King Edmund I of England 921 – 946

King Edmund I

Father – Edward the Elder
Mother – Eadgifu of Kent
Spouse – Aelfgifu of Shaftesbury, Aethelflaed of Damerham
Children – Eadwig, Edgar
King of England – 939 – 946
Predecessor – Aethelstan – 924 – 939
Successor –Eadred – 946 – 955

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Sweyn Forkbeard King of Denmark and England 960 – 1014

Sweyn Forkbeard

Father – Harald Bluetooth
Mother – Gunhilda
Spouse – Gunhilda, Sigrid
Children –  Thyra, Cnut, Harald, Estrid
King of Denmark 986 – 1014
Predecessor – Harald Bluetooth – 958 – 986
Successor – Harald II (Svenson) – 1014 – 1018
King of England – 1013 – 1014
Predecessor – Aethelred
Successor – Aethelred

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King Aethelred the Unready of England 966 – 1016

Aethelred the Unready

Father – King Edgar
Mother – Aelfthryth
Spouse – Aelfgifu of York, Emma of Normandy 
Children – Aethelstan, Ecgbert, Edmund, Eadred, Eadwig, Edgar, Eadgyth, Aelfgifu, Wulfthryth, Edward, Alfred, Godgifu
King of England – 978 – 1013 
Predecessor – Edward the Martyr
Successor – Sweyn Forkbeard
King of England – 1014 – 1016 
Predecessor – Sweyn Forkbeard – 1013 – 1014
Successor – Edmund II (Ironside) – 1016

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King Canute the Great of England, Denmark and Norway 994 – 1035

King Canute the Great

Father – King Sweyn Forkbeard
Mother – Gunhilda
Spouse – Aelfgifu of Northampton, Emma of Normandy
Children – by Aelfgifu – Sweyn, Harold,
by Emma Harthacnut, Gunhilda
King of England – 1016 – 1035
Predecessor – King Edmund Ironside – 1016
Successor – King Harold Harefoot – 1037 – 1040
King of Denmark – 1019 – 1035
Predecessor – Harald II – 1014 – 1018
Successor – Harthacnut
King of Norway 1028 – 1035
Predecessor – Olaf II (Haraldsson) – 1015 – 1028
Successor – Haakon Ericsson – 1028 – 1029

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English History 1010 – 1019

English History 1010 - 1019 Aethelred the UnreadySweyn ForkbeardEdmund IronsideCnut the Great

This timeline gives a chronological listing of the main events in English History for the years 1010 – 1019

The monarchs for this period were:
Aethelred known as the Unready to 1013 & 1014 – 1016
Sweyn Forkbeard 1013 – 1014
Edmund Ironside 1016
Cnut from 1016

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King Harald Hardrada of Norway 1016 – 1066

Harald Hardrada

Father – Sigurd Syr
Mother – Asta Gudbrandsdatter
Spouse – Ellisif of Kiev, Tora Torbergsdatter
Children – By Ellisif – Ingegerd, Maria, by Tora – Magnus, Olaf
King of Norway – 1046 – 1066
Predecessor – Magnus the Good – 1035 – 1046
Successor – Magnus II (Haraldsson) – 1066 – 1069

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King Harthacnut of England and Denmark 1018 – 1042

Harthacnut

Father – King Canute
Mother – Emma of Normandy
Spouse – Not married 
Children – No children
King of Denmark – 1035 – 1042
Predecessor – Canute 1018 – 1035
Successor – Magnus the Good – 1042 – 1047
King of England – 1040 – 1042
Predecessor – King Harold Harefoot
Successor – King Edward the Confessor

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King Sweyn Estridsson of Denmark 1019 – 1076

King Sweyn Estridsson of Denmark

Father – Ulf Thorgilsson
Mother – Estrid Svendsdatter
Spouses – 1. Gyda of Sweden 2. Gunnhildr Sweinsdottir 3. Tora Torbergsdatter
Children – by Gunnhildr – Svend Svendsen
King of Denmark – 1047 – 1076
Predecessor – Magnus the Good – 1042 – 1047
Successor – Harald III 1076 – 1080

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