Olaf II of Denmark (December 1370 – 3 August 1387) was King of Denmark as Olaf II (though occasionally referred to as Olaf III) from 1376 and King of Norway as Olaf IV from 1380 until his death. Olaf was the son of Queen Margaret I of Denmark and King Haakon VI of Norway, and grandson of kings Magnus IV of Sweden and Valdemar IV of Denmark .
Olaf II Haraldsson, later known as Saint Olaf, was King of Norway from 1015 to 1028. Son of Harald Grenske, a petty king in Vestfold, Norway, he was posthumously given the title Rex Perpetuus Norvegiae and canonised at Nidaros by Bishop Grimkell, one year after his death in the Battle of Stiklestad on 29 July 1030. His remains were enshrined in Nidaros Cathedral, built over his burial site. His sainthood encouraged the widespread adoption of Christianity by Scandinavia's Vikings/Norsemen. Pope A
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Oluf II of Denmark → Olaf II of Denmark — Olaf is the English translation of the Norwegian Olav and the Danish Oluf, also Olaf I of Denmark, Olaf III of Norway, Olaf II of Norway, Olaf I of Norway is under Olaf not Oluf or Olav.--Queen Elizabeth II's Little Spy 22:33, 12 December 2010 (UTC) The way to keep out of national rivalries is to follow what English does, no matter what it is. Olaf, please. Septentrionalis PMAnderson 23:44, 12 December 2010 (UTC) Support for reasons given above ...
Olaf II of Norway, king, 995 – 29 July 1030. Amlaíb Cuarán, king of Dublin, c. 900–981. Olof Björnsson, king of Sweden, reigned c. 970 – 975. Olaf the Black, king of Man, mid-13th. Olaf Haraldsen, anti-king of Denmark, died c. 1143. Olaf II of Denmark, king, 1370 – 23 August 1387. Topics referred to by the same term.
Olaf I ( Danish: Oluf; c. 1050 – 18 August 1095), nicknamed Olaf Hunger, was king of Denmark from 1086 to 1095, following the death of his brother Canute IV the Holy. He was a son of king Sweyn II Estridsson, and the third of Sweyn's sons to rule. He married Ingegard, the daughter of Harald Hardråde, but did not have any sons.
Oluf of Denmark. From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia. Jump to navigation Jump to search. Olaf of Denmark – Danish: Oluf - may refer to: Olaf I of Denmark. Olaf II of Denmark. Topics referred to by the same term. This disambiguation page lists articles about people with the same name. If an internal link led you here, you may wish to change ...