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Cnut Sweynsson the Great (Tveskæg), King of Denmark, England and Norwa

Danish: Knud den Store Svendsøn, Konge af England, Danmark, Norge og Sverige, Norwegian: Knud den store Sweynsson the Great (Tveskæg), King of Denmark, England and Norwa
Also Known As: "Canute", "Knut den mektige", "Knut II av Danmark"
Birthdate:
Birthplace: Danmark
Death: Died in Shaftesbury, Dorsetshire, England
Place of Burial: London, England
Immediate Family:

Son of Svend I Haraldsen «Forkbeard» Tveskæg and Świętosława «Gunhilda» Mieszkówna
Husband of Emma Ælfgifu of Normandy and Ælfgifu
Father of Harold I Harefoot, King of England; Sweno; Gunnhild Knutsdatter af Danmark, Princess Of Denmark and Harthacnut, King of Denmark and England
Brother of Estrid Margrethe Svendsdatter, Princess of Denmark and Harald II Sweinson king of Denmark
Half brother of Gunhild Svendsdatter; Gyda Sveinsdotter av Danmark; Thyra Sveinsdotter; Harald , Sveinsen av Danmark, King Of Denmark; Olav Erikson Skøtkonung, III and 4 others

Occupation: Konge af England, Danmark och Norge, Konge, Konge af Danmark, Kung England, Danmark, Norge, Konge af England 1016-35 Danmark 1018-35 Norge 1028-35, King of England, King of Norway, Kung, Roi d'Angleterre, de Danemark et de Norvège
Managed by: Anette Guldager Boye
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About Cnut the Great, king of Denmark, England, Norway

http://danmarkshistorien.dk/leksikon-og-kilder/vis/materiale/knud-2-den-store/

http://da.wikipedia.org/wiki/Knud_den_Store

http://kongehuset.dk/monarkiet-i-danmark/Kongerakken/kongerakken

DNA and the old bones of Cnut the Great: http://www.medievalhistories.com/dna-old-bones-cnut-great/

http://jelling.natmus.dk/om-jelling/gorm-harald-og-thyra/en-islandsk-saga/

1 Links

Wikipedia English Dansk


http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Cnut_the_Great

Highly respected historian Norman Cantor has made the statement that Cnut the Great was "the most effective king in Anglo-Saxon history" despite his not being Anglo-Saxon.


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Canute the Great (Engelsk)

Knud 2. den Store (Dansk)
Knut den mektige (norsk)

Konge af England


Kroning 6. januar 1017 London

Regerede 30. november 1016 – 12. november 1035

Forgænger Edmund Jernside

Regent Knud den Store

Efterfølger Harald Harefod

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Konge af Danmark







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Konge af Norge







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Konge af dele af Sverige







Ægtefæller Ælfgifu Emma af Normandiet

Børn Med Ælgifu: Svend Knutsson Harald Harefod

Med Emma: Hardeknud Gunhild


Fulde navn

Knud Svendsen

Hus Jellingdynastiet

Far Svend Tveskæg

Mor Gunhild af Polen

Født Ca. 995


Død 12. november 1035 Shaftesbury

Begravet Winchester Cathedral

Knud den Store Knud 2. (ca. 995 – 12. november 1035 i Shaftesbury[1]) var en søn af Svend Tveskæg. Han var konge af Danmark 1018-1035, af England 1016-1035 og af Norge 1028-35. Gift med Ælfgifu og Emma af Normandiet, med hvem han fik fire børn. Han var som konge af tre riger en mægtig mand i datidens Danmark og det har givet ham tilnavnet Den Store


Levde 1014-1035 talet, Hans grav finns i Winchester.


1014-1018 talet

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Danmark
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Age 19
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Northampton, England
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January 1016
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Denmark
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England
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England
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King of England