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1306-1310) (1) Judith (1271-1297) dau. of Holy Roman emperor Rudolf I Elizabeth of Bohemia (1292-1339) (2) Ryksa of Poland (d. 1335) John of Bohemia king of Bohemia (r. 1310-1346) John “Parricida” Margaret Maultasch (1318-1369) John Henry Bona of Bohemia (1315-1349) margrave of Moravia (d. 1375) Wenceslas duke of Luxemburg & Brabant Charles IV Holy Roman emperor (r. 1347-1378) m. (1) Blanche of Valois (c. 1316-? ) (2) Anna of the Palatinate (3) Anna of Schweidnitz (c. 1340-? ) (4) Elizabeth of Pomerania (1347-1393) Copyright © 1999 Yorkin guides Dictionary of girls all over the world xxv DENMARK T he Descendants of Wa ldemar the nice Waldemar I the nice king of Denmark (r. 1157-1182) Waldemar II the positive king of Denmark (r. 1202-1241) (2) Berengaria Canute VI (1194-1221) king of Denmark (r. 1182-1202) (1) Sophie of Russia (c. 1140-1198) (1) Dagmar of Bohemia (d. 1212) Richizza of Denmark (d. 1220) m. Eric X king of Sweden Waldemar the more youthful king of Denmark (r. 1215-1231) Ingeborg (c. 1176-1237/38) m. Philip II Augustus king of France Helen of Denmark (d. 1233) m. William duke of BrunswickLuneburg m. Leonor of Portugal (1211-1231) Eric IV Ploughpenny king of Denmark (r. 1241-1250) m. Jutta of Saxony Abel, king of Denmark (r. 1250-1252) Mechtild of Holstein (d. 1288) Sophia of Denmark (1217-1248) Erik Erik V Clipping king of Denmark (r. 1259-1286) Waldemar Richeza Eriksdottir Erik Helvig of Denmark (fl. 1350s) Christopher I king of Denmark (r. 1252-1259) Waldemar III king of Denmark (r. 1326-1330) m. Waldemar IV Atterdag king of Denmark (r. 1340-1375) Niels of Werle Heinrich Agnes of Brandenburg (d. 1304) Matilda Margaret Martha of Denmark (c. 1272-1341) Erik VI Menved king of Denmark (r. 1286-1319) m. Berger king of Sweden m. Ingeborg (d. 1319) Gerhard Sophie Margaret of Pomerania (d. 1282) Christopher II king of Denmark (r. 1319-1326; 1330-1332) Waldemar IV Atterdag king of Denmark (r. 1340-1375) Helvig of Denmark (fl. 1350s) (sister of Waldemar III) Euphemia of Pomerania (d. 1330) Margaret Christofsdottir (c. 1305-1340) Eric king of Denmark Gerhard Henry of Mecklenburg Didrik of Oldenburg Dorothea of Brandenburg (1430-1495) Ingeborg (1347-1370) Hedvig Christian I king of Denmark, Norway & Sweden (r. 1448-1481) Marie of Mecklenburg (fl. 1380) Haakon VI king of Norway Vratislas of Pomerania Margaret I of Denmark (1353-1412) queen of Denmark, Norway & Sweden (r. 1387-1412) Olaf V king of Denmark (r. 1375-1387) Catherine Erik VII of John of of Pomerania Pomerania Bavaria (d. 1426) king of Denmark, Norway & Sweden Dorothea of Christopher III (r. 1396-1439) Brandenburg of Bavaria m. Philippa (1430-1495) king of Denmark, (1394-1430) Norway & Sweden (r. 1439-1448) Copyright © 1999 Yorkin guides xxvi Dictionary of girls all over the world DENMARK T he Oldenburg Dynasty Christian I, king of Denmark, Norway & Sweden (r. 1448-1481) James III king of Scotland Margaret of Denmark (1456-1486) Hans or John I king of Denmark, Norway & Sweden (r.