Valdemar II the Victorious Estridsen of Denmark, King of Denmark, was born 1170 to Valdemar I of Denmark (1131-1182) and Sofia of Minsk (c1140-1198) and died 28 March 1241 of unspecified causes. He married Markéta of Bohemia (c1186-1213) 1205 JL . He married Berengária of Portugal (c1195-1221) 1214 JL . Notable ancestors include Rurik (c832-879), Charlemagne (747-814). Ancestors are from Belarus, Russia, Ukraine, France, the United Kingdom, Germany, Belgium.


Offspring of Valdemar II of Denmark and Markéta of Bohemia (c1186-1213)
Name Birth Death Joined with
Valdemar of Denmark (1209-1231) 1209 28 November 1231 Leonor of Portugal (1211-1231)

Son of Denmark (1212-1212)

Offspring of Valdemar II of Denmark and Berengária of Portugal (c1195-1221)
Name Birth Death Joined with
Eric IV of Denmark (1216-1250) 1216 9 August 1250 Jutta von Sachsen (c1225-bef1267)

Sophie of Denmark (1217-1247) 1217 1247 Johann I. von Brandenburg (c1213-1266)

Abel of Denmark (1218-1252) 1218 29 June 1252 Mechthild von Holstein (c1223-1288)

Christopher I of Denmark (1219-1259) 1219 29 May 1259 Margaret Sambiria (c1230-1282)

Infant of Denmark (1221-1221)

Common ancestors of Valdemar II of Denmark (1170-1241) and Markéta of Bohemia (c1186-1213)

  1. Casimir I of Poland (1016-1058)
  2. Heinrich von Berg-Schelklingen (c1077-1132)
  3. Maria Dobroniega of Kiev (bef1012-1087)
  4. Vratislaus II of Bohemia (?-1092)

Namesakes of Valdemar II of Denmark (1170-1241)

 Birth placeDeath placeFatherMotherJoined with
Valdemar of Denmark (1209-1231)Valdemar II of Denmark (1170-1241)Markéta of Bohemia (c1186-1213)Leonor of Portugal (1211-1231)
Valdemar I of Denmark (1131-1182)Knud Lavard (1096-1131)Ingeborg of Kiev (c1104-aft1137)Sofia of Minsk (c1140-1198) + Tove (bef1150-)
Valdemar II of Denmark (1170-1241)Valdemar I of Denmark (1131-1182)Sofia of Minsk (c1140-1198)Markéta of Bohemia (c1186-1213) + Berengária of Portugal (c1195-1221)
Valdemar IV of Denmark (1320-1375)Christopher II of Denmark (1276-1332)Eufemia von Pommern (1289-1330)Helvig von Schleswig (c1320-1374)
Valdemar IV. von Schleswig (c1265-1312)SchleswigErich I. von Schleswig (c1241-1272)Margarete von Rügen (c1247-1272)Elisabeth von Sachsen-Lauenburg (?-?) + Anastasia von Schwerin (?-?)

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