|Reign||October 29 1950-September 15, 1973|
|Coronation||No coronation ceremony|
|Royal motto||"Plikten framför allt" ("Duty above all")|
|Consorts||Margaret of Great Britain (1905-1920)
Louise Mountbatten (1923-)
|Predecessor||Gustav V of Sweden|
|Successor||Carl XVI Gustaf of Sweden|
|Date of Birth||November 11, 1882|
|Place of Birth||-|
|Date of Death||September 15, 1973|
|Place of Death||-|
|Place of Burial||Stockholm|
He married, secondly, Lady Louise Mountbatten, on November 3, 1923, however the marriage did not result in any children. He was succeeded on the throne by his grandson Carl XVI Gustav of Sweden, son of Prince Gustav Adolf, Duke of Westrobothnia.
Gustav was also a devoted amateur archaeologist.
|List of Swedish monarchs||Succeeded by:|
Carl XVI Gustav