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Frederick IV, King of Denmark











Reign

August 25, 1699 - October 12, 1730  (31 years)
Preceded by Christian V of Denmark
Succeeded by Christian VI of Denmark



Birth

October 11, 1671
Copenhagen, Denmark
House of Oldenburg


Death

October 12, 1730
Odense, Denmark
59 years



Parents

Christian V, King of Denmark
Born April 15, 1646
Father: Frederick III, King of Denmark  (1609-70) (61 years)
Mother: Sophie Amalie, Duchess of Brunswick-Lüneburg  (1628-85) (57 years)
Married: June 25, 1667 - August 25, 1699  (32 years, died)
Died August 25, 1699  (53 years)


Charlotte Amalie, Landgravine of Hesse-Kassel
Born April 27, 1650
Father: William IV, Landgrave of Hesse-Kassel  (1629-63) (34 years)
Mother: Hedwig Sophie, Margravine of Brandenburg  (1623-83) (60 years)
Children: 7
Died March 27, 1714  (63 years)



Siblings

1. Christian Vilhelm, Prince of Denmark  (1672-73) (1 year)

2. Christian, Prince of Denmark  (1675-95) (20 years)

3. Sophia Hedwig, Princess of Denmark  (1677-1735) (58 years)

4. Christiane Charlotte, Princess of Denmark  (1679-89) (10 years)

5. Charles, Prince of Denmark  (1680-1729) (49 years)

6. William, Prince of Denmark  (1687-1705) (18 years)



Marriages

1. Louise, Duchess of Mecklenburg-Güstrow
Born August 28, 1667
Father: Gustav Adolph, Duke of Mecklenburg-Güstrow  (1633-95) (62 years)
Mother: Magdalene Sibylle, Duchess of Holstein-Gottorp  (1631-1719) (88 years)
Married: December 5, 1695 - March 15, 1721  (25 years, widowed)
Died March 15, 1721  (53 years)


2. Anne Sophie, Countess Reventlow
Born April 16, 1693
Father: Conrad, Count von Reventlow  (1644-1708) (64 years)
Mother: Sophie Amalie, Lady Hahn  (1664-1722) (58 years)
Married: April 4, 1721 - October 12, 1730  (9 years, died)
Died January 7, 1743  (49 years)



Children with Louise, Duchess of Mecklenburg-Güstrow

1. Christian, Prince of Denmark  (1697-98) (1 year)

2. Christian VI, King of Denmark  (1699-1746) (47 years)
Married 1721-46 (died): Sophie Magdalene, Margravine of Brandenburg-Kulmbach  (1700-70)


3. Frederik Charles, Prince of Denmark  (1701-02) (1 year)
4. George, Prince of Denmark  (1703-04) (1 year)
5. Charlotte Amalie, Princess of Denmark  (1706-82) (76 years)



Children with Anne Sophie, Countess Reventlow

6. Fredericka Sophie, Princess of Denmark  (1721-21) (1 day)
7. Fredericka Conradine, Princess of Denmark  (1721-21) (1 day)
8. Christiana Amalia, Princess of Denmark  (1723-24) (1 year)
9. Frederick Christian, Prince of Denmark  (1726-27) (1 year)
10. Charles, Prince of Denmark  (1728-29) (1 year)



Grandchildren  (Total: 3)

2. Christian: Frederick, Louise, Louise
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