Adolf Friedrich von Holstein-Gottorp, Kung av Sverige

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Adolf Friedrich von Holstein-Gottorp (Holstein-Gottorp, Oldenburg), Kung av Sverige

Birthplace: Schloss Gottorp, Schleswig, Schleswig, Danmark
Death: Died in Stockholm, Sverige
Place of Burial: Stockholm, Sverige
Immediate Family:

Son of Christian August of Holstein-Gottorp, Prince of Eutin and Albertine Frederike Markgräfin von Baden-Durlach, Prinzessin von Holstein-Gottorp
Husband of Louisa Ulrika Queen Consort of Sweden
Father of Gustav III, king of Sweden; Stillborn Son von Holstein-Gottorp, Prins; Karl XIII, Kung av Sverige och Norge; Fredrik Adolf von Holstein-Gottorp, Hertig av Østergøtland and Sofia Albertina Prinsessa av Sverige
Brother of Hedwig Sophie Auguste von Holstein-Gottorp, Äbtissin von Herford; Karl Augustus August von Holstein-Gottorp, Fürstbischof von Lübeck; Fredrike Amalie von Holstein-Gottorp, Herzogin; Anna, Prinzessin von Schleswig-Holstein-Gottorf; Friedrich August von Holstein-Gottorp, Herzog zu Oldenburg and 5 others

Occupation: Kung i Sverige 1751-71, kronprins av Sverige (23 June 1743 - 25 March 1751), konung av Sverige (25 March 1751 - 12 February 1771), Svensk kung 1751-1771, Konge, Kung i Sverige1751-1771, Svensk kung 1751-
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About Adolf Friedrich von Holstein-Gottorp, Kung av Sverige


Predecessor: Frederick I Successor: Gustav III

Of Holstein. Elected King of Sweden by the Council of Sweden in an effort to strengthen foreign relations, upon the death of the King in 1751, leaving no heirs to succeed him.His wife was a sister to Frederick the Great (Frederick II). Ruled from 1751 - 1771.

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Adolf Friedrich von Holstein-Gottorp, Kung av Sverige's Timeline

May 14, 1710
Schleswig, Schleswig, Danmark
- 1743
- 1751
Age 32
February 18, 1745
Age 34
Stockholm, Sverige
January 24, 1746
Age 35
Riddarholmen, Stockholm, Stockholm County, Sweden
October 7, 1748
Age 38
Riddarholmen, Stockholm
July 18, 1750
Age 40
Ekerö, Stockholm County, Sweden
- 1771
Age 40
October 8, 1753
Age 43
Stockholm, Sweden