Niels, King of Denmark

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Niels Svendsøn, I

Also Known As: "NicolásKing of Denmark"
Birthdate:
Birthplace: Ribe, Esbjerg, Syddanmark
Death: June 25, 1134 (64-73)
Schleswig, Schleswig, Danmark (Denmark) (Myrdet i Slesvig By)
Place of Burial: Schleswig, Schleswig, Danmark
Immediate Family:

Son of Sweyn II Estridson, King of Denmark and n n
Husband of Margareta Ingesdotter Fredkulla and Ulfhild Håkansdotter
Father of Ida Pomerania; Magnus I "The strong" Nilsson, king of Sweden; Inge Nielsen; Ingerd Nielsdatter and Knut Ulvildesson
Brother of Harald III "Hen" King of Denmark; Knud IV "the Holy" Svendson, King of Danmark; Eric I "the Good" Estridson; King of Danmark Oluf Hunger Svendsøn; Bjørn Svendsøn and 9 others
Half brother of Ingerid Svendsdatter of Denmark, Queen Consort of Norway; Svend "Korsfarer (Crusader)" Svendsen; Ivar Sneis; Ragnhild Svendsdatter; Thorgils Svendsøn and 1 other

Occupation: Konge i Danmark 1104 - 1134, Konge af Danmark 1104 - 1134, Kung av Danmark 1104-1134, Konge, Konge av Danmark 1104–1134
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About Niels, King of Denmark

Niels var dansk konge i perioden 1104-1134. Han var sønn av Svend Estridsøn og gift med Magnus Berføtts enke Margrete Freskulla Niels skildres som en fredelig hersker. Senest i hans tid ble tienden innført i Danmark. Niels satte sin brorsønn Knud Lavard som hertug i sønderjylland for å vokte landet mot venderne Knud ble myrdet av Niels' sønn Magnus, og Niels ble drept av borgerne i Slesvig i den feiden som fulgte

Predecessor: Eric I Evergood Successor: Eric II Emune

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Niels, King of Denmark's Timeline

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Ribe, Esbjerg, Syddanmark
1105
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Roskilde, Sjælland, Danmark (Denmark)
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1134
June 25, 1134
Age 69
Schleswig, Schleswig, Danmark (Denmark)
July 1, 1134
Sverige (Sweden)