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Gustavus Adolphus of Sweden
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|Gustav II Adolf|
|Reign||30 October 1611 – 6 November 1632|
|Coronation||12 October 1617|
|Spouse||Maria Eleonora of Brandenburg|
|House||House of Vasa|
|Mother||Christina of Holstein-Gottorp|
|Born|| 9 December 1594 |
Castle Tre Kronor, Sweden
|Died|| 6 November 1632 (aged 37) |
Lützen, Electorate of Saxony
|Burial|| 22 June 1634 |
Riddarholmen Church, Stockholm
Gustavus Adolphus was born in Stockholm. His parents were Charles IX of Sweden and his second wife, Christina of Holstein-Gottorp. When his father died in October 1611, Gustavus became King of Sweden.
Gustavus died in the Battle of Lützen in 1632.
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