Person:Dirk III, Count of Holland (1)

Dirk III van Holland
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Name[2][7] Dirk III van Holland
Alt Name[1] Dietrich III , Count Of West Friesland
Alt Name Thierry III , Count of the Netherlands
Alt Name Hierosolymita
Alt Name Diederik III , Count of Holland
Gender Male
Birth? c. 0981 Gent, Oost-Vlaanderen, Belgium
Alt Birth[7] abt 982
Title (nobility)[7] 993 Comes Frisonum, Friese Graaf van het latere Holland en West-Friesland
Marriage bef 1017 to Othelindis van Saksen
Alt Marriage BEF 1019 to Othelindis van Saksen
Alt Marriage ABT 1026 to Othelindis van Saksen
Death[7] 27 May 1039 Egmond-Binnen, Noord-Holland, Netherlands
Reference Number? Q471758?
Burial? Egmond Abbey, Bergen, Noord-Holland, Netherlands

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Dirk III (also called Diederik or Theodoric) was Count of Holland from 993 to May 27, 1039, until 1005 under regency of his mother. It is thought that Dirk III went on pilgrimage to the Holy Land around 1030, hence his nickname of Hierosolymita ('the Jerusalemite' in Latin).

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    Dirk III (circa 982 – 27 mei 1039), bijgenaamd Hierosolymita was een Friese graaf (comes Fresonum). Hij was van 993 tot 1039 graaf van het latere graafschap Holland. Hij was een zoon van graaf Arnulf.