John III, king of Sweden

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Johan III Vasa, King of Sweden

Swedish: Johan III Vasa, Kung av Sverige, Finnish: Kuningas Juhana III III Vasa, Ruotsin kuningas
Also Known As: "John III", "King of Sweden"
Birthdate:
Birthplace: Stegeborg, Östergötland, Sverige (Sweden)
Death: November 17, 1592 (54)
Stockholm, Stockholms Län, Sverige (Sweden)
Place of Burial: Uppsala, Sverige
Immediate Family:

Son of Gustaf I Vasa, King of Sweden and Queen of Sweden Margareta Eriksdotter Leijonhufvud
Husband of Catherine Jagellon, Queen of Sweden and Gunilla Bielke, Queen of Sweden
Partner of Barbro Sigfridsdotter
Ex-partner of Catharina Hansdotter
Father of Sophia Elisabeth Gyllenhielm; Augustus Johansson Gyllenhielm; Lucretia Johansdotter Gyllenhielm; Julius Johansson Gyllenhielm; Isabella Vasa, Prinsessa and 3 others
Brother of Catherine Vasa; Cecilia Gustavsdotter Vasa, Prinsessa; Hertig av Östergötland Magnus Gustafsson Vasa, Prince, Duke of Östergötland; Gustaf, Prins av Sverige; Karl, Prins av Sverige and 5 others
Half brother of Erik XIV, King of Sweden and Child Died Young

Occupation: King of Sweden, KIng of Sweden, Konung av Sverige, kung av Sverige 1568 - 1592, riksföreståndre, hertig av Finland, konung, Kung, Kung av Sverige 1568-1592, Hertig i SV Finland 1556 (Åbo), Kung i Sverige 1569-92, Kung S 1568-1592, Kung 1569-, King
Managed by: Günther Kipp
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About John III, king of Sweden

Predecessor Eric XIV Successor Sigismund

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John III, king of Sweden's Timeline

1537
December 20, 1537
Stegeborg, Östergötland, Sverige
1538
January 20, 1538
Söderköping, Östergötlands län, Sweden
1556
1556
Age 18
Stockholm, Stockholm County, Sweden
1557
1557
Age 19
Turku, Finland
1559
March 23, 1559
Age 21
Turku, Finland
1559
Age 21
Turku, Finland
1564
1564
Age 26
Gripsholm, Södermanland, Sverige
1566
June 20, 1566
Age 28
Strängnäs, Södermanland County, Södermanland, Sweden
1568
May 7, 1568
Age 30
Eskilstuna, Södermanland, Sweden