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Carl Gustav Folke Hubertus Bernadotte of Sweden, King of Sweden, was born 30 April 1946 in Solna, Sweden to Gustav Adolf of Sweden (1906-1947) and Sibylla von Sachsen-Coburg und Gotha (1908-1972) . He married Silvia Renate Sommerlath (1943-) 19 June 1976 in Stockholm, Sweden. Notable ancestors include Charlemagne (747-814), Alfred the Great (849-899), Henry II of England (1133-1189), William I of England (1027-1087), Hugh Capet (c940-996), Gustav I of Sweden (1496-1560), Robert I of Scotland (1274-1329), Willem van Oranje (1533-1584), Johan Willem Friso van Nassau-Dietz (1687-1711). Ancestors are from Sweden, Germany, the United Kingdom, Denmark, Poland, France, Scotland, England, Belgium, Spain, Italy, Russia, the Netherlands, Latvia, the Czech Republic, Hungary, Austria, Lithuania, Belarus, Bohemia, Switzerland, Ukraine, Slovakia, Slovenia, Portugal, Israel, Ireland, Turkey, the Byzantine Empire, the United States.


Offspring of Carl XVI Gustav of Sweden and Silvia Renate Sommerlath (1943-)
Name Birth Death Joined with
Victoria of Sweden (1977-) July 1977 Karolinska University Hospital, Solna, Stockholm County, Sweden Olof Daniel Westling (1973-)

Carl Philip of Sweden (1979-) 13 May 1979 Stockholm Palace, Stockholm, Stockholm County, Sweden Sofia Kristina Hellqvist (1984-)

Madeleine of Sweden (1982-) 10 June 1982 Drottningholm Palace, Drottningholm, Stockholm County, Sweden Christopher Paul O'Neill (1974-)

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