and England
Fiancé of Ælfgifu
Father of Harold I Harefoot, King of England; Sveinn Knútsson, Kung af Norge; Harthacnut, King of Denmark and England and Cunigunda (Gunnhild) Knutsdatter af Danmark, Princess Of Denmark
Brother of Harald II Sweinson king of Denmark; Gyda Svendsdatter; Santslaue Svendsdatter Sveynsdottir; Thyra Svendsdatter and Gunnhild Svendsdatter
Half brother of Olava and Estrid (Margaret) Svendsdatter Af Danmark

Occupation: Kung av England, Danmark och Norge, Konge, Konge af Danmark, Kung England, Danmark, Norge, Konge af England 1016-35 Danmark 1018-35 Norge 1028-35, King of England, King of Norway
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Highly respected historian Norman Cantor has made the statement that Cnut the Great was "the most effective king in Anglo-Saxon history" despite his not being Anglo-Saxon. --------------------

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Canute the Great (Engelsk)

Knud 2. den Store (Dansk)
Knut den mektige (norsk)

Konge af England


Kroning 6. januar 1017 London

Regerede 30. november 1016 – 12. november 1035

Forgænger Edmund Jernside

Regent Knud den Store

Efterfølger Harald Harefod

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Konge af Danmark







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Konge af Norge







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Konge af dele af Sverige







Ægtefæller Ælfgifu Emma af Normandiet

Børn Med Ælgifu: Svend Knutsson Harald Harefod

Med Emma: Hardeknud Gunhild


Fulde navn

Knud Svendsen

Hus Jellingdynastiet

Far Svend Tveskæg

Mor Gunhild af Polen

Født Ca. 995


Død 12. november 1035 Shaftesbury

Begravet Winchester Cathedral

Knud den Store Knud 2. (ca. 995 – 12. november 1035 i Shaftesbury[1]) var en søn af Svend Tveskæg. Han var konge af Danmark 1018-1035, af England 1016-1035 og af Norge 1028-35. Gift med Ælfgifu og Emma af Normandiet, med hvem han fik fire børn. Han var som konge af tre riger en mægtig mand i datidens Danmark og det har givet ham tilnavnet Den Store

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Cnut the Great, king of Denmark, England, Norway's Timeline

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Danmark
1013
1013
Age 18
London, England

Swein Fork-Beard and his son Canute sailed from Denmark to attack England. Again London defended itself and the Vikings moved elsewhere, taking Wessex, Mercia and Northumbria.

1014
1014
- 1035
Age 19
1015
January 1015
Age 20
Northampton, England
1016
January 1016
Age 21
Denmark
1016
Age 21
1016
- 1035
Age 21
England
1016
- 1035
Age 21
England
1017
July 2, 1017
Age 22
Denmark
1017
- 1035
Age 22
King of England