Tyra of Denmark
Tyra was born to King Harald I of Denmark and Queen Gyrid, 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