Name: Dorothea of Brandenburg
Death: 10 NOV 1495
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Change Date: 12 MAR 2007
After duke Adolf made Christian promise never to unite Denmark and South Jutland under one sovereign and the national council arranged for Christopher of Bavaria's 18 year old widow, Dorothea of Brandenburg, to get married to Christian of Oldenburg, who was only four years her senior, he could be made king.
Dorothea (1431 ? 10 November, 1495), married:
1. on 12 September 1445 King Christopher III of Denmark;
2. on 28 October 1449 to King Christian I of Denmark.
Father: Johann ?The Alchemist? of Brandenburg b: 1406
Mother: Barbara of Saxony b: 1405
Christian I Oldenburg b: 26 FEB 1425 in Oldenburg
- Margarethe Oldenburg b: 23 JUN 1456 in Copenhagen, Denmark
- Frederik I of Denmark b: 7 OCT 1471