Nordic and Kalmar Union
I am a FOTW person so made a new old
Danish flag gif
yet another Scandinavian
trouble uploading it to fotw
I have only seen one example
of this flag, it was indoors at the Danish National Museum's
exhibition on Margaret 1st of
Denmark * 1352 + 28. oktober 1412
Kalmar Union 1997.
Commemorating 600 years of the Kalmar Union
Heick says it is well documented in contemporary
Rigens banner Et nordisk flag
Union existed for 25 years
under Margareta Valdemarsdotters leadership
At a conference held at Dalaborg Castle, in March 1388, the Swedes were
compelled to accept all Margaret's conditions, elected her "Sovereign
Lady and Ruler", and engaged to accept from her any king she chose to
On February 24, 1389, Albert, who had returned from Mecklenburg
with an army of mercenaries, was routed and
taken prisoner at Aasle near Falköping, and Margaret was now
the omnipotent mistress of three kingdoms.
Og det er aldrig
afskaffet I stedet er det blevet glemt . . .
And the banner has never been
abolished but forgotten - probably deliberately because of 250
years of Scandinavian wars.
searches and jottings 00 ==========================000
about Alex Heick http://www.alexheick.dk/blaa_bog/s.htm
Union Kings http://home.student.uu.se/o/orma1967/Kartor/denmark.htm
1375-1387 Oluf III
1396-1439 Erik of Pomerania
1440-1448 Christoffer of Bavaria
BTW the other Denmark http://www.frikorps-danmark.dk/
very politically uncorrect since 1945
which red ?? there
are two http://www.um.dk/images/um/danmarksbog/english/pict1/flagtavle.gif
Official web page by the Foreign Ministry in Copenhagen http://www.um.dk/
Denmark, a publication by
The Royal Danish Ministry of Foreign Affairs in co-operation with the
editors of the
Danish National Encyclopedia, gives an in-depth description of Denmark.
The chapters on
Denmark were written by leading Danish experts.
This Internet version was made available in May 2003
and is based on the printed book
Denmark, which was published in 2002.
The Danish Royal Wedding this year
Hans Kongelige Højhed Kronprins Frederik og Frøken
Mary Elizabeth Donaldsons bryllup den 14. maj 2004
The Danish Royals
The Crown Prince of Denmark
Princess to be
Mary Elizabeth Donaldson
5 February, 1972.
Hobart, Tasmania, Australia.
John Dalgleish Donaldson born 5 September, 1941
(Professor of Applied
Henrietta Clark Donaldson born 12 May, 1942
(Executive Assistant to the Vice
Chancellor of The University of Tasmania)
they were married in
Edinburgh, Scotland 31
They emigrated to Australia from
Edinburgh, Scotland in November 1963 and became Australian Citizens in
the next Queen of
Denmark if all goes well
a bit cleverer
than poor Diana
1989 - 1993
University of Tasmania. Graduated
1994 with Bachelors of Commerce and Law (BCom.LLB).
Highlights: Finalist in University
Mooting (Mock Trial) 1993.
1994 - 1996
Certificate in Advertising from the
Australian School of Advertising.
Certificate in Direct Marketing from
the Australian Direct Marketing Association.
you need brains to be a successful royal.
her last job Microsoft
Business Solutions - Denmark
Role: Project Consultant - business
development, communications and marketing.
commemorates where Dannebrog fell to eartth in ESTLAND
Dannebrog efter sagnet fald ned under Valdemar Sejrs korstog i Estland.
Dette var efter fortællingen grunden til at danskerne vendte et
truende nederlag til
en sejr over de Estniske hedninge.
1. The "Dannebrog", the flag Norway had under Denmark's dominion
2. The flag Norway had when
in union with Sweden, before design of Norwegian flag (1814).
3. The flag Norway had when in union with Sweden (1814-1905)
4. The Norwegian National flag.
5. The Norwegian Official
flag for use by public authorities only.
of Danish Resistance 1940-1945