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Gustav IV Adolf
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King Gustaf IV Adolf. Painting by Per Krafft the Younger
King of Sweden
Reign 29 March 1792 – 29 March 1809
Coronation 3 April 1800
Predecessor Gustav III
Successor Charles XIII
Born ( 1 November 1778-Expression error: Unrecognized punctuation character "{".-{{{day}}})Expression error: Unrecognized punctuation character "{"., Expression error: Unrecognized word "november".Expression error: Unrecognized word "november".
Stockholm Palace, Sweden
Died

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(aged 58)
St. Gallen, Swiss Confederacy
Burial Riddarholmen Church, Stockholm
Spouse Frederica of Baden
Issue Gustav, Prince of Vasa
Sophie, Grand Duchess of Baden
Cecilia, Grand Duchess of Oldenburg
Princess Amalia
House House of Holstein-Gottorp i.e. House of Oldenburg
Father Gustav III of Sweden
Mother Sophia Magdalena of Denmark
Religion Lutheran
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Gustav IV Adolf or Gustav IV Adolph, born 1 November 1778, dead 7 February 1837 was a Swedish monarch. He was the King of Sweden from 1792 until he abdicated in 1809.

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