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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. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Frederick IX of Denmark has received more than 1,472,079 page views. His biography is available in 58 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 55 in 2019). Frederick IX of Denmark is the 604th most popular politician (down from 486th in 2019), the 17th most popular biography from Denmark (down from 13th in 2019) and the 6th most popular 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 604 out of 15,577Before him are Wilhelmina of the Netherlands, Henry II, Holy Roman Emperor, Camillo Benso, Count of Cavour, Philip the Good, Christian IX of Denmark, and Yongzheng Emperor. After him are Gorm the Old, Taejo of Goryeo, Ernst Kaltenbrunner, Maximilian II, Holy Roman Emperor, Peleus, and Honorius.

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Contemporaries

Among people born in 1899, Frederick IX of Denmark ranks 11Before him are Jorge Luis Borges, Vladimir Nabokov, Friedrich Hayek, Humphrey Bogart, Lavrentiy Beria, and Yasunari Kawabata. After him are Grand Duchess Maria Nikolaevna of Russia, László Bíró, Fred Astaire, Francis Poulenc, Adnan Menderes, and Erich von dem Bach-Zelewski. Among people deceased in 1972, Frederick IX of Denmark ranks 6Before him are Harry S. Truman, Ip Man, Edward VIII, M. C. Escher, and Yasunari Kawabata. After him are J. Edgar Hoover, Maria Goeppert Mayer, Ezra Pound, Igor Sikorsky, Richard von Coudenhove-Kalergi, and Franz Halder.

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In Denmark

Among people born in Denmark, Frederick IX of Denmark ranks 17 out of 893Before him are Cnut the Great (995), Christian VII of Denmark (1749), Sigrid Undset (1882), Karen Blixen (1885), Lili Elbe (1882), and Margaret I of Denmark (1353). After him are Gorm the Old (900), George I of Greece (1845), Sweyn Forkbeard (960), Christian II of Denmark (1481), Hjalmar Schacht (1877), and Alexandra of Denmark (1844).

Among POLITICIANS In Denmark

Among politicians born in Denmark, Frederick IX of Denmark ranks 6Before him are Ivar the Boneless (900), Björn Ironside (800), Cnut the Great (995), Christian VII of Denmark (1749), and Margaret I of Denmark (1353). After him are Gorm the Old (900), George I of Greece (1845), Sweyn Forkbeard (960), Christian II of Denmark (1481), Alexandra of Denmark (1844), and Christian X of Denmark (1870).