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Niels Svensson, King of Denmark

Danish: Niels Svendsøn, Konge af Danmark
Also Known As: "Nicolás"
Birthdate: (69)
Birthplace: Danmark
Death: June 25, 1134 (65-73)
Schleswig, Schleswig, Danmark (Myrdet i Slesvig By)
Place of Burial: Schleswig, Schleswig, Danmark
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Son of Sweyn II, king of Denmark and Several Unknown mistresses of Swein II Estridsøn
Husband of Margareta Ingesdotter Fredkulla and Ulfhild Håkonsdotter, Queen of Sweden and Denmark
Father of Magnus I "The strong" Nilsson, king of Sweden; Inge Nielsen Nielsen; Ingerd Nielsdatter and Knut Ulvildesson
Brother of Knud IV "den Hellige" Svendsøn, Konge af Danmark; Svend 'Tronkræver' Svendsen; Oluf Hunger Svendsøn, King of Danmark; Harald III "Hen" King of Denmark; Thorgils Svendsen and 9 others
Half brother of Ingerid Svendsdatter of Denmark, Queen Consort of Norway; Svend "Korsfarer (Crusader)" Svendsen; Knud Magnus Svendsøn af Danmark; Sigrid Svendsdatter and Ulv Svendsen

Occupation: Konge i Danmark 1104 - 1134, Konge af Danmark 1104 - 1134, Kung av Danmark 1104-1134, Konge
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About Niels I, King of Denmark

Niels var dansk konge i perioden 1104-1134. Han var sønn av Svend Estridsøn og gift med Magnus Berføtts enke Margrete Freskulla Niels skildres som en fredelig hersker. Senest i hans tid ble tienden innført i Danmark. Niels satte sin brorsønn Knud Lavard som hertug i sønderjylland for å vokte landet mot venderne Knud ble myrdet av Niels' sønn Magnus, og Niels ble drept av borgerne i Slesvig i den feiden som fulgte

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Predecessor: Eric I Evergood Successor: Eric II Emune

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Niels I, King of Denmark's Timeline

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1065
1065
Danmark
1105
1105
Age 40
1106
1106
Age 41
Roskilde, Sjælland, Danmark
1108
1108
Age 43
1134
June 25, 1134
Age 69
Schleswig, Schleswig, Danmark
July 1, 1134
Age 69
Sverige
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