Gustavus I


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Gustavus I

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(Biography) called Gustavus Vasa. ?1496–1560, king of Sweden (1523–60). He was elected king after driving the Danes from Sweden (1520–23)
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Noun1.Gustavus I - king of Sweden who established Lutheranism as the state religion (1496-1560)
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Founded in 1862 by Swedish Lutheran immigrants, Gustavus is a private, four-year, liberal arts college affiliated with the Evangelical Lutheran Church in America.
Fully accredited and known for its strong science, writing, music, athletics, study-abroad, and service-learning programs, Gustavus is internationally recognized for its annual Nobel Conference.
Gustavus is proud of its extraordinary rate of retention from year to year, which averages 93 percent.