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Information about reign: Frederik 5. (King Frederick V)

From6 August 1746
To14 January 1766
Personal InformationKing Frederick V of Denmark (1723 - 1766)

Frederick V (Danish/Norwegian: Frederik) was king of Denmark-Norway and Duke of Schleswig-Holstein from 1746 until his death. He was the son of Christian VI of Denmark and Sophia Magdalene of Brandenburg-Kulmbach.

The royal style of King Frederick V was "By the Grace of God, King of Denmark, Sweden and Norway, the Wends and the Goths, Duke of Schleswig, Holstein, Stormarn and Dithmarschen, Count of Oldenburg and Delmenhorst".