Sweyn II of Denmark

1020 - 1076

Sweyn II of Denmark

Sweyn II Estridsson (Old Norse: Sveinn Ástríðarson, Danish: Svend Estridsen) (c. 1019 – 28 April 1076) was King of Denmark from 1047 until his death in 1076. He was the son of Ulf Thorgilsson and Estrid Svendsdatter, and the grandson of King Sweyn I Forkbeard through his mother's line. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Sweyn II of Denmark has received more than 248,343 page views. His biography is available in 35 different languages on Wikipedia making him the 2,112th most popular politician.

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Among politicians, Sweyn II of Denmark ranks 2,097 out of 14,801Before him are Vannozza dei Cattanei, Victor Emmanuel I of Sardinia, Bernardo O'Higgins, Nikola IV Zrinski, Amalric of Jerusalem, and Prokopis Pavlopoulos. After him are Krum, Ambrogio Spinola, 1st Marquess of Balbases, Ferdinand Karl, Archduke of Austria-Este, Benazir Bhutto, Emperor Ruizong of Tang, and Louis the Blind.

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Among people born in 1020, Sweyn II of Denmark ranks 3Before him are Pope Gregory VII and Pope Stephen IX. After him are Yūsuf Balasaguni, Constantine the African, Su Song, Guo Xi, Zhang Zai, Adelaide of Susa, Gunhilda of Denmark, Otto of Nordheim, and Vladimir of Novgorod. Among people deceased in 1076, Sweyn II of Denmark ranks 1After him are Robert I, Duke of Burgundy, Ramon Berenguer I, Count of Barcelona, Godfrey IV, Duke of Lower Lorraine, Sancho IV of Pamplona, Beatrice of Lorraine, and Ermengarde of Anjou, Duchess of Burgundy.

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In United Kingdom

Among people born in United Kingdom, Sweyn II of Denmark ranks 498 out of 5,347Before him are Jacqueline Bisset (1944), Alan Parker (1944), Frederick Gowland Hopkins (1861), Jerome K. Jerome (1859), Gustav Holst (1874), and Muriel Spark (1918). After him are G. E. Moore (1873), Boris Karloff (1887), Brook Taylor (1685), David Attenborough (1926), William Lamb, 2nd Viscount Melbourne (1779), and Gordon Brown (1951).

Among POLITICIANS In United Kingdom

Among politicians born in United Kingdom, Sweyn II of Denmark ranks 85Before him are James Francis Edward Stuart (1688), Arthur Balfour (1848), James III of Scotland (1451), Anne Neville (1456), Richard of York, 3rd Duke of York (1411), and Kenneth MacAlpin (810). After him are William Lamb, 2nd Viscount Melbourne (1779), Gordon Brown (1951), Nigel Farage (1964), Austen Chamberlain (1863), Prince Edward, Duke of Kent and Strathearn (1767), and Harold Wilson (1916).