Denmark

Rulerfromto Dynasty
Kings of Denmark
 Gorm the Old 936? - 958of Denmark 
   Harald I Bluetooth 958? - 987  
   Svend I Forkbeard 987? - 1014  
   Harald II 1014 - 1018  
   Knud II the Great 1014 - 1035  
   Knud III Hardeknud 1035 - 1042  
   Magnus the Good 1042 - 1047Invited to reign by the nobles after the death of Knut III.Fairhair 
   Svend II 1047 - 1076Estridsson 
   Harald III Hen 1074 - 1080  
   Knud IV the Holy 1080 - 1086  
   Oluf I Hunger 1086 - 1095  
   Erik I Evergood 1095 - 1103  
   Niels 1104 - 1134  
   Erik II the Memorable 1135 - 1137  
   Erik III Lam 1137 - 1146Haakonson 
   Oluf II 1139 - 1141Ruled in Skåne in opposition to Erik III.Estridsson 
   Svend III Grathe 1146 - 1154Ruled in Zealand and Skåne. Fought against Canute V for control of Jutland. He was expelled from the country in 1154 and sought the help of the Holy Roman Emperor, Frederik Barbarossa.  
   Knud V 1146 - 1157Ruled in Jutland until 1157 when he was made King over Zealand. He was then killed by his rival Sven III.  
   Valdemar I the Great 1154 - 1182From 1154 to 1157 co-King in Jutland.  
   Svend III Grathe 1157 - 1157Restored to power in Skåne, he had to share power with his cousins Canute V and Valdemar I. At a banquet to seal the peace treaty, he conspired to kill his rivals, but Valdemar escaped and defeated him at Grathe Heath in Jutland. He was killed shortly after the battle.  
   Knud VI 1182 - 1202  
   Valdemar II the Conqueror or the Victorious 1202 - 1241  
   Erik IV Plovpenning 1241 - 1250  
   Abel 1250 - 1252  
   Christoffer I 1252 - 1259Succeeded to the throne on the death of his brother since Abel's son was young and a hostage of the Archbishop of Cologne.  
   Erik V Glipping 1259 - 1286  
   Erik VI Menved 1286 - 1319  
   Christoffer II 1320 - 1326He was deposed by unhappy nobles due to the financial ruin of the country and his distant cousin elected king in his place.Estriddson 
   Valdemar III 1326 - 1329Selected by the nobles when Christopher II was exiled from the country. He abdicated when popular uprisings convinced his regent, Gerhard of Holstein that the family had no support.Abelsen 
   Christoffer II 1329 - 1332Restored after the nobles refused to accept Valdemar III, but ruled under the power of Count Gerhard III of Holstien and Count Johan III of Plön.Estriddson 
   Interregnum 1332 - 1340There was no king from 1332 until the assassination of Count Gerhard III, the de facto ruler, in 1340.  
   Valdemar IV Atterdag 1340 - 1375Elected king after the assasination of Count Gerhard of Holstien.Estridsson 
   Margrete I 1375 - 1412  
   Oluf II 1376 - 1387Bjälbo 

Provinces, States and Territories

HallandCounty of Denmarkfrom Before 870 to 1645
JyllandDuchy of Denmarkfrom 800? to ?
LollandDuchy of Denmarkfrom ? to ?
NorwayEarldom of Denmarkfrom 1000 to 1015
NorwayEarldom of Denmarkfrom 1028 to 1035
Norwaynominal Earldom of Denmarkfrom 969? to After 995
NørreHallandCounty of Denmarkfrom 1195 to 1350?
SchleswigDuchy of Denmarkfrom 1119 to 1864
SønderjyllandDuchy of Denmarkfrom 1148 to ?