Louise of Mecklenburg-Gustrow (1667–1721)

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Louise of Mecklenburg-Gustrow (1667–1721)

Queen of Denmark and Norway. Name variations: Louise of Mecklenburg-Güstrow. Born on August 28, 1667; died on March 15, 1721; daughter of Magdalena Sybilla of Holstein-Gottorp (1631–1719) and Gustav Adolf, duke of Mecklenburg-Gustrow; married Frederick IV (1671–1730), king of Denmark and Norway (r. 1699–1730), on December 5, 1695; children: Christian (b. 1697); Christian VI (1699–1746), king of Denmark and Norway (r. 1730–1746, who married Sophia of Bayreuth ); Frederick Charles (b. 1701); George (b. 1703); Charlotte Amalie (1706–1782). Frederick IV had three wives: Louise of Mecklenburg-Gustrow, Elizabeth Helene Vieregg , and Anne Sophie Reventlow .