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Information about reign: Christian Frederik (King Christian Frederick)

CountryNorway
From17 May 1814
To10 October 1814
Personal InformationKing Christian VIII of Denmark (1786 - 1848)
Description

Christian VIII was the King of Denmark from 1839 to 1848 and, as Christian Frederick, King of Norway in 1814. He was the eldest son of Hereditary Prince Frederick of Denmark and Norway and Duchess Sophia Frederica of Mecklenburg-Schwerin. His paternal grandparents were King Frederick V of Denmark and his second wife, Duchess Juliana Maria of Brunswick-Wolfenb├╝ttel.