Southern Anthology

Families on the Frontiers of the Old South

King Frederick II of Denmark and Norway[1, 2]

Male 1534 - 1588  (53 years)


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  • Name Frederick II of Denmark and Norway 
    Title King 
    Born 1 Jul 1534  Haderslevhus Castle, Haderslev, Denmark Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Died 4 Apr 1588  Antvorskov Castle, Zealand, Denmark Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Buried Roskilde Cathedral, Roskilde, Zealand, Denmark Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I24258  Dickinson
    Last Modified 25 Jan 2020 

    Father Christian III of Denmark and Norway,   b. 12 Aug 1503, Gottorf Castle, Schleswig, Schleswig-Holstein, Germany Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1 Jan 1559, Koldinghus Castle, Kolding, Vejle, Denmark Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 55 years) 
    Relationship Birth 
    Mother Dorothea of Saxe-Lauenburg, Queen consort of Denmark and Norway,   b. 9 Jul 1511, Lauenburg Castle, Germany Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 7 Oct 1571, Sønderborg Castle, Sønderborg, Sonderjylland, Denmark Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 60 years) 
    Relationship Birth 
    Married 29 Oct 1525  Lauenburg an der Elbe, Schleswig-Holstein, Germany Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F7525  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Sophie of Mecklenburg-Güstrow, Queen consort of Denmark and Norway,   b. 4 Sep 1557, Wismar, Germany Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 14 Oct 1631, Nyköping, Sweden Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 74 years) 
    Children 
     1. Elisabeith of Denmark, Duchess of Brunswick-Wolfenbüttel,   b. 25 Aug 1573, Koldinghus Castle, Kolding, Vejle, Denmark Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 19 Jul 1626, Braunschweig, Lower Saxony, Germany Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 52 years)  [Birth]
    +2. Anne of Denmark, Queen consort of Scotland, England and Ireland,   b. 14 Oct 1574, Skanderborg Castle, Skanderborg, Denmark Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 4 Mar 1619, Hampton Court Palace, London Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 44 years)
     3. Christian IV of Denmark and Norway,   b. 12 Apr 1577, Frederiksborg Castle, Hillerød, Denmark Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 28 Feb 1648, Rosenborg Castle, Copenhagen, Denmark Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 70 years)  [Birth]
     4. Ulrik of Denmark, Prince-Bishopric of Schwerin,   b. 30 Dec 1578, Koldinghus Castle, Kolding, Vejle, Denmark Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 27 Mar 1624, Rühn, Rostock, Mecklenburg-Vorpommern, Germany Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 45 years)  [Birth]
     5. Johan of Denmark,   b. 26 Jul 1583, Haderslevhus Castle, Haderslev, Denmark Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 28 Oct 1602, Moscow, Russia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 19 years)  [Birth]
     6. Augusta of Denmark,   b. 8 Apr 1580, Koldinghus Castle, Kolding, Vejle, Denmark Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 5 Feb 1639, Husum, Schleswig-Holstein, Germany Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 58 years)  [Birth]
     7. Hedwig of Denmark,   b. 5 Aug 1581, Frederiksborg Castle, Hillerød, Denmark Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 26 Nov 1641  (Age 60 years)  [Birth]
    Last Modified 14 Jul 2019 
    Family ID F7517  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 1 Jul 1534 - Haderslevhus Castle, Haderslev, Denmark Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 4 Apr 1588 - Antvorskov Castle, Zealand, Denmark Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - - Roskilde Cathedral, Roskilde, Zealand, Denmark Link to Google Earth
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  • Sources 
    1. [S336463] Medieval Lands: A prosopography of medieval European noble and royal families, Charles Cawley, (Online: The Foundation for Medieval Genealogy at http://fmg.ac/Projects/MedLands/, 20XX), http://fmg.ac/Projects/MedLands/DENMARK.htm#FrederikIIdied1588B.

    2. [S336470] Wikipedia, (Online: https://en.wikipedia.org), "Frederick II of Denmark" at https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Frederick_II_of_Denmark.