Christina of Denmark, Date of Birth, Place of Birth, Date of Death


Christina of Denmark

Duchess consort of Milan and Upper Lorraine

Date of Birth: 01-Jan-0001

Place of Birth: Nyborg, Region of Southern Denmark, Denmark

Date of Death: 10-Dec-1590

Profession: aristocrat

Nationality: Norway, Denmark

Zodiac Sign: Capricorn

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About Christina of Denmark

  • Christina of Denmark (Danish: Christine af Danmark; November 1521 – 10 December 1590) was a Danish princess, the younger surviving daughter of King Christian II of Denmark and Norway and Isabella of Austria.
  • She became the duchess-consort of Milan, then duchess-consort of Lorraine.
  • She served as the regent of Lorraine from 1545 to 1552 during the minority of her son.
  • She was also a claimant to the thrones of Denmark, Norway and Sweden in 1561-1590.
  • Finally, she was sovereign Lady of Tortona in 1578-1584.

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