• S. H. Steinberg
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REIGNING KING. Gustaf VI Adolf, born 11 Nov. 1882, succeeded on the death of his father, King Gustaf V, 29 Oct. 1950. Married: (1) 15 June 1905 to Princess Margaret Victoria, born 15 Jan. 1882, died 1 May 1920, daughter of Prince Arthur, Duke of Connaught; (2) 3 Nov. 1923, to Lady Louise Mountbatten, born 13 July 1889, daughter of Prince Louis of Battenberg, afterwards 1st Marquess of Milford Haven.

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Books of Reference

  1. Statistical Information. The Central Bureau of Statistics (Kungl. Statistiska Centralbyran, Stockholm 5) was founded in 1858, in succession to the Kungl. Tabellkom-missionen, which had been set up in 1756. Director-General: Dr Ingvar Ohlsson. Its publications include the following:Google Scholar
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Copyright information

© Palgrave Macmillan, a division of Macmillan Publishers Limited 1960

Authors and Affiliations

  • S. H. Steinberg
    • 1
  1. 1.The Royal Historical SocietyUK

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