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Frederick IX of Denmark

1899 - 1972

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Frederick IX (Danish: Christian Frederik Franz Michael Carl Valdemar Georg; 11 March 1899 – 14 January 1972) was King of Denmark from 1947 to 1972.Born into the House of Glücksburg, Frederick was the elder son of King Christian X and Queen Alexandrine of Denmark. He became crown prince when his father succeeded as king in 1912. As a young man, he was educated at the Royal Danish Naval Academy. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Frederick IX of Denmark has received more than 1,298,055 page views. His biography is available in 55 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 54 in 2019). Frederick IX of Denmark is the 486th most popular politician (up from 729th in 2019), the 13th most popular biography from Denmark (up from 22nd in 2019) and the 6th most popular Danish Politician.

Frederick IX was King of Denmark from 1947 to 1972. He was the son of Christian X and Alexandrine of Mecklenburg-Schwerin. He married Ingrid of Sweden, with whom he had four children. In 1947, he succeeded to the throne on the death of his father.

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Among POLITICIANS

Among politicians, Frederick IX of Denmark ranks 486 out of 15,710Before him are Şehzade Bayezid, Sergio Mattarella, Alexios I Komnenos, Stephen Báthory, Louis VIII of France, and Imre Nagy. After him are Moshe Dayan, William IV of the United Kingdom, Maximilian I of Mexico, Joseph I, Holy Roman Emperor, James II of England, and Agrippina the Younger.

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Contemporaries

Among people born in 1899, Frederick IX of Denmark ranks 8Before him are Ernest Hemingway, Alfred Hitchcock, Al Capone, Jorge Luis Borges, Vladimir Nabokov, and Friedrich Hayek. After him are Yasunari Kawabata, Humphrey Bogart, Lavrentiy Beria, Fred Astaire, Grand Duchess Maria Nikolaevna of Russia, and Francis Poulenc. Among people deceased in 1972, Frederick IX of Denmark ranks 5Before him are Harry S. Truman, Ip Man, Edward VIII, and M. C. Escher. After him are Yasunari Kawabata, J. Edgar Hoover, Richard von Coudenhove-Kalergi, Ezra Pound, Maria Goeppert Mayer, Igor Sikorsky, and Kwame Nkrumah.

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In Denmark

Among people born in Denmark, Frederick IX of Denmark ranks 13 out of 783Before him are Hans Christian Ørsted (1777), Vitus Bering (1681), Christian VII of Denmark (1749), Ole Rømer (1644), George I of Greece (1845), and Margaret I of Denmark (1353). After him are Sigrid Undset (1882), Gorm the Old (900), Christian IV of Denmark (1577), Karen Blixen (1885), Saxo Grammaticus (1150), and Ubba (1000).

Among POLITICIANS In Denmark

Among politicians born in Denmark, Frederick IX of Denmark ranks 6Before him are Ivar the Boneless (900), Björn Ironside (800), Christian VII of Denmark (1749), George I of Greece (1845), and Margaret I of Denmark (1353). After him are Gorm the Old (900), Christian IV of Denmark (1577), Christian II of Denmark (1481), Sweyn Forkbeard (960), Christian X of Denmark (1870), and Alexandra of Denmark (1844).