• Valdemar I of Denmark

    Valdemar I of Denmark

    Valdemar I of Denmark (14 January 1131 – 12 May 1182), also known as Valdemar the Great (Danish: Valdemar den Store), was King of Denmark from 1146 until his death in 1182. The reign of King Valdemar I saw the rise of Denmark, which reached its zenith under his second son, and successor, King Valdemar II of Denmark.

  • Valdemar I, King of Denmark

  • Dan I of Denmark

    Dan I of Denmark

    Dan I was the progenitor of the Danish royal house according to Saxo Grammaticus's Gesta Danorum . He supposedly held the lordship of Denmark along with his brother Angul, the father of the Angles in Angeln, which later formed the Anglo-Saxons in England.

  • Christian I of Denmark, Norway and Sweden

  • Christian I of Denmark, Sweden and Norway

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