John II "The Younger", Duke of Schleswig-Holstein-Sonderburg

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John II "The Younger" of Denmark and Norway of Oldenburg (Oldenburg), Duke of Schleswig-Holstein-Sonderburg

Danish: Johann "Hans den yngre" af Danmark og Norge von Oldenburg (Oldenburg), Hertug af Slesvig-Holsten-Sønderburg
Also Known As: "Hans den Yngre", "Johan the Younger"
Birthdate:
Birthplace: Koldinghus, Kolding, Danmark
Death: Died in Flensburg, Schleswig, Danmark
Place of Burial: Sønderborg, Schleswig, Danmark
Immediate Family:

Son of Christian III King of Denmark and Norway and Dorothea von Sachsen
Husband of Elisabeth of Brunswick-Grubenhagen and Agnes Hedwig von Anhalt-Zerbst, Kurfürstin zu Sachsen, Herzogin zu Schleswig-Holstein-Sonderbur
Father of Dorothea of Schleswig-Holstein-Sonderburg; Christian von Schleswig-Holstein-Sonderburg, Herzog zu Schleswig-Holstein-Sonderburg-Ærø; Ernst von Schleswig-Holstein-Sonderburg, Prins; Alexander, Duke of Schleswig-Holstein-Sonderburg; August von Schleswig-Holstein-Sonderburg, Prinz and 18 others
Brother of Anna af Danmark; Frederick II King of Denmark and Norway; Magnus af Danmark og Norge von Oldenburg; Dorothea af Danmark, Herzogin von Braunschweig-Lüneburg and Cecile Whitmore
Half brother of Caspar I. Markdanner til Rønninge-Søgaard and Sophie Markdanner Oldeland

Occupation: Herzog von Schleswig-Holstein-Sonderburg 1559-1622
Managed by: Günther Kipp
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About John II "The Younger", Duke of Schleswig-Holstein-Sonderburg

Hans den yngre af Sønderborg

Johann the Younger

  • Johann(Hans) of Denmark and Norway Prins
  • Duke(Herzog) of Schleswig-Holstein-Sonderburg in 1564.
  • Duke(Herzog) of Schleswig-Holstein-Plön in 1564.
  • Best known as Johann the younger(Hans den yngre) of Sønderborg
  • Founder of the branch Schleswig-Holstein-Sonderburg, a kadet branch to the house of Schleswig-Holstein-Oldenburg with subbranches : Ærø, Nordborg, Glücksburg and Augustenburg

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Predeseccor: New Creation Successor: Aleksander

Über John II "The Younger", Duke of Schleswig-Holstein-Sonderburg (Deutsch)

Er war der Gründer von Schloß Glücksburg in Glüchsburg an der Flensburger Förde.

  • War der dritte sohn von König Christian lll. von D¨nemark.
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John II "The Younger", Duke of Schleswig-Holstein-Sonderburg's Timeline

1545
March 25, 1545
Kolding, Danmark
1568
August 19, 1568
Age 23
Kolding, Syddanmark, Denmark
1569
October 16, 1569
Age 24
Kolding, Danmark
1570
August 24, 1570
Age 25
1572
January 17, 1572
Age 26
Sønderborg, Schleswig, Danmark
1573
January 20, 1573
Age 27
Sønderborg, Schleswig, Danmark
1574
July 26, 1574
Age 29
1575
August 22, 1575
Age 30
1576
September 15, 1576
Age 31
Sønderborg, Schleswig, Danmark
1577
October 7, 1577
Age 32
Sønderborg, Schleswig, Danmark