Gustaf Adolf, Duke of Västerbotten

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Name
Gustaf Adolf, Duke of Västerbotten Gender: M
Gustaf Adolf Oscar Fredrik Arthur Edmund
born on 22 April 1906 at 23:10 (= 11:10 PM )
Place Stockholm, Sweden, 59n20, 18e03
Timezone MET h1e (is standard time)
Data source
News report
Rodden Rating A
Collector: Scholfield
Astrology data s_su.18.gif s_taucol.18.gif 01°51' s_mo.18.gif s_aricol.18.gif 23°38 Asc.s_sagcol.18.gif 09°35'



Duke of Västerbotten Gustaf Adolf

Biography

Swedish prince and heir to the Swedish throne. He was the eldest son of Prince Gustaf Adolf of Sweden (the future King Gustaf VI Adolf) and his first wife Princess Margaret of Connaught and a great-grandson of Queen Victoria. Gustaf Adolf was the father of the current king, Carl XVI Gustaf. He was known by his last given name, Edmund, in the family.

On 19/20 October 1932 in Coburg, he married his second cousin, Princess Sibylla of Saxe-Coburg and Gotha, daughter of Charles Edward, Duke of Saxe-Coburg and Gotha. Sibylla was a great-granddaughter of Queen Victoria, a granddaughter of Prince Leopold, Duke of Albany. They had five children.

The prince was killed on 26 January 1947 in an airplane crash at Kastrup Airport, Copenhagen, Denmark.

Link to Wikipedia biography

Relationships

Events

  • Death by Accident 26 January 1947 (Plane crash, age 40)
    chart Placidus Equal_H.

Source Notes

Sy Scholfield quotes from "PRINCESS MARGARET OF CONNAUGHT: BIRTH OF A SON," Manchester Guardian, 23 April 1906, p. 12: "gave birth to a son at ten minutes past eleven last night."

Categories

  • Family : Parenting : Kids more than 3 (Five)
  • Personal : Death : Accidental
  • Notable : Famous : Royal family (House of Bernadotte, Sweden)