Dirk VI, Count of Holland

Dirk VI (c. 1114  5 August 1157) was Count of Holland between 1121 and 1157, at first, during his minority, under the regency of his mother Petronilla. He was the son of Count Floris II. After his death he was succeeded by his eldest son Floris III. He married Sofie of Salm, Countess of Rheineck and Bentheim. She was heiress of Bentheim, which she ruled together with her husband and which was inherited by the couple's second son Otto after his parents' death.

Dirk VI
Count of Holland
Reign2 March 1121 –
5 August 1157
PredecessorFloris II
SuccessorFloris III
Bornc. 1114
Died(1157-08-05)August 5, 1157
Burial
SpouseSophia of Rheineck
Issue
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Floris III, Count of Holland
HouseHolland
FatherFloris II, Count of Holland
MotherPetronilla of Lorraine
ReligionRoman Catholicism