Gustaf Adolf


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Gustaf Adolf:

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(Gustaf Adolf), 1882–1973, king of Sweden (1950–73), son and successor of Gustavus V. After the death (1920) of his first wife, Princess Margaret of Connaught, he married (1923) Lady Louise Mountbatten (d. 1965).
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His oldest brother, Prince Gustaf Adolf, died in a plane crash in 1947 and his second-oldest brother, Sigvard Oscar Fredrik Bernadotte, had married a commoner, removing him from the line of succession notes (http://www.dailymail.co.uk/news/article-2291442/Swedens-Welsh-born-secret-Princess-Lilian-dies-Stockholm-97.html) Daily Mail .
Prince Gustaf Adolf had an infant son, Prince Carl Gustaf, who would later become Carl XVI Gustaf, King of Sweden.
Liverpool's International Nordic Community is planning an open day at the Gustaf Adolf church, which is threatened with closure.