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.
King Valdemar and Absalon (ca 1128–1201), the bishop of Roskilde, rebuilt the country. During Valdemar's reign construction began of a castle in the village of Havn, leading eventually to the foundation of Copenhagen , the modern capital of Denmark.
King Valdemar IV of Denmark (1340-1375) later tried to restare t he Danish empire. As a result the Danes invaded Gotland in 1361 and the island be- came a part of Denmark until the very end of the fourteenth cent ury.
His successor Valdemar IV was not even recognized as King of Denmark until 1340, leading the years 1332-1340 to be known as “the kingless time”. From his ascension to the throne until his death, Valdemar managed to reclaim most of the lost Kingdom through a mixture of economic, diplomatic, and military measures.
Feb 12, 2014 · Starting at the Hundred Years war bookmark as King Valdemar IV of Denmark, gain control of Sjælland, Fyn, Rügen, and Blekinge.-- Your father lost them, now take them back. Suggested by C.N. Bail out Byzantium! Description: Prevent the fall of Constantinople and restore the empire.
He ordered the king to part from Agnes, and when he did not, the pope placed France under an interdict in 1199. This continued until 7 September 1200.  Due to pressure from the pope and from Ingeborg's brother King Valdemar II of Denmark , Philip finally took Isambour back as his wife in 1201, but it would not be until 1213 that she would ...
Margrethe II (Danish: [mɑˈkʁeˀtə]; Margrethe Alexandrine Þórhildur Ingrid, born 16 April 1940) is Queen of Denmark and commander-in-chief of the Danish Defence.Born into the House of Glücksburg, a royal house with origins in northern Germany, she was the eldest child of Frederick IX of Denmark and Ingrid of Sweden.
In 1466 King Casimir IV of Poland granted the town as a fief to the rulers of Gdańsk, which ended the century-long struggle for economical domination over the Gdańsk Bay. In 1526 King Sigismund I the Old withdrew all privileges previously granted to Hel and sold the town and the peninsula to the city authorities of Gdańsk.
Nov 22, 2020 · On the 23rd of December 1425, Olaf IV Haakonson of the house of Folkung, King of Denmark, Norway and Sweden, the Goths and the Wends, passed away at an age of 55. He officially ruled Denmark for a grand total of 50 years, Norway 45 and Sweden for either 37 or 29 years, depending on how you count.
Click here to listen to (download) Gurrelieder Part 1 - 2. Waldemar and Tove - II, III, IV, V 3. Waldemar and Tove: VI. So tanzen die Engel vor Gottes Thron nicht - The angels never danced so before God's throne (Waldemar)