Valdemar IV Atterdag, 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.
They also forced the king to grant the Hanseatic League a say in Denmark's succession after Valdemar's death. Valdemar was forced to sign the Treaty of Stralsundin 1370 which acknowledged Hansa rights to participate in the herring trade and tax exemptions for its trading fleet.
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Nov 22, 2020 · 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.
The first, supported by Eskil, was Alexander III. The other, supported by the emperor and Denmark’s new king, Valdemar, was named Victor IV. Eskil didn’t want to have to choose between King Valdemar and the popes, and so he kept away from Denmark. He wandered about Europe and made a pilgrimage to Jerusalem at some point between 1161 and 1167.
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Mar 02, 2006 · Or I might die . . . of old age? I'm 46, I'm not old. Oh, forget it. What's this? Uncle Valdemar, is that you? Yes. Why did you leave me? You conquered a ton of Swedes, fought an enemy that should've beaten you, learned to love many women, and become duke of lots of places that weren't yours by right.
Orchestral Prelude and Herrgott, weisst du, was du tatest - Lord God, do you know what you did? (Waldmar) In this short Part 2, following an orchestral interlude which evokes a sad and pensive mood, followed by music of tragic turbulence, Waldemar condemns God for cruelty because of Tove's death.
The history of Denmark as a unified kingdom began in the 8th century, but historic documents describe the geographic area and the people living there—the Danes—as early as 500 AD. These early documents include the writings of Jordanes and Procopius .
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.