Charles XIV John
biographical name 1763-1844 originally Jean-Baptiste-Jules Bernadotte king of Sweden & Norway (1818-44)

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  • Charles XIV John — Swedish Karl Johan orig. Jean Baptiste Bernadotte born Jan. 26, 1763, Pau, France died March 8, 1844, Stockholm, Swed. King of Sweden and Norway (1818–44). He became an ardent supporter of the French Revolution and rose rapidly in the army ranks… …   Universalium

  • Charles XIV John of Sweden — Carl Johan redirects here. For the Knight of the Elephant, see Count Carl Johan Bernadotte of Wisborg. Charles XIV III John Charles John of Sweden and Norway by François Gérard King of S …   Wikipedia

  • John III of Sweden — John III John III portraited by Dutch artist Johan Baptista van Uther in 1582. King of Sweden Reign 30 September 1568 – 17 November 1592 ( 10000000000000024 …   Wikipedia

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  • Charles IX of Sweden — Charles IX King of Sweden Reign 22 March 1604 – 30 October 1611 Coronation 15 March 1607 Predecessor Sigismund Successor …   Wikipedia

  • Charles XIII of Sweden — Charles XIII II Charles XIII of Sweden wearing the Order of Charles XIII in red King of Sweden Reign 6 June 1809 – 5 February 1818 ( …   Wikipedia

  • Charles XI of Sweden — Charles XI King of Sweden Duke of Bremen and Prince of Verden Duke of Palatinate Zweibrücken Charles XI in his coronation outfit. Painting by David Klöcker Ehrenstrahl, circa 1690 …   Wikipedia

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  • Charles August, Crown Prince of Sweden — Charles August Crown Prince of Sweden Charles August as Crown Prince of Sweden Reign 7 January 1810 – 28 May 1810 Predecessor Crown Prince Gustav of Sweden …   Wikipedia

  • Charles III — may refer to: Charles the Fat, Charles III of East Francia, (832–888) Charles the Simple, Charles III of West Francia, (879–929) Charles of Valois, duke Charles III of Anjou 1290–1325 Charles III of Alençon (1337–1375) Charles III of Naples (died …   Wikipedia

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