Johann Adolf, Duke of Holstein-Gottorp

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Johann Adolf Adolf von Schleswig-Holstein-Gottorp (Schleswig-Holstein-Gottorp, Oldenburg), Herzog

Birthplace: Hessen, Deutschland(HRR)
Death: March 31, 1616 (41)
Place of Burial: Schleswig, Schleswig, Danmark
Immediate Family:

Son of Adolf, Duke of Holstein-Gottorp and Christina von Hessen, Herzogin zu Schleswig-Holstein-Gottorp
Husband of Princess Augusta of Denmark
Father of Frederick III, Duke of Holstein-Gottorp; Elisabeth Sofie von Holstein-Gottorp, Herzogin zu Sachsen-Lauenburg; Johann von Schleswig-Holstein-Gottorp, Fürstbischof zu Lübeck; Adolf von Schleswig-Holstein-Gottorp; Dorothea Auguste von Holstein-Gottorp, Herzogin von Schleswig-Holstein-Sonderburg-Plön and 3 others
Brother of Friedrich II von Schleswig-Holstein, Herzog zu Schleswig-Holstein-Gottorp; Sophie von Schleswig-Holstein-Gottorp, Herzogin zu Mecklenburg-Schwerin; Philip von Schleswig-Holstein-Gottorp, Herzog; Christina, Drottning av Sverige; Elisabeth von Schleswig-Holstein-Gottorp, Prinzessin and 4 others

Occupation: Herzog von Schleswig-Holstein-Gottorf, Hertig i Holstein-Gottorp 1587-1616
Managed by: Günther Kipp
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About Johann Adolf, Duke of Holstein-Gottorp


  • Duke of Schleswig-Holstein-Gottorp: Reign 1590–1616

Predecessor: Philip Successor: Friedrick III

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Johann Adolf, Duke of Holstein-Gottorp's Timeline

February 27, 1575
Hessen, Deutschland(HRR)
December 22, 1597
Schleswig, Schleswig, Danmark
October 12, 1599
Schleswig, Schleswig, Danmark
September 5, 1600
Schleswig, Schleswig, Danmark
May 12, 1602
Schleswig, Schleswig, Danmark
December 13, 1603
Schleswig, Schleswig, Danmark
December 19, 1605
Schleswig, Schleswig, Danmark
March 18, 1606
Schleswig, Schleswig, Danmark
December 1, 1609