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 von Holstein-Gottorp, Kung av Sverige and Louisa Ulrika Queen Consort of Sweden
Husband of Hedwig Elizabeth Charlotte, Prinzessin von Holstein-Gottorp
Partner of Charlotta Slottsberg, frilla and Augusta von Fersen
Father of Karl Adolf av Sverige, Prins and Louisa Hedvig von Schleswig-Holstein-Gottorp
Brother of Stillborn Son von Holstein-Gottorp, Prins; Gustav III, king of Sweden; Fredrik Adolf von Holstein-Gottorp, Hertig av Østergøtland and Sofia 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)
  • Duke of Södermanland, from 1772
  • 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
July 4, 1798
Age 49
February 5, 1818
Age 69
Sweden - of Augustenburg Family