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House Of Oldenburg
The House of Oldenburg
House of Oldenburg
is a European dynasty of North German origin. It is one of Europe's most influential royal houses, with branches that rule or have ruled in Denmark, Iceland, Greece, Norway, Russia, Sweden, Schleswig, Holstein, and Oldenburg. The current Queen of Denmark and King of Norway, the former King of Greece, the consorts of Greece and the United Kingdom, as well as the first twelve persons in the line of succession to the British throne, are all patrilineal members of the Glücksburg branch of this house. The dynasty rose to prominence when Count Christian I of Oldenburg was elected as King of Denmark in 1448, of Norway
Norway
in 1450 and of Sweden in 1457
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Greek Military Junta Of 1967–74
The Greek military junta of 1967–1974, commonly known as the Regime of the Colonels (Greek: καθεστώς των Συνταγματαρχών, kathestós ton Syntagmatarchón [kaθesˈtos ton sin'daɣ.matarˈxon]), or in Greece
Greece
simply The Junta (/ˈdʒʌntə/ or /ˈhʊntə/; Greek: Χούντα [ˈxunda]), The Dictatorship
Dictatorship
(Η Δικτατορία, I Diktatoría) and The Seven Years (Η Επταετία, I Eptaetía), was a series of far-right military juntas that ruled Greece
Greece
following the 1967 Greek coup d'état led by a group of colonels on 21 April 1967. The dictatorship ended on 24 July 1974 under the pressure of the Turkish invasion of Cyprus
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German Revolution Of 1918–19
Weimar Republic
Weimar Republic
victory:Abdication of Emperor Wilhelm II Monarchy of Germany
Monarchy of Germany
and its 22 constituent monarchies abolished Suppre
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Coup Of 1809
The Coup of 1809
Coup of 1809
(Swedish: Statskuppen 1809) also referred to as the Revolution of 1809 (Swedish: Revolutionen 1809) was a Swedish coup d'état by a group of noblemen resulting in the deposition of King Gustav IV Adolf of Sweden
Gustav IV Adolf of Sweden
and the introduction of the Instrument of Government (1809). The coup was provoked by the disastrous Finnish War. The leaders of the coup are known in history collectively as 1809 års män (the Men of 1809). See also[edit]Gustavian Party Ulrica Eleonora RålambReferences[edit]This article includes a list of references, related reading or external links, but its sources remain unclear because it lacks inline citations. Please help to improve this article by introducing more precise citations. (July 2016) (Learn how and when to remove this template message)Isakson, Börje (2009). Två dygn som förändrade Sverige : 1809 års revolution
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February Revolution
Revolutionary victory Abdication
Abdication
of Tsar Nicholas II, formation of the Russian Republic Establishment of dual power between the Provisional Government and the Petrograd SovietBelligerents Imperial Government Saint Petersburg
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Second Schleswig War
 German Confederation Prussia  Austrian Empire DenmarkCommanders and leaders William I Otto von Bismarck Helmuth von Moltke Friedrich Graf von Wrangel Franz Joseph I Wilhelm von Tegetthoff Christian IX Ditlev Gothard Monrad Christian Albrecht Bluhme Christian Julius de Meza George Daniel GerlachStrengthAt the outbreak of war: 61,000 158 guns Later reinforcements: 20,000 64 guns[1] 38,000 100+ guns[1]Casualties and losses1,700+ killed, wounded, or captured 1,570+ killed, 700+ wounded, 3,550+ capturedv t eSecond Schleswig
Schleswig
WarMysunde Danevirke Sankelmark Jasmund Dybbøl Fredericia Heligoland Als LundbyThe Second Schleswig
Schleswig
War (Danish: 2. Slesvigske Krig, German: Deutsch-Dänischer Krieg) was the second military conflict over the Schleswig- Holstein
Holstein
Question of the nineteenth century
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King Of Iceland
The Monarchy of Iceland
Iceland
(Icelandic: Konungsríkið Ísland; Danish: Kongeriget Island), was the system of government in which an hereditary monarch was the sovereign of the Kingdom of Iceland
Kingdom of Iceland
from 1918 to 1944
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List Of Kings Of Greece
This is a list of kings of the modern state of Greece. The Kingdom of Greece
Greece
was ruled by the House of Wittelsbach
House of Wittelsbach
between 1832 and 1862 and by the House of Glücksburg
House of Glücksburg
from 1862 to 1924, temporarily abolished during the Second Hellenic Republic, and from 1935 to 1973, when it was permanently abolished and replaced by the Hellenic Republic. Only the first king, Otto I, was actually styled King of Greece (Greek: Βασιλεὺς τῆς Ἑλλάδος). His successor, George I, was styled King of the Hellenes (Βασιλεὺς τῶν Ἑλλήνων), as were all other modern monarchs.[citation needed] A republic was briefly established from 1924 to 1935. The restored monarchy was abolished following a referendum in 1973 conducted under the auspices of the then-ruling military regime
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Northern Germany
Northern Germany
Germany
(German: Norddeutschland) is the region in the north of Germany. Its exact area is not precisely or consistently defined but varies depending on whether one is taking a linguistic, geographic, socio-cultural or historic standpoint.Contents1 Language 2 Geography 3 Culture 4 Cuisine 5 History 6 Northern German States 7 Major cities 8 See also 9 ReferencesLanguage[edit]Uerdingen line: ich ("I") and ik isoglossNorthern Germany
Germany
generally refers to the Sprachraum area north of the Uerdingen and Benrath line
Benrath line
isoglosses, where Low German
Low German
dialects are spoken
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Succession To The British Throne
Succession to the British throne
Succession to the British throne
is determined by descent, gender (for people born before October 2011), legitimacy, and religion. Under common law, the Crown is inherited by a sovereign's children or by a childless sovereign's nearest collateral line. The Bill of Rights 1689 and the Act of Settlement 1701, restrict succession to the throne to the legitimate Protestant descendants of Sophia of Hanover
Sophia of Hanover
that are in "communion with the Church of England".[1] Spouses of Roman Catholics were disqualified from 1689 until the law was amended in 2015. Protestant descendants of those excluded for being Roman Catholics
Roman Catholics
are eligible.[2] Queen Elizabeth II
Elizabeth II
is the sovereign, and her heir apparent is her eldest son, Charles, Prince of Wales. Next in line after him is Prince William, Duke of Cambridge, the Prince of Wales's elder son
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Patrilineality
Patrilineality, also known as the male line, the spear side[1] or agnatic kinship, is a common kinship system in which an individual's family membership derives from and is recorded through his or her father's lineage. It generally involves the inheritance of property, rights, names or titles by persons related through male kin. A patriline ("father line") is a person's father, and additional ancestors, as traced only through males.Contents1 In the Bible 2 Agnatic succession 3 Salic Law 4 Genetic genealogy 5 See also 6 References 7 External linksIn the Bible[edit] In the Bible, family and tribal membership appears to be transmitted through the father. For example, a person is considered to be a priest or Levite if his father is a priest or Levite, and the members of all the twelve tribes are called Israelites because their father is Israel (Jacob)
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List Of Rulers Of Russia
This is a list of all reigning monarchs in the history of Russia. It includes titles Prince of Novgorod, Grand Prince of Kiev, Grand Prince of Vladimir, Grand Prince of Moscow, Tsar
Tsar
of All Rus', and Emperor
Emperor
of All Russia. The list started with a semi-legendary Prince of Novgorod Rurik
Rurik
sometime in the mid 9th century (862) and ended with the Emperor of All Russia Nicholas II who abdicated in 1917, and was executed with his family in 1918. The vast territory known today as Russia covers an area that has been known historically by various names, including Rus', Kievan Rus',[1][2] the Grand Duchy of Moscow, the Tsardom of Muscovy
Muscovy
and the Russian Empire, and the sovereigns of these many nations and throughout their histories have used likewise as wide a range of titles in their positions as chief magistrates of a country
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Valdemar I Of Sweden
Valdemar (English: Waldemar; Swedish: Valdemar Birgersson; 1239 – 26 December 1302), was King of Sweden
King of Sweden
from 1250–1275.Contents1 Biography 2 Family 3 Ancestry 4 SourcesBiography[edit] Valdemar was the son of the Swedish princess Ingeborg Eriksdotter and Birger Jarl, from the House of Bjelbo. During the first sixteen years of his reign, it was Birger Jarl
Birger Jarl
who was the real ruler. Birger Jarl had in fact been the de facto ruler of Sweden
Sweden
from 1248, before the reign of Valdemar, under Eric XI. Valdemar's mother was a daughter of Eric X
Eric X
and Richeza of Denmark. When King Eric XI
Eric XI
died in 1250, Valdemar was elected king. Even after the coming of age of Valdemar in 1257, Birger Jarl
Birger Jarl
held a grip over the country
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Russian Empire
The Russian Empire
Empire
(Russian: Российская Империя) or Russia
Russia
was an empire that existed across Eurasia
Eurasia
from 1721, following the end of the Great Northern War, until the Republic was proclaimed by the Provisional Government that took power after the February Revolution of 1917.[6] The third largest empire in world history, stretching over three continents, the Russian Empire
Empire
was surpassed in landmass only by the British and Mongol empires. The rise of the Russian Empire
Empire
happened in association with the decline of neighboring rival powers: the Swedish Empire, the Polish–Lithuanian Commonwealth, Persia and the Ottoman Empire
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Anne, Queen Of Great Britain
Anne (6 February 1665 – 1 August 1714)[a] was the Queen of England, Scotland and Ireland between 8 March 1702 and 1 May 1707. On 1 May 1707, under the Acts of Union, two of her realms, the kingdoms of England
England
and Scotland, united as a single sovereign state known as Great Britain. She continued to reign as Queen of Great Britain and Ireland until her death. Anne was born in the reign of her uncle Charles II, who had no legitimate children. Her father, Charles's younger brother James, was thus heir presumptive to the throne. His suspected Roman Catholicism was unpopular in England, and on Charles's instructions Anne and her elder sister, Mary, were raised as Anglicans. Three years after he succeeded Charles upon the latter's death, James was deposed in the Glorious Revolution
Glorious Revolution
of 1688
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Euphemia Of Sweden
Euphemia of Sweden
Sweden
(Swedish: Eufemia Eriksdotter; 1317 – 16 June 1370) was a Swedish princess, spouse of Albert II, Duke of Mecklenburg, Duchess consort of Mecklenburg, heiress of Sweden
Sweden
and of Norway, and mother of King Albert of Sweden.Contents1 Biography1.1 Early life 1.2 Duchess of Mecklenburg2 Issue 3 Ancestry 4 ReferencesBiography[edit] Early life[edit] Euphemia was born in 1317 to Eric of Sweden
Sweden
(b. c. 1282, murdered 1318), Duke of Södermanland, second son of King Magnus I of Sweden, and Princess Ingeborg of Norway
Ingeborg of Norway
(1301 – c
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