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Olaus Laurentii (d. 25 June 1438) was a Swedish ecclesiastic and archbishop of Uppsala. June 25 is the 176th day of the year (177th in leap years) in the Gregorian Calendar, with 189 days remaining. ... Events Pachacuti who would later create Tahuantinsuyu, or Inca Empire became the ruler of Cuzco January 1 - Albert II of Habsburg becomes King of Hungary March 18 - Albert II of Habsburg becomes King of Germany Eric of Pomerania, King of Sweden, Denmark and Norway looses direct control of Sweden. ... Uppsala Cathedral seen from the other side of the river. ...


Olaus Laurentii (who is known under the Latin form of his Swedish name Olof Larsson) came from Uplandia and studied at the universities of Prague, Leipzig and Paris. He was elected Dean of Uppsala Cathedral in 1417 and archbishop in 1432 (ordained in Rome 18 May 1432) Latin is the language originally spoken in the region around Rome called Latium. ... Uplandia, or Uppland, is a historical Province or Landskap on the eastern coast of Sweden. ... The Charles University of Prague (also simply University of Prague; Czech: Univerzita Karlova; Latin: Universitas Carolina) is the oldest and most prestigious Czech university and among the oldest universities in Europe, being founded in 1340s (for the exact year, see below). ... The University of Leipzig (Universität Leipzig), located in Leipzig in the Free State and former Kingdom of Saxony, is one of the oldest universities in Europe. ... The Sorbonne, Paris, in a 17th century engraving The historic University of Paris (French: Université de Paris) first appeared in the second half of the 12th century, but was in 1970 reorganized as 13 autonomous universities (University of Paris I–XIII). ... See also Archbishop of Uppsala Categories: Sweden geography stubs | Buildings and structures stubs | Swedish churches | Cathedrals | Uppsala ...


In the conflict between king Eric of Pomerania, the ruler of the Kalmar Union countries, and the archbishop Johannes Gerechini in 1419, Olaus acted on behalf of the king and as a diplomatic envoy to Rome in the negotiations to get Johannes Gerechini deposed and the Vadstena monk Johannes Haquini elected and ordained (1422) as new archbishop. When he died in 1432, the chapter elected Olaus new archbishop. Olaus had spent long periods in the previous years in Rome and was in good standing with the pope, but the king preferred bishop Arnold of Bergen. After Arnold died, he was replaced by Torlav of Bergen. Olaus had been ordained by the pope already in 1432, but was accepted by the king only in 1435, during the rebellion of Engelbrekt Engelbrektsson. In 1436, Olaus and the Privy Council of Sweden, over which he presided, turned their back on the king and joined the rebellion. Eric of Pomerania Eric of Pomerania, Erik af Pommern, Erik VII (Danish title), Erik av Pommern (Eirik III) (Norwegian title) or Erik av Pommern (Eric XIII) (Swedish title), was adopted by Margaret I of Denmark and became the hereditary king of Norway (1389 – 1442), elected king of Denmark (1412 – 1439... The Kalmar Union (Danish/Norwegian/Swedish: Kalmarunionen) was a series of personal unions (1397–1520) that united the three kingdoms of Denmark, Norway and Sweden under a single monarch. ... Arnold of Bergen (Arend in Norweigan), dead 1434, was bishop of Bergen, Norway, and a not ordained and shortlived Archbishop of Uppsala, Sweden. ... Engelbrekt Engelbrektsson (appr. ... The Swedish Senate: Riksrådet, from 1809 Statsrådet, from 1975 Regeringen was and is the principal government institution of Sweden The Swedish Senate, Senatus Regni Sueciae, originated as a council of Regional Magnates acting as advisers to the Monarch of the combined Realms of the Swedes (from 996, approximately). ...


Olaus Laurentii is said to have died from poisoning by almond milk, and according to a later source the regent (later king) Karl Knutsson (Bonde) was responsible. Almond milk is a milky drink made from ground almonds. ... Charles VII Sverkersson or Karl Eriksson in Swedish was king of Sweden and Earl of Götaland from circa 1161 to 1167, when he was assassinated. ...


In 1435, Olaus consecrated the new Uppsala Cathedral which had been under construction for two centuries. See also Archbishop of Uppsala Categories: Sweden geography stubs | Buildings and structures stubs | Swedish churches | Cathedrals | Uppsala ...


References

  • Beata Losman, "Olaus Laurentii", Svenskt biografiskt lexikon, vol. 28, pp. 134-136.

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Olaus Laurentii (806 words)
Olaus Laurentii (1543-1607) was the vicar in Gagnef, the province of Dalarnas län, from about 1572 until his death, and may be considered the most known of the early inhabitants of the parish.
He is known by most genealogists focused on this parish, as the ancestor of many, still existing, family branches in Gagnef.
Olaus was married 1) to "unknown", 2) to marsgareta Nilsdotter, who 1598 was found not guilty from the accusation of having "performed conjuring tricks to get Olaus" and who 1606 is more the 60 years old.
Olaus Laurentii - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia (251 words)
Olaus Laurentii (who is known under the Latin form of his Swedish name Olof Larsson) came from Uplandia and studied at the universities of Prague, Leipzig and Paris.
Olaus had spent long periods in the previous years in Rome and was in good standing with the pope, but the king preferred bishop Arnold of Bergen.
Olaus Laurentii is said to have died from poisoning by almond milk, and according to a later source the regent (later king) Karl Knutsson (Bonde) was responsible.
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