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Charles IX of Sweden

1550 - 1611

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Charles IX, also Carl (Swedish: Karl IX; 4 October 1550 – 30 October 1611), reigned as King of Sweden from 1604 until his death. He was the youngest son of King Gustav I (r. 1523–1560) and of his second wife, Margaret Leijonhufvud, the brother of King Eric XIV and of King John III, and the uncle of Sigismund, who became king both of Sweden and of Poland. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Charles IX of Sweden has received more than 396,216 page views. His biography is available in 55 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 53 in 2019). Charles IX of Sweden is the 676th most popular politician (down from 634th in 2019), the 32nd most popular biography from Sweden (down from 31st in 2019) and the 12th most popular Swedish Politician.

Charles IX was King of Sweden from 1604 to 1611. He was the son of King Charles VIII and Christina of Holstein-Gottorp. He was the last Swedish ruler of the male line of the House of Vasa.

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Among POLITICIANS

Among politicians, Charles IX of Sweden ranks 676 out of 15,710Before him are Abd al-Rahman III, Princess Sophie of Bavaria, Gordian I, Frederick William II of Prussia, Felix Dzerzhinsky, and Louis IV, Holy Roman Emperor. After him are Ladislaus the Posthumous, Boris III of Bulgaria, Kurt Waldheim, Ahab, John Zápolya, and Yaroslav the Wise.

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Contemporaries

Among people born in 1550, Charles IX of Sweden ranks 5Before him are Charles IX of France, John Napier, Willem Barentsz, and Safiye Sultan. After him are Camillus de Lellis, Henry I, Duke of Guise, Jang-geum, Edward de Vere, 17th Earl of Oxford, John Davis, Stanislaus Kostka, and Karin Månsdotter. Among people deceased in 1611, Charles IX of Sweden ranks 1After him are Margaret of Austria, Queen of Spain, Henry Hudson, Tomás Luis de Victoria, Bartholomeus Spranger, Eleanor de' Medici, Charles, Duke of Mayenne, Katō Kiyomasa, Nicolas Henri, Duke of Orléans, Sanada Masayuki, Antonio Possevino, and Jan Huyghen van Linschoten.

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In Sweden

Among people born in Sweden, Charles IX of Sweden ranks 32 out of 1,296Before him are Gustav I of Sweden (1496), Oscar II of Sweden (1829), Dieterich Buxtehude (1637), Charles X Gustav of Sweden (1622), Gustav III of Sweden (1746), and Emanuel Swedenborg (1688). After him are Charles XIII of Sweden (1748), Tomas Tranströmer (1931), Ingrid of Sweden (1910), Gustav IV Adolf of Sweden (1778), John III of Sweden (1537), and Ulrika Eleonora, Queen of Sweden (1688).

Among POLITICIANS In Sweden

Among politicians born in Sweden, Charles IX of Sweden ranks 12Before him are Gustaf VI Adolf of Sweden (1882), Sigismund III Vasa (1566), Carl XVI Gustaf of Sweden (1946), Gustaf V of Sweden (1858), Oscar II of Sweden (1829), and Gustav III of Sweden (1746). After him are Charles XIII of Sweden (1748), Gustav IV Adolf of Sweden (1778), John III of Sweden (1537), Ulrika Eleonora, Queen of Sweden (1688), Charles XV of Sweden (1826), and Charles XI of Sweden (1655).