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
Ring 1035 – 8 Juin 1042[1]
Predecessor Cnut the Great
Successor Magnus I
Keeng o Ingland
Ring 17 Mairch 1040 – 8 Juin 1042
Coronation Juin 1040 (Canterbury)
Predecessor Harold Harefoot
Successor Edward the Confessor
Born c.1018
Ingland
Dee'd 8 Juin 1042 (aged 23–24)
Lambeth, Ingland
Buirial Winchester Cathedral, Ingland
Hoose Hoose o Denmark
Faither Cnut, Keeng o Denmark an Ingland
Mither Emma o Normandy
Releegion Catholicism (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