Oscar I, king of Sweden and Norway

Stockholm, Stockholm County, Sweden

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Joseph François Oscar Bernadotte

Birthdate: (60)
Birthplace: Paris, France
Death: Died in Stockholm, Sverige
Cause of death: brain tumor
Place of Burial: Stockholm, Sverige
Immediate Family:

Son of Karl XIV Johan, Kung av Sverige och av Norge and Desideria (Desirèe Clary)
Husband of Josephine of Leuchtenberg
Partner of Jaquette Charlotta Gustava Aurora Gyldenstolpe and Emilie Sophie Högquist
Father of Carl XV Ludvig Eugen Bernadotte of Sweden, king of Sweden and Norway; Prins Gustaf; Oscar II, King of Sweden and Norway; Eugénie, prinsessa av Sverige; Hertig August av Dalarna, Sveriges och Norges arvfurste and 3 others
Brother of <private>
Half brother of Karl Johan Forsberg; Maria Elisabeth Malm; <private> Rud; Eric Kämpe and Maria Olympia? Lamour

Occupation: konung av Sverige (8 March 1844 - 8 July 1859), kong av Norge (8 March 1844 - 8 July 1859), prins av Sverige (1810), kronprins av Sverige and av Norge (5 February 1818 - 8 March 1844), prins av Norge (1814), hertig av Södermanland (26 January 1811)
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About Oscar I, king of Sweden and Norway


  • Name/title: Joseph François Oscar Bernadotte
  • Prince of Sweden
  • Duke of Södermanland
  • King of Sweden and Norway 1844
  • Knights of the Order of the Golden Fleece-Spain (968)


Predecessor: Charles(Karl) XIV & III Johan Successor: Charles(Karl) XV/IV

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Oscar I, king of Sweden and Norway's Timeline

July 4, 1799
Paris, France
July 8, 1799
Paris, Paris, Île-de-France, France
Age 19
May 3, 1826
Age 26
Stockholm, Sverige
June 18, 1827
Age 27
Haga slott
January 21, 1829
Age 29
Stockholm, Sverige
April 24, 1830
Age 30
August 24, 1831
Age 32
Stockholm, Sverige
June 18, 1839
Age 39