Christina of Denmark (1521-1590)

214,059pages on
this wiki
Add New Page
Add New Page Talk0
Christina Oldenburg of Denmark was born November 1521 in Nyborg, Denmark to Christian II of Denmark (1481-1559) and Isabella of Austria (1501-1526) and died 10 September 1590 in Tortona, Italy of unspecified causes. She married Francesco II Sforza (1495-1535) 4 May 1534 . She married François I de Lorraine (1517-1545) 10 July 1541 . 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), Rurik (c832-879). Ancestors are from Denmark, Belgium, Germany, France, the United Kingdom, Austria, Spain, Switzerland, Lithuania, Italy, Russia, Ukraine, the Czech Republic, Byzantium, Belarus, Hungary, the Netherlands, Portugal, England, the Byzantine Empire.

She was a claimant to the thrones of Norway, Denmark and Sweden.


Offspring of François I de Lorraine and Christina of Denmark (1521-1590)
Name Birth Death Joined with
Charles III de Lorraine (1543-1608) 18 February 1543 14 May 1608 Claude of Angoulême (1547-1575)

Renata of Lorraine (1544-1602) 20 April 1544 Nancy, France 23 May 1602 Munich, Bavaria, Germany William V, Duke of Bavaria (1548-1626)

Dorothée de Lorraine (1545-1621) 20 August 1545 Nancy, France 2 June 1621 Erich II. von Braunschweig-Calenberg-Göttingen (1528-1584)

Common ancestors of Christina of Denmark (1521-1590) and François I de Lorraine (1517-1545)

  1. Agnes of Burgundy (1407-1476)
  2. Albrecht III. von Bayern-München (1401-1460)
  3. Anna von Braunschweig-Grubenhagen (c1414-1474)
  4. Barbara von Sachsen-Wittenberg (1405-1465)
  5. Charles I, Duke of Bourbon (1401-1456)
  6. Elisabeth von Braunschweig-Göttingen (c1389-aft1444)
  7. Elisabetta Visconti (c1374-1432)
  8. Erich I. von Braunschweig-Grubenhagen (c1380-1427)
  9. Ernst von Bayern-München (1373-1438)
  10. Johann der Alchimist von Brandenburg-Kulmbach (1406-1464)

Sources and notes

‡ General

Also on Fandom

Random Wiki