Gustaf V of Sweden

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Gustaf V
King of Sweden
Reign 8 December 1907 – 29 October 1950
Predecessor Oscar II
Successor Gustaf VI Adolf
Spouse Victoria of Baden
Issue
Gustaf VI Adolf of Sweden
Prince Vilhelm, Duke of Södermanland
Prince Erik, Duke of Västmanland
Full name
Oscar Gustaf Adolf
Father Oscar II of Sweden
Mother Sofia of Nassau
Born (1858-06-16)16 June 1858
Drottningholm Palace, Sweden
Died 29 October 1950(1950-10-29) (aged 92)
Drottningholm Palace, Sweden
Burial Riddarholmen Church
Religion Lutheranism

Gustaf V (Oscar Gustaf Adolf, born 16 June 1858, dead 29 October 1950, was a Swedish monarch. He was the King of Sweden from 1907 until his death in 1950.[1]

References[change | change source]

  1. "Sweden" (in Swedish). World Statesmen. Retrieved 22 December 2014. 

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