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Eric I of Denmark

1055 - 1103

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Eric I (c. 1060 – 10 July 1103), also known as Eric the Good (Danish: Erik Ejegod), was King of Denmark following his brother Olaf I Hunger in 1095. He was a son of Sweyn II. His mother's identity is unknown. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Eric I of Denmark has received more than 135,167 page views. His biography is available in 35 different languages on Wikipedia. Eric I of Denmark is the 2,551st most popular politician (down from 2,204th in 2019), the 80th most popular biography from Denmark (down from 69th in 2019) and the 36th most popular Danish Politician.

Eric I of Denmark is most famous for his reign as king of Denmark from 1282 to 1319. He was the son of King Valdemar II and Queen Sofia, and he was the first Danish king to be crowned in Lund Cathedral.

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Among POLITICIANS

Among politicians, Eric I of Denmark ranks 2,551 out of 15,710Before him are Alexandre Colonna-Walewski, Juan Manuel Santos, Peroz I, Joanna II of Naples, Milan Nedić, and Magnus VI of Norway. After him are Alexandru Ioan Cuza, Grand Duchess Maria Pavlovna of Russia, Theodahad, Ferdinand Maria, Elector of Bavaria, Pierre Trudeau, and Fulk, King of Jerusalem.

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Contemporaries

Among people born in 1055, Eric I of Denmark ranks 2Before him is Malik-Shah I. After him are Bertha of Holland, Adhemar of Le Puy, Theophylact of Ohrid, and Guibert of Nogent. Among people deceased in 1103, Eric I of Denmark ranks 1After him are Magnus Barefoot, Odo I, Duke of Burgundy, Isaac Alfasi, and Humbert II, Count of Savoy.

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In Denmark

Among people born in Denmark, Eric I of Denmark ranks 80 out of 783Before him are Michael Laudrup (1964), Princess Louise Auguste of Denmark (1771), Richard Møller Nielsen (1937), Knud, Hereditary Prince of Denmark (1900), Georg Brandes (1842), and Christopher II of Denmark (1276). After him are Hans Christian Gram (1853), Jens Peter Jacobsen (1847), Rasmus Rask (1787), Sophia Magdalena of Denmark (1746), Anders Fogh Rasmussen (1953), and Sweyn III of Denmark (1125).

Among POLITICIANS In Denmark

Among politicians born in Denmark, Eric I of Denmark ranks 36Before him are Fredrik Bajer (1837), Canute IV of Denmark (1043), Princess Benedikte of Denmark (1944), Princess Louise Auguste of Denmark (1771), Knud, Hereditary Prince of Denmark (1900), and Christopher II of Denmark (1276). After him are Anders Fogh Rasmussen (1953), Sweyn III of Denmark (1125), Eric VI of Denmark (1274), Eric V of Denmark (1249), Haakon III of Norway (1182), and Christopher I of Denmark (1219).