Sweyn I "Forkbeard", king of Denmark, Norway & England

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Sweyn "Forkbeard" Haraldsson

Danish: Svend Haraldssøn, Swedish: Sven Haraldsson, Norse, Old: Sveinn Haraldsson
Also Known As: "Sweyn I Forkbeard", "Sweyn the Dane", "Swegen and Tuck", "Sveinn Tjúguskegg", "Svein Tjugeskjegg", "Sven Tveskägg", "Svend Tveskæg", "Svend Tjugeskæg", "Svend Tyvskæg", ""Tveskaeg""
Birthdate: (54)
Birthplace: Jelling, Vejle, Danmark
Death: Died in Gainsbough, Lincolnshire, England
Cause of death: today believed to have died because of "Brugada syndrome" (BrS) a genetic disease that is characterized by abnormal electrocardiogram (ECG) findings and an increased risk of sudden cardiac death
Place of Burial: Roskilde, Danmark
Immediate Family:

Son of Harald "Blue Tooth", king of Denmark and Gunhild
Husband of Świętosława «Gunhilda» Piast and Sigrid the Haughty
Father of Harald II, king of Denmark; Gunhild Svendsdatter; Gyda Sveinsdotter Håkonsson; Thyra Sveinsdotter; Cnut the Great, king of Denmark, England, Norway and 2 others
Brother of Gunhild Haraldsdotter; Sigrid Haraldsdotter and Håkon Haraldsøn
Half brother of Thyra Haraldsdotter, Queen of Norway

Occupation: Dansk konge 980 - 1014 og Engelsk konge 1013 - 1014, Kung av Danmark, Konge: 986 - 1014, King of Denmark, Kung av Danmark 985-992 och 993-1014. Kung av England 1013-1014, Konge Av Danmark, Kung av Danmark 986-987, och 1000-1014. Kung av England 1013-1014
Managed by: Günther Kipp
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About Sweyn I "Forkbeard", king of Denmark, Norway & England

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Sweyn I Forkbeard

Svend I Tveskæg

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Predecessor Harald Bluetooth Successor Harald II Sveinsson

  • King of Norway Reign 986 - 995 + 999 – 1014

Predecessor Harald Bluetooth - Olav I Tryggvason Successor Olav I Tryggvason - Saint Olaf

  • King of England Reign 1013 – 1014

Predecessor Æthelred the Unready Successor Æthelred the Unready

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Sweyn I "Forkbeard", king of Denmark, Norway & England's Timeline

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Jelling, Vejle, Danmark
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Age 5
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Age 6
Oddesund Kirke, nu Føns Kirke, Odense amt
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Denmark
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Danmark
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- 1014
Age 25
Danmark
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- February 3, 1014
Age 26
Denmark