Harthacnut

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Harthacnut
Coin danish and english king Harthacnut, Hardeknut (1018-1042).jpg
Penny struck in Harthacnut's name
Keeng o Denmark
Ring1035 – 8 Juin 1042[1]
PredecessorCnut the Great
SuccessorMagnus I
Keeng o Ingland
Ring17 Mairch 1040 – 8 Juin 1042
CoronationJuin 1040 (Canterbury)
PredecessorHarold Harefoot
SuccessorEdward the Confessor
Bornc.1018
Ingland
Dee'd8 Juin 1042 (aged 23–24)
Lambeth, Ingland
BuirialWinchester Cathedral, Ingland
HooseHoose o Denmark
FaitherCnut, Keeng o Denmark an Ingland
MitherEmma o Normandy
ReleegionCatholicism (pre-reformation)

Harthacnut,[2] Harðacnut, or Canute III (Dens: Hardeknud; "Tough-knot";[3] c.1018 – 8 Juin 1042) wis Keeng o Denmark frae 1035 tae 1042 an Keeng o Ingland frae 1040 tae 1042.

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  1. Monarkiet i Danmark – Kongerækken at The Dens Monarchy
  2. Sometimes referred tae as Harthacanute, Hardicanute, Hardecanute, Hordaknut or Hörthaknútr.
  3. Lawson, Harthacnut