Christina of Denmark

1521 - 1590

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Christina of Denmark (Danish: Christine af Danmark; November 1521 – 10 December 1590) was a Danish princess, the younger surviving daughter of King Christian II of Denmark and Norway and Isabella of Austria. She became the duchess-consort of Milan, then duchess-consort of Lorraine. She served as the regent of Lorraine from 1545 to 1552 during the minority of her son. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Christina of Denmark has received more than 250,732 page views. Her biography is available in 30 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 29 in 2019). Christina of Denmark is the 176th most popular nobleman (down from 137th in 2019), the 98th most popular biography from Denmark (down from 70th in 2019) and the 4th most popular Danish Nobleman.

Christina of Denmark is most famous for being the Queen of Sweden and Norway. She was the only surviving daughter of King Christian II of Denmark, and she was the sister of King Christian III of Denmark. She had a long and successful reign in Sweden and Norway.

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Among noblemen, Christina of Denmark ranks 176 out of 843Before her are Rupprecht, Crown Prince of Bavaria, Duchess Mathilde Ludovika in Bavaria, Nicholas Alexandrovich, Tsesarevich of Russia, Grand Duke Konstantin Nikolayevich of Russia, Prince Bertil, Duke of Halland, and Maria Anna Victoria of Bavaria. After her are Arthur I, Duke of Brittany, Jobst of Moravia, Albrecht III Achilles, Elector of Brandenburg, Ismihan Sultan, Elizabeth of Austria, and Prince Leopold of Bavaria.

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Among people born in 1521, Christina of Denmark ranks 5Before her are Pope Urban VII, Takeda Shingen, Peter Canisius, and Maurice, Elector of Saxony. After her are Maria of Portugal, Duchess of Viseu, Andrew Avellino, Xu Wei, Philippe de Monte, Richard Chancellor, and Thomas Wyatt the Younger. Among people deceased in 1590, Christina of Denmark ranks 6Before her are Pope Urban VII, Pope Sixtus V, Charles II, Archduke of Austria, Ambroise Paré, and Archduchess Anna of Austria. After her are Gioseffo Zarlino, Bernardino de Sahagún, Francis Walsingham, Charles de Bourbon, Frans Hogenberg, and Giambattista Benedetti.

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Among people born in Denmark, Christina of Denmark ranks 98 out of 783Before her are Sveinn Björnsson (1881), Jens Christian Skou (1918), Otto Jespersen (1860), Absalon (1128), Canute Lavard (1096), and Frederick, Hereditary Prince of Denmark (1753). After her are Jussi Adler-Olsen (1950), Niels Gade (1817), Prince Valdemar of Denmark (1858), Vilhelm Hammershøi (1864), Princess Ingeborg of Denmark (1878), and Eric II of Denmark (1090).

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