|Life||Hardecnud, Canute III (c. 1018/9 – 1042).|
King of Denmark (1035-1042).
King of England (1040-1042).
|Family||House of Denmark.|
Father is Cnut the Great.
Mother is Emma of Normandy.
Not married nor children.
|Events||Cnut the Great kills jarl Ulf and makes Harthacnut king of Denmark (1035).|
Loses Norway to Magnus I (1035).
Upon Harold Harefoot’s death, invited by the English to become king of England.