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Cnut [Canute] (d. 1035), king of England, of Denmark, and of Norway, was the son of Swein Forkbeard (d. 1014), king of England and of Denmark; his mother, whose name is unknown, was a sister of Boleslav of Poland, possibly widow of King Erik of the Swedes...

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Cnut (d. 1035) drawing The British Library

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Harthacnut (c. 1018–1042) coin © Copyright The British Museum

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Harthacnut [Hardecanute] (c. 1018–1042), king of England and of Denmark, was the only son of Cnut, king of England, of Denmark, and of Norway (d. 1035), and Emma of Normandy [see Emma [Ælfgifu]]. He was the brother of Gunnhild, first wife of the later emperor ...

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Swein [Sveinn Haraldsson, Sveinn Tjúguskegg, Swein Forkbeard] (d. 1014), king of England and of Denmark, was the son of Harald Gormsson (Harald Bluetooth), king of Denmark; the name of his mother is not known. The earliest evidence for Swein's byname, Forkbeard, is in the ...