Konungariket Sverige
  • S. H. Steinberg
Part of the The Statesman’s Yearbook book series (SYBK)


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 Centralbyrån, Stockholm 5) was founded in 1858, in succession to the Kungl. Tabellkommissionen which had been set up in 1756; Director-General.—(Mrs.) Dr. Karin Kock. The main statistical publications are the following:—Google Scholar
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Non-Official Publication

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