Valdemar IV Atterdag (the epithet meaning "Return of the Day"), or Waldemar (1320 – 24 October 1375 was king of Denmark from 1340 to 1375. He is mostly known for his reunion of Denmark after the bankruptcy and mortgaging of the country to finance wars under previous rulers.
Valdemar IV Atterdag, (born c. 1320, Denmark—died Oct. 24, 1375, Schleswig), king of Denmark (1340–75) who united his country under his own rule after a brief period of alien domination. His aggressive foreign policy led to conflict with Sweden, North German principalities, and the North German trading centres of the Hanseatic League.
Valdemar IV of Denmark (1320-24 October 1375) was King of Denmark from 2 August 1332 to 24 October 1375, succeeding Christopher II and preceding Olaf II.
Valdemar IV Atterdag(the epithetmeaning "A New Dawn") or Waldemar(c. 1320 – 24 October 1375); Danish: Valdemar Atterdag, was King of Denmarkfrom 1340 to 1375.
Valdemar Atterdag (c. 1320 – October 24, 1375) was a King of Denmark (1340 - 1375). He was the youngest son of Christopher II and spent most of his childhood and youth in exile at the court of Louis IV, Holy Roman Emperor in Bavaria after the defeats of his father. Here he acted as a pretender waiting for a come-back.
The last monarch descended from Valdemar IV, Christopher III of Denmark, died in 1448. A peak in the history of the castle was the wedding of Valdemar IV of Denmark (Valdemar Atterdag) (ca. Peasant rebellions and lawlessness at sea led to increasing chaos and Gerhard was put under pressure from the neighbouring German states which now supported Christopher's son Valdemar (afterwards to be king ...
Feb 01, 2020 · Valdemar Atterdag (c. 1320 – October 24, 1375) was a King of Denmark (1340 - 1375). He was the youngest son of Christopher II and spent most of his childhood and youth in German exile at the court of en:Louis IV, Holy Roman Emperor after the defeats of his father. Here he acted as a pretender waiting for a come-back.
Jul 15, 2019 · About Valdemar IV Atterdag, King of Denmark Valdemar blev opdraget hos den tyske kejser Ludwig af Bayern fra 1326-38. I 1938 han til sin svoger, markgreve Ludwig af Brandenburg, en søn af kejseren. Valdemar IV blev i 1340 indsat som konge efter aftale med de holstenske panthavere.
- Ingeborg of Denmark, Duchess of Mecklenburg
- Christopher II of Denmark
Waldemar IV (King) of DENMARK. aka Valdemar IV Atterdag. Born: abt. 1320 Died: 1375. Poss. HRH Charles's 20-Great Uncle. Poss. Lady Diana's 22-Great Uncle.
Eric VI of Denmark, Gerhard III of Holstein-Rendsburg, Jutland, King Christopher II of Denmark, King Magnus IV of Sweden, Valdemar Atterdag, Valdemar IV of Denmark Christopher II (September 29, 1276 – August 2, 1332) was King of Denmark from 1320 to 1326 and again from 1329 until his death.