Gerhard VI von Holstein, Herzog von Schleswig-Holstein

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Gerhard VI von Holstein-Rendsburg (Holstein, Schauenburg), Graf zu Holstein-Rendsburg, Herzog zu Schleswig

Norwegian: Greve Gerhard 6 Von Holstein, Graf zu Holstein-Rendsburg, Herzog zu Schleswig
Also Known As: "Hertug af Sønderjylland", "Greve af Holsten"
Birthdate:
Birthplace: Steinburg, Itzehoe, Holstein, Deutschland(HRR)
Death: August 04, 1404 (31-40)
Bei Suderhamme, Holstein, Deutschland(HRR) (Killed in the battle of Hamme)
Immediate Family:

Son of Count Henry II of Holstein-Rendsburg, count and Ingeburg von Mecklenburg
Husband of Catherine Elizabeth von Braunschweig-Lüneburg, Gräfin zu Holstein-Rendsburg, Herzogin zu Schleswig
Father of Heilwig von Holstein-Rendsburg; Heinrich IV von Holstein-Schauenburg, Graf zu Holstein-Rendsburg, Herzog zu Schleswig; Ingeborg von Holstein-Plön, Gräfin zu Oldenburg; Adolf VIII Herzog von Holstein-Schauenburg, Graf zu Holstein-Rendsburg, Herzog zu Schleswig and Gerhard VII von Holstein-Schauenburg, Graf zu Holstein-Rendsburg, Herzog zu Schleswig
Brother of Albrecht II von Holstein-Rendsburg, Graf zu Holstein-Rendsburg, Herzog von Schleswig; Heinrich III von Holstein-Schauenburg, Graf zu Holstein-Rendsburg; Duchess of Pomerania Sophia von Holstein and Metta von Holstein-Rendsburg

Occupation: Graf in Holstein-Rendsburg 1382-1404, Herzog in Schleswig 1386-1404
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About Gerhard VI von Holstein, Herzog von Schleswig-Holstein

Predecessor: Nicholas Successor: Henry III

  • Count of Holstein-Rendsburg as Gerhard VI: Reign 1381/1384-1404 with his uncle Nicholas (Claus) (1340-1397) and his brother Albert II (1381/1384-1397)

Predecessor: [Henry II] and Nicholas as Counts of Holstein-Rendsburg and [Adolphus IX] as Count of Holstein-Kiel (line extinct in 1390, merged into Rendsburg) and Albert II as Count of Holstein-Segeberg (in 1403 reverted) Successor: Albert II as Count of Holstein-Segeberg (newly partitioned) and Henry III as Count of Holstein-Rendsburg

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Gerhard VI von Holstein, Herzog von Schleswig-Holstein's Timeline

1368
1368
Steinburg, Itzehoe, Holstein, Deutschland(HRR)
1386
1386
- 1404
Age 18
1395
1395
Schleswig, Schleswig, Danmark (Denmark)
1397
1397
Schleswig, Schleswig, Danmark (Denmark)
1398
1398
Schleswig, Schleswig, Danmark (Denmark)
1401
1401
Holstein, Deutschland(HRR)
1403
1403
- 1404
Age 35
1404
August 4, 1404
Age 36
Bei Suderhamme, Holstein, Deutschland(HRR)
August 1404
Slesvig, Slesvig, Danmark (Denmark)