Tyra of Denmark
Tyra was born to King Harald Bluetooth and Queen Gyrid Olafsdottir, Princess of Sweden. She was first married to the Swedish prince and throne claimant Styrbjörn Starke (Beorn the Feisty and Strong) and was as such a titular crown princess of Sweden. As a widow, she married a Polish prince. Second widowed, she married King Olav I of Norway. According to legend, Queen Tyra committed suicide by starvation after the news of her husband's death in 1000.
- Alf Henrikson: Dansk historia (Danish history) (1989) (Swedish)
- Sven Rosborn: När hände vad i Nordens historia (When did what happen in the historiy of the Nordic countries) (1997) (Swedish)
- Åke Ohlmarks: FornNordiskt Lexikon (Ancient Nordic dictionary) (1994) (Swedish)
Tyra of DenmarkBorn: Unknown Died: 1000
Gunnhild, Mother of Kings
|Queen Consort of Norway