Valdemar III of Denmark

1314 - 1364

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Valdemar III (1314–1364) was King of Denmark from 1326 to 1329, while he was underage; he was also Duke of Schleswig as Valdemar V in 1325–26 and from 1330 to 1364. He was a rival king set up against the unsuccessful Christopher II and was widely opposed by his subjects. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Valdemar III of Denmark has received more than 71,344 page views. His biography is available in 30 different languages on Wikipedia. Valdemar III of Denmark is the 3,806th most popular politician (down from 3,275th in 2019), the 123rd most popular biography from Denmark (down from 108th in 2019) and the 55th most popular Danish Politician.

Valdemar III of Denmark is most famous for his involvement in the Great Northern War.

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Among politicians, Valdemar III of Denmark ranks 3,806 out of 15,710Before him are Mengu-Timur, Al-Muazzam Turanshah, Peter von Biron, Amalia of Oldenburg, Taejodae of Goguryeo, and Princess Louise of Prussia. After him are Enrico De Nicola, Jules de Polignac, Odaenathus, Wegaf, Konstantinos Stephanopoulos, and Atropates.

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Among people born in 1314, Valdemar III of Denmark ranks 2Before him is Philippa of Hainault. After him are Sergius of Radonezh, Uthong, and Amda Seyon I. Among people deceased in 1364, Valdemar III of Denmark ranks 2Before him is John II of France. After him are Gajah Mada, Charles, Duke of Brittany, Edward Balliol, Agnes of Austria, Emperor Kōgon, Robert, Prince of Taranto, Elisenda of Montcada, Nicholas Alexander of Wallachia, and Longchenpa.

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In Denmark

Among people born in Denmark, Valdemar III of Denmark ranks 123 out of 783Before him are N. F. S. Grundtvig (1783), Mads Mikkelsen (1965), Magnus, Duke of Holstein (1540), Martin Andersen Nexø (1869), S. P. L. Sørensen (1868), and Wilhelm Johannsen (1857). After him are Allan Simonsen (1952), Louis Hjelmslev (1899), Nicolai Abildgaard (1743), Bjarne Stroustrup (1950), Johan Christian Fabricius (1745), and Caroline Amalie of Augustenburg (1796).

Among POLITICIANS In Denmark

Among politicians born in Denmark, Valdemar III of Denmark ranks 55Before him are Eric II of Denmark (1090), Princess Thyra of Denmark (1853), Hastein (810), Prince George of Denmark (1653), Gudfred (800), and Magnus, Duke of Holstein (1540). After him are Caroline Amalie of Augustenburg (1796), Eric III of Denmark (1100), Barthold Georg Niebuhr (1776), Thyra (800), Prince Harald of Denmark (1876), and Princess Wilhelmina Caroline of Denmark (1747).