Gustaf VI Adolf (Bernadotte) av Sverige

Oskar Fredrik Wilhelm Olof Gustaf Adolf (Bernadotte) av Sverige (1882 - 1973)

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Oskar Fredrik Wilhelm Olof Gustaf Adolf (Gustaf VI Adolf) "Kung av Sverige" av Sverige formerly Bernadotte
Born in Stockholms Slott, Sverigemap
Ancestors ancestors
Husband of — married 15 Jun 1905 in St George's Chapel, Windsor Castle, Englandmap
Husband of — married 3 Nov 1923 in Chapel Royal, St James's Palace, London, Englandmap
Descendants descendants
Died in Helsingborg, Sverigemap
Profile last modified 16 May 2019 | Created 11 Oct 2014
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European Aristocracy
Gustaf VI Adolf Bernadotte was a member of the aristocracy in Europe.
Preceded by
Gustaf V Adolf
King of Sweden
1950-1973
Succeeded by
Carl XIV Gustaf
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Gustaf VI Adolf (Bernadotte) av Sverige is Swedish.
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Biography

1882 nov 11 Oskar Fredrik Wilhelm Olof Gustaf Adolf born at Hovförsamlingen, Stockholm[1][2][3][4][5]

Picture from Arkiv Digital of Hovförsamlingen AIIa:8 (1911-1925) Image 70 / page 2 (AID: v245056.b70.s2, NAD: SE/SSA/0007)
Picture from Arkiv Digital of Hovförsamlingen AIIa:8 (1911-1925)
Household records[5]
Marriage between Gustav VI Adolf and Louise Mountbatten
3 november 1923 in Chapel Royal i St. James's Palace in London.

1905 jun 15 married Margaret Victoria Augusta Charlotte Norah [5][6]

1920 may 1 widow[5][5]

1950 oct 29 he became the king of Sweden. See video Accession Of King Gustav VI (1950)


Sources

  1. Hovförsamlingen CI:6 (1861-1886) Image 121 (AID: v85366.b121, NAD: SE/SSA/0007)
    Nr 38
  2. Hovförsamlingen AIIa:5 (1871-1890) Image 120 / page 5 (AID: v85352a.b120.s5, NAD: SE/SSA/0007)
  3. Hovförsamlingen AIIa:6 (1891-1900) Image 7 / page 2 (AID: v85353.b7.s2, NAD: SE/SSA/0007)
  4. Hovförsamlingen AIIa:7 (1901-1910) Image 70 / page 2 (AID: v85354.b70.s2, NAD: SE/SSA/0007)
  5. 5.0 5.1 5.2 5.3 5.4 Hovförsamlingen AIIa:8 (1911-1925) Image 70 / page 2 (AID: v245056.b70.s2, NAD: SE/SSA/0007)

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Af Sverige-2 and Bernadotte-9 appear to represent the same person because: Quite obvious merge
posted by Maggie Andersson

Gustaf VI Adolf is 20 degrees from Donald Howard, 11 degrees from Julia Howe and 13 degrees from Henry VIII of England on our single family tree. Login to find your connection.

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