Friday, May 22, 2015

Fact of the Day: King Carl

Sweden has had many Kings named Carl, though the first King to use the name was Carl VII. His six predecessors actually existed only in myth. 

10 comments:

  1. I never even knew any king had been named Carl.

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  2. Way to create a legacy in myth

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  3. That's strange! We use George, over here.

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  4. Golly, that sure sounds like a hit and myth way to keep track of your kings.
    BA DA BUM

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  5. A strange way to track the kings but....guess it worked for them.
    Must tell you that as much as I love Jimmy Buffett, I had to google PARROTHEAD to see what bloggers were talking about. Good grief...I am sooo out of it.

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  6. Was this a way to indicate he was descended from the gods?

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  7. and he is a very naughty king... has scandals with prostitutes...

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