Karl XIII, Kung av Sverige och Norge

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Karl XIII/II von Holstein-Gottorp (Holstein-Gottorp, Oldenburg), Kung av Sverige og Norge

Birthplace: Riddarholmen, Stockholm
Death: Died in Stockholm
Immediate Family:

Son of Adolf Friedrich Fredrik von Holstein-Gottorp, Kung av Sverige and Louisa Ulrika Queen Consort of Sweden
Husband of Hedwig Elizabeth Charlotte, Prinzessin von Holstein-Gottorp
Partner of Joan of St. Jean; Charlotta Slottsberg (frilla) and Christina Augusta von Fersen
Father of Karl Adolf av Sverige, Prins and Louisa Hedvig von Schleswig-Holstein-Gottorp
Brother of Gustav III, king of Sweden; Stillborn Son von Holstein-Gottorp, Prins; Fredrik Adolf von Holstein-Gottorp, Hertug av Østergøtland and Sofia Albertina Albertina Prinsessa av Sverige

Occupation: Svensk kung 1809-1818, Norsk kung 1814-1818 med namn Karl II, Kung i Sverige 1809-18, Kung i Danmark 1614-1818, Kung 1809-
Managed by: Günther Kipp
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About Karl XIII, Kung av Sverige och Norge

  • Charles XIII & II also Carl, Swedish: Karl XIII (Stockholm, 7 October 1748 – Stockholm, 5 February 1818)
  • King of Sweden (as Charles XIII) from 1809 and King of Norway (as Charles II) from 1814 until his death.
  • Second son of King Adolf Frederick of Sweden and Louisa Ulrika of Prussia, sister of Frederick the Great.


Predecessor: Gustav IV Adolf

Successor: Charles XIV John

  • King of Norway Reign 4. November 1814 – 5. February 1818

Predecessor: Christian Frederick

Successor: Charles III

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Karl XIII, Kung av Sverige och Norge's Timeline

October 7, 1748
Riddarholmen, Stockholm
June 21, 1774
Age 25
Wismar, Mecklenburg, Deutschland(HRR)
July 4, 1798
Age 49
February 5, 1818
Age 69
Sweden - of Augustenburg Family