Swedish monarchy
The Monarchy of Sweden concerns the monarchical head of state of Sweden, which is a constitutional and hereditary monarchy with a parliamentary system. The Kingdom of Sweden (Swedish: Konungariket...
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Riksdagsmusiken
Joseph Martin Kraus Riksdagsmusiken Rikdagsmarsch, VB 154 Kungliga Operans Orkester Philip Brunelle.
Line of succession to the Swedish throne
The line of succession to the Swedish throne is determined by the Act of Succession (Swedish: Successionsordningen), originally approved jointly by the Riksdag of the Estates assembled in Örebro a...
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Mythical kings of Sweden
The legendary kings of Sweden are the long line of Swedish kings who preceded Eric the Victorious, according to sources such as the Norse Sagas, Beowulf, Rimbert, Adam of Bremen and Saxo Grammaticus,...
Semi-legendary kings of Sweden
The legendary kings of Sweden are the long line of Swedish kings who preceded Eric the Victorious, according to sources such as the Norse Sagas, Beowulf, Rimbert, Adam of Bremen and Saxo Grammaticus,...
Crown palaces in Sweden
The Royal palaces (Crown palaces) in Sweden are the following:The Royal Palaces are the property of the Swedish State through the National Property Board (Swedish: Statens fastighetsverk) and are ...
Purveyors to the Court of Sweden
Royal warrants of appointment in Sweden are granted to the purveyor (Swedish: Kunglig Hovleverantör) by the king or the queen. To qualify for a warrant, the order must come from the royal court an...
Swedish Royal Family
The Swedish Royal Family (Swedish: Kungafamiljen) since 1818 has consisted of a number of persons in the Swedish Royal House of Bernadotte, closely related to the King of Sweden. Today those who a...
Oath of Allegiance (Sweden)
The Oath of Allegiance of Sweden (in Swedish called Tro- och huldhetsed which literally translates to Fidelity and Allegiance Oath) was an oath of allegiance to the King of Sweden that had to be taken...
Magnus Gabriel De la Gardie
Count Magnus Gabriel De la Gardie (15 October 1622 – 26 April 1686) was a Swedish statesman and military man. He became a member of the Swedish Privy Council in 1647 and came to be the holder of thre...
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Virginia Eriksdotter
Virginia Eriksdotter (1 January 1559, Kalmar Castle – 1633), was a Swedish noble. She was the recognized illegitimate daughter of King Erik XIV of Sweden and Agda Persdotter.In 1560, her father became...
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Uppsala öd
Uppsala öd, Old Norse: Uppsala auðr or Uppsala øðr (Uppsala domains or wealth of Uppsala) was the name given to the collection of estates which was the property of the Swedish Crown in medieval Sweden...
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Alaric and Eric
Alaric and Eric (Old Norse Alrekr and Eiríkr ), were two legendary kings of Sweden.
According to the Ynglinga saga, Alaric and Eric were sons and heirs of the previous king Agni by his wife Skj...
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Silver Throne
The Silver Throne (Swedish: Silvertronen or Drottning Kristinas silvertron) is a throne used by the Swedish monarch at coronations, accessions to the throne and state opening of the parliament. Th...
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Wilhelmina Bonde
Wilhelmina "Mina" Sofia Charlotta Bonde, née Lewenhaupt (10 July 1817 - 1899), was a Swedish countess and courtier. She served as Mistress of the Robes to the Swedish Queen, Louise of the Netherlands,...
Johan Gabriel Oxenstierna
Count Johan Gabriel Oxenstierna (19 July 1750 – 29 July 1818) is considered one of the foremost Swedish poets of the Gustavian period. A prominent courtier during the reign of King Gustav III of Swede...
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Sten Rudholm
Sten John Gustaf Rudholm (27 April 1918 – 29 November 2008) was a Swedish lawyer, member of the Swedish Academy (Chair No.1), former Chancellor of Justice, Chief Justice of Appeal and Marshal of...
Brio (company)
BRIO is a wooden toy company founded in Sweden. The company was founded in the small town of Boalt, Scania in 1884 by basket maker Ivar Bengtsson For a long time the company was based in Osby, Scania,...
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Frederick William von Hessenstein
Frederick William, Prince von Hessenstein (26 November 1735, Panker - 17 April 1808, Paris), was a Swedish soldier and statesman. He was an extramarital son of King Frederick of Sweden and his mistres...
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Constantia Eriksdotter
Constantia Eriksdotter (1560-1649) was the illegitimate daughter of Eric XIV of Sweden and Agda Persdotter. She married the nobleman Henrik Frankelin (d. 1610) in 1594. She was called "The Queen of Ti...
Johan Oxenstierna
Johan Axelsson Oxenstierna af Södermöre (June 24, 1611 – December 5, 1657) was a Count and a Swedish statesman.
The son of Axel Oxenstierna, he was born in Stockholm. He completed his studies at U...
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Privy Council of Sweden
The Council of the Realm, or simply The Council (Swedish: Riksrådet: sometimes in Latin: Senatus Regni Sueciae) was a cabinet of medieval origin, consisting of magnates (Swedish: stormän) ...