Carl X Gustav, King of Sweden
|born on||8 November 1622 Jul.Cal. (18 Nov 1622 greg.) at 02:30 (= 02:30 AM )|
|Place||Nyköping, Sweden, 58n45, 17e0|
|Timezone||LMT m17e0 (is local mean time)|
|Astrology data||25°43' 24°15 Asc. 02°50'|
King of Sweden from 6 June 1654 until his death on 13 February 1660. He was the son of Johann Kasimir, Count Palatine of Zweibrücken-Kleeburg and Catherine of Sweden. He was married to Hedwig Eleonora of Holstein-Gottorp, who bore his son and successor, Carl XI.
- parent->child relationship with Carl XI, King of Sweden (born 24 November 1655 Jul.Cal. (4 Dec 1655 greg.))
- child->parent relationship with Johann Kasimir, Count Palatine of Kleeburg (born 12 April 1589 Jul.Cal. (22 Apr 1589 greg.))
- sibling relationship with Christina Magdalena, Countess Palatine of Kleeburg (born 17 May 1616 Jul.Cal. (27 May 1616 greg.))
Sy Scholfield quotes "Karl den tionde Gustav" by Björn Asker (Historiska media, 2009), p. 17: "Den blivande konung Karl X Gustav föddes på Nyköpingshus fredagen den 8 november 1622 som son till pfalzgreve Johan Kasimir och prinsessan Katarina av Sverige. Enligt faderns anteckningar skedde nedkomsten ”morgens frühe zwischen 2 undt 3 Uhren”, det vill säga mellan klockan två och tre om natten."
Translation: The future King Charles X Gustav was born at Nyköping castle on Friday, November 8, 1622, the son of Count Palatine Johan Kasimir and Princess Katarina of Sweden. According to his father's notes the confinement occurred in the morning between two and three o'clock.
Note: This date Old Style was a Friday.
- Notable : Famous : Royal family (House of Palatinate-Zweibrücken, House of Wittelsbach)