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Tycho BraheFeb 11, 1575

NapoleonSep 2, 1807

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Denmark - Historical Events
Date Event
1016-11-30

Cnut the Great (or Canute), King of Denmark, claims the English throne after the death of Edmund 'Ironside'.

1157-10-23

The Battle of Grathe Heath ends the civil war in Denmark. King Sweyn III is killed and Valdemar I restores the country.

1219-06-15

King Valdemar brought victory for Denmark

1219-06-15

Dannebrog - oldest national flag in the world - and flag of Denmark. According to legend, fell from the sky during the Battle of Lyndanisse (now Tallinn) in Estonia, and turned the Danes' luck.

1340-04-01

Niels Ebbesen kills Gerhard III of Holstein in his bedroom, ending the 1332-1340 interregnum in Denmark.

1397-06-17

Union of Kalmar established between Denmark, Sweden & Norway

1397-06-30

Denmark, Norway & Sweden sign Union of Kalmar under Queen Margaretha

1440-04-09

Christopher of Bavaria is appointed King of Denmark.

1448-09-28

Christian I is crowned king of Denmark.

1520-01-18

Christian II of Denmark & Norway defeats Swedes at Lake Asunde

1520-11-09

Height of the Stockholm Bloodbath - King Christian II of Denmark, Norway and Sweden executes Swedish nobles

1523-01-20

Christian II is forced to abdicate as King of Denmark and Norway.

1534-07-04

Christian III is elected King of Denmark and Norway in the town of Rye.

1544-05-23

Holy Roman Emperor Charles V recognizes king Christian III of Denmark

1564-05-31

Battle on Gotland: Lubeck & Denmark beat Sweden

1570-12-13

Sweden/Denmark signs Peace of Stettin

1575-02-11

King Frederick of Denmark offers island of Hveen to Tycho Brahe

1582-12-15

Spanish Netherlands/Denmark/Norway adopt Gregorian calendar

1588-04-04

Christian IV succeeds Frederik II as king of Denmark

1590-05-17

Anne of Denmark is crowned Queen of Scotland.

1613-01-20

Peace of Knarodends War of Kalmar between Denmark & Sweden

1628-04-29

Sweden & Denmark sign defense treaty against Duke of Wallenstein

1634-10-11

the Burchardi flood — "the second Grote Mandrenke" killed around 15,000 men in North Friesland, Denmark and Germany.

1645-08-13

Sweden & Denmark sign Peace of Brömsebro

1654-09-25

England & Denmark sign trade agreement

1658-03-08

Peace of Roskilde between Sweden & Denmark

1660-05-27

Denmark & Sweden sign ceasefire

1660-06-06

Denmark & Sweden sign peace treaty

1660-10-13

Denmark king Frederik III makes coup

1666-10-25

Brandenburg/Brunswick/Denmark/Neth form anti-French Quadruple Alliance

1673-07-11

Netherlands & Denmark sign defense treaty

1676-12-04

Battle of Lund: A Danish army under the command of King Christian V of Denmark engages the Swedish army commanded by Field Marshal Simon Grundel-Helmfelt.

1699-11-22

Treaty of Preobrasjensku Denmark/Russia/Saksen/Poland divide Sweden

1700-02-12

The Great Northern War begins in Northern Europe between Denmark—Norway, Saxony and Russia and the Swedish Empire.

1700-02-19

Last day of Julian calendar in Denmark

1700-08-08

Denmark & Sweden sign peace treaty

1700-08-18

Swedish, English & Dutch army lands on Seeland, Denmark

1720-06-09

Sweden & Denmark signs 3rd Treaty of Stockholm

1720-07-03

Sweden & Denmark sign peace treaty

1727-04-06

Denmark signs Covenant of Hannover

1730-10-12

Christian VI succeeds Frederik IV as king of Denmark

1780-07-09

Denmark declares neutrality

1792-05-16

Denmark abolishes slave trade

1794-03-27

Denmark and Sweden form a neutrality compact.

1807-09-02

The Royal Navy bombards Copenhagen with fire bombs and phosphorus rockets to prevent Denmark from surrendering its fleet to Napoleon.

1814-01-14

King of Denmark cedes Norway to King of Sweden by treaty of Kiel

1814-05-17

Denmark cedes Norway to Sweden (National Day)

1822-05-30

House slave betrays Denmark Vesey conspiracy (37 blacks hanged)

1822-06-16

Denmark Vessy leads slave rebellion in South Carolina

1822-06-18

Slave revolt leaders Denmark Vesey & Peter Poyas arrested in SC

1822-07-14

Slave revolt in South Carolina under Denmark Vesey/Peter Poyas

1844-11-23

Independence of the Duke of Schleswig-Holstein from Denmark.

1849-06-05

Danish National Day-Denmark becomes a constitutional monarchy

1864-05-09

Ship battle at Helgoland, Austria-Denmark

1894-01-01

Denmark adopts Mid-European time

1901-01-24

Denmark and the US sign a treaty under which Denmark will sell the Danish West Indies to the USA for $5 million, but the sale will be postponed until 1917

1902-04-18

Denmark is 1st country to adopt fingerprinting to identify criminals

1905-11-18

Prince Carl of Denmark becomes King Haakon VII of Norway

1908-04-23

Denmark, Germany, Britain, France, Netherlands & Sweden sign North Sea accord

1909-03-18

Einar Dessau of Denmark makes 1st ham broadcast

1911-03-08

International Women's Day is launched in Copenhagen, Denmark, by Clara Zetkin, leader of the Women's Office for the Social Democratic Party in Germany.

1912-12-21

Denmark, Norway & Sweden declare neutrality in Comende war

1915-06-05

Denmark amends its constitution to allow women's suffrage.

1916-08-04

Denmark cedes Danish West Indies, including the Virgin Islands, to the US for $25 million

1917-01-17

US pays Denmark $25 million for Virgin Islands (or 3/21)

1920-03-08

Denmark & Cuba join the League of Nations

1922-04-18

Netherlands soccer team defeats Denmark 2-0

1924-07-10

Denmark takes Greenland as Norway ends claim

1926-03-12

Denmark begins unilateral disarmament

1926-07-10

Lake Denmark, NJ arsenal explodes, kills 21, $75m damage

1929-04-24

Thorvald Stauning becomes premier of Denmark

1931-06-08

Duke of Kent wed Princess Marina of Greece and Denmark

1938-02-19

Soviet arctic ice research station North Pole 1 evacuated, Denmark

1940-04-09

Germany invades Norway & Denmark during WW II (Denmark surrenders)

1943-08-28

Denmark declares a universal strike against Nazi occupiers

1943-10-01

Germans attack Jews in Denmark

1944-05-24

Icelandic voters severe all ties with Denmark

1944-06-17

Iceland declares independence from Denmark

1945-05-04

German troops in Netherlands, Denmark & Norway surrender

1945-05-05

Netherlands & Denmark liberated from Nazi control

1947-04-10

King Frederik IX of Denmark crowned

1947-04-20

Frederik IX becomes king of Denmark

1948-04-01

Faroe Islands receive autonomy from Denmark.

1948-10-01

Radio Denmark begins transmitting

1949-02-12

Team Canada beats Denmark 47-0 in hockey

1949-10-20

Eugenie Anderson becomes 1st woman US ambassador (to Denmark)

1951-10-01

1st treaty signed by woman ambassador-Eugenie Anderson (US ambassador to Denmark)

1953-06-05

Denmark adopts a new constitution

1955-02-01

HC Hansen appointed premier of Denmark

1961-07-04

Walt Disney is one of the two main speakers on the Independence Day in The Rebuild Hills at Skørping in Denmark

1964-06-04

Beatles "World Tour" begins in Copenhagen Denmark

1964-09-25

Jens Otto Krag forms minority government in Denmark

1967-05-11

Great Britain, Ireland & Denmark apply for EG membership

1970-07-15

Denmark beats Italy 2-0 in 1st world female soccer championship

1971-04-27

Curt Flood resigns Senators after 13 games & departs for Denmark

1973-01-01

Britain, Ireland & Denmark become 7th-9th members of Common Market

1973-09-01

74-year-old Hafnia Hotel burns, killing 35 (Copenhagen, Denmark)

1982-09-03

Jorgensen government in Denmark resigns

1991-08-25

Norway & Denmark recognize independence of former USSR Baltic republics

1992-06-26

Denmark upsets German 2-0, to win European Soccer championship

1994-04-22

In Denmark the largest lollipop, weighing 3,011 pounds, made

1994-09-22

Rasmussen government in Denmark, resigns

2000-07-01

The Oresund Bridge, connecting Sweden and Denmark, opens for traffic.

2007-03-01

"Squatters" are evicted from Ungdomshuset in Copenhagen, Denmark, provoking the March 2007 Denmark Riots.

2008-07-01

Denmark is the first European economy to confirm it is in recession since the global credit crunch began; its GDP shrinks 0.6% in the first quarter after a 0.2% contraction in the fourth quarter of 2007

2009-09-05

Denmark celebrates the first national flagday, in memory of the fallen Danes in international operations since 1948.

2013-01-27

Spain defeats Denmark to win the 2013 World Men's Handball Championship

2014-09-04

Aracheological remains of a Viking fortress from the 900s CE, the Vallø Borgring, is discovered in Denmark

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Denmark - Notable Birthdays

Tycho BraheDec 14, 1546

OerstedAug 14, 1777

Hans Christian AndersenApr 2, 1805

August KroghNov 15, 1874

Niels BohrOct 7, 1885

Denmark - Birthdays
Date Event
1131-01-14

King Valdemar I of Denmark (d. 1182)

1394-06-04

Philippa of England, queen of Denmark, Norway and Sweden (d. 1430)

1455-02-02

King John of Denmark (d. 1513)

1456-06-23

Margaret of Denmark, wife of James III of Scotland (d. 1486)

1461-12-25

Christina of Saxony, queen of Denmark and Norway (d. 1521)

1471-09-07

Frederik I, king of Denmark/Norway (1523-33)

1481-07-01

Christian II of Denmark, Sweden and Norway (d. 1559)

1487-08-27

Anna of Brandenburg, queen of Denmark (d. 1514)

1494-02-20

Johan Friis, chancellor (Denmark, helped formed Lutheranism)

1501-07-18

Isabella of Burgundy, wife of Christian II of Denmark (d. 1526)

1503-08-12

Christian III, king of Denmark/Norway (1534-59)

1511-07-09

Dorothea of Saxe-Lauenburg, Queen of Denmark and Norway (d. 1571)

1534-07-01

Frederick II, King of Denmark and Norway (1559-88)

1546-12-14

Tycho Brahe, Knudstrup Denmark, astronomer (Golden nose), (d. 1601)

1557-09-04

Sofie of Mecklenburg-Schwerin, queen of Denmark and Norway (d. 1631)

1574-12-12

Anne of Denmark, daughter of Danish King Frederik II and Queen Consort of James I of England (d. 1619)

1575-06-26

Anne Catherine of Brandenburg, queen of Denmark and Norway (d. 1612)

1577-04-12

Christian IV of Denmark (d. 1648)

1587-01-08

Johannes Fabricius, Denmark, astronomer (discovered sunspots)

1609-03-18

Frederick III, King of Denmark & Norway (1648-70); absolutist

1628-03-24

Sophie Amalie of Brunswick-Lüneburg, queen of Denmark and Norway (d. 1685)

1646-04-15

King Christian V of Denmark (d. 1699)

1650-04-27

Charlotte Amalie of Hesse-Kassel (or Hesse-Cassel), queen of Denmark and Norway (d. 1714)

1653-04-02

Prince George of Denmark, prince consort of Anne of England (d. 1708)

1667-08-28

Louise of Mecklenburg-Güstrow, queen of Denmark and Norway (d. 1721)

1671-10-11

Frederik IV, king of Denmark/Norway (1699-1730)

1693-04-16

Anne Sophie Reventlow, queen of Denmark and Norway (d. 1743)

1699-11-30

Christian VI, king of Denmark/Norway

1700-11-28

Sophia Magdalen of Brandenburg-Kulmbach, queen of Denmark and Norway (d. 1770)

1723-03-31

Frederik V, King of Denmark/Norway (1746-66)

1743-07-03

Sophia Magdalena of Denmark, queen consort of Sweden (d. 1813)

1749-01-29

King Christian VII of Denmark (d. 1808)

1751-07-11

Caroline Matilda of Wales, queen consort of Denmark and Norway (d. 1775)

1758-08-24

Sophia Frederica of Mecklenburg-Schwerin, queen of Denmark and Norway (d. 1794)

1767-10-28

Marie Sophie of Hesse-Kassel (or Hesse-Cassel), queen of Denmark and Norway (d. 1852)

1770-11-19

Albert Bertel Thorvaldsen, Copenhagen Denmark, sculptor (Dying Lion)

1777-08-14

Hans Christian Oersted, Rudkøbing, Denmark, physicist/chemist (View of Chemical Law), (d. 1951)

1787-12-22

Rasmus Rask, Denmark, language scholar

1805-04-02

Hans Christian Andersen, Denmark, author of 150 fairy tales

1808-10-06

Frederik VII, 1st constitutional king of Denmark (1848-63)

1812-12-22

Johanne Luise Heiberg, Copenhagen Denmark, actress (Romeo & Juliet)

1817-09-07

Louise of Hesse-Kassel (or Hesse-Cassel), queen of Denmark (d. 1898)

1818-04-08

Christaan IX, king of Denmark (1863-1906)

1821-03-14

Jens Worsaae, Denmark, archaeologist

1837-04-21

Fredrik Bajer, Denmark, politican/feminist/pacifist (Nobel 1908)

1839-06-10

Ludvig Holstein-Ledreborg, Council President of Denmark (d. 1912)

1843-06-03

Frederik VIII, King of Denmark (1906-12)

1847-11-26

Maria Fyodorovna, Princess of Denmark and Empress of Russia (d. 1928)

1849-05-03

Jacob Riis, Denmark, reporter (NY Tribune, NY Evening Sun)

1851-10-31

Lovisa of Sweden, queen of Denmark (d. 1926)

1853-09-29

Princess Thyra, daughter of Christian IX of Denmark (d. 1933)

1857-06-02

Karl Adolph Gjellerup, Denmark, poet (Poutnici Svetem, Nobel 1917)

1857-07-24

Henrik Pontoppidan, Denmark, writer (Promised Country, Nobel 1917)

1860-12-15

Niels Ryberg Finsen, Denmark, physician/phototherapist (Nobel 1903)

1865-05-21

C J Thomsen, Denmark, archaeologist, named Stone/Iron/Bronze Ages

1865-06-09

Carl Nielsen, Norre-Lyndelse Denmark, composer (Det Uuslukkelige)

1867-08-01

William Orlamond, Denmark, actor (Flesh & Devil, Wind)

1870-08-07

Jozef Brems, Flemish apostole (vicar of Denmark)

1870-09-26

Christian X, king of Denmark (1912-47)

1870-12-18

Andres Randolf, Denmark, actor (The Kiss)

1872-08-03

Haakon VII, Charlottenlund Denmark, King of Norway (1905-57)

1873-01-20

Johannes V Jensen, Denmark, novelist/poet (Energy Storage, Nobel 1944)

1873-10-08

Ejnar Hertzsprung, Denmark, astronomer (Hertzsprung-Russell diagram)

1873-10-26

Thorvald Stauning, Denmark, PM (1924-26, 1929-42)

1874-11-15

August Krogh [Schack], Denmark, zoophysiologist (arterioles and capillaries, Nobel-1920), (d. 1949)

1879-09-28

Benjamin Christensen, Viborg Denmark, actor (Barnet, Mockery)

1881-09-11

Asta Nielsen, Copenhagen Denmark, actress (Joyless Street)

1884-12-01

Torben Myer, Copenhagen Denmark, actor (Girl Who Came Back)

1885-10-02

Ruth Bryan Rohde, US, (Rep), minister to Denmark

1885-10-07

Niels Bohr, Denmark, physicist, expanded quantum physics (Nobel 1922)

1886-07-12

Jean Hersholt, Copenhagen Denmark, actor (Men in White, Aryan)

1886-10-12

Karl Dane, Copenhagen Denmark, actor (Son of the Sheik)

1890-03-20

Lauritz Melchior, Copenhagen Denmark, baritone tenor (Natl Symphony)

1893-11-08

King Prajadhipok, Their Majesties the King and Queen of Siam Visiting the Famous Carlsberg Breweries at Copenhagen (Denmark)

1893-12-24

Carl Brisson, Copenhagen Denmark, actor (Murder at the Vanities)

1894-05-05

Kit Guard, Denmark, actor (El Diablo Rides, Kid Courageous)

1896-05-02

Helen of Greece and Denmark, queen of Romania (d. 1982)

1899-03-11

Frederick IX, [Christian FFMKWG], King of Denmark (1947-72)

1903-04-21

Hans Hedtoft, premier Denmark (1947..55)

1906-11-30

Marina, princess of Greece/Denmark/husband of English prince George

1909-01-03

Victor Borge, [Borge Rosenbaum], Copenhagen Denmark, pianist/comedian

1910-03-28

Ingrid, Queen Mother of Denmark

1913-05-04

Lady Katherine Brandram, née Princess of Greece and Denmark (d. 2007)

1913-07-13

Mærsk Mc-Kinney Møller, Hellerup Denmark, Danish shipping magnate, (d. 2012)

1914-09-15

Jens Otto Krag, premier of Denmark (1962-68, 71-72)

1916-01-13

Osa Massen, Copenhagen Denmark, actress (Jack London, Rocketship XM)

1920-12-10

Ragnhild Hveger, Denmark, 200m swimmer (Olympic-silver-1936)

1920-12-19

Ragnild Hveger, Denmark, 400m swimmer (Olympic-silver-1936) [NS]

1921-03-14

Lis Hartel, Denmark, equestrian dressage (Olympic-silver-1952, 56)

1921-03-25

Alexandra of Greece and Denmark, Queen of Yugoslavia (d. 1993)

1921-03-25

Princess Alexandra of Greece and Denmark,

1922-01-03

Morten Nielsen, Denmark, poet/resistance fighter

1922-07-13

Anchor Jorgenson, premier of Denmark (1972-82)

1923-05-23

Alicia de Larrocha, Copenhagen Denmark, pianist (Orquesta Sinfonica)

1926-12-30

Stanley Tracey, Denmark Hill, London, jazz composer, (d. 2013)

1927-05-01

Greta Andersen, Denmark, 100m freestyle swimmer (Olympic-gold-1948)

1928-02-10

Hans Nielsen, Denmark, lightweight boxer (Olympic-gold-1924)

1928-10-03

Erik Bruhn, Copenhagen Denmark, dancer (Natl Ballet of Canada)

1929-05-18

Kai Winding, Denmark, American Jazz composer, (d. 1983)

1932-07-15

Nina Van Pallandt, Copenhagen Denmark, actress (American Gigolo)

1934-02-24

Flemming Nielsen, Denmark, soccer player (Olympic-silver-1960)

1934-03-19

Borge Andersen, Denmark, Danish Chess Champion (1967, 68)

1934-05-31

Bent Peter Rasch, Denmark, canoe (Olympic-gold-1952)

1934-06-11

Henrik, Prince Consort of Denmark

1935-10-30

Christoffer Bro, Denmark Closed Down

1939-01-07

Prince Michael of Greece and Denmark

1939-11-15

Erik Hansen, Denmark, 1K kayak (Olympic-gold-1960)

1940-04-16

Margrethe II, Queen of Denmark (1972- )

1940-09-22

Anna Karina, Copenhagen Denmark, actress (Alphaville)

1941-10-26

Harald Nielsen, Denmark, soccer player (Olympic-silver-1960)

1943-09-28

Susanne Jagd, Denmark, actress (Between the Sheets, Tinderbox)

1944-06-02

Poul Jensen, Denmark, yachting (Olympic-gold-1976, 80)

1944-09-29

Torben Jensen, Denmark, actor (Taxa, Hayfever, Watch Me Fly, Guldregn)

1946-02-17

Valdemar Bandolowski, Denmark, yachting (Olympic-gold-1976, 80)

1946-03-24

Lee Oskar, Denmark, rock harmonicist (War-Why Can't We Be Friends)

1947-02-11

Dan Tschernia, Denmark Closed Down

1953-01-26

Anders Fogh Rasmussen, Prime Minister of Denmark

1956-06-14

King Diamond [Kim Petersen], Copenhagen, Denmark, heavy metal musician (Merciful Fate, King Diamond)

1958-01-29

Ole Mortensen, cricketer (pace bowler for Derbyshire & Denmark)

1961-01-14

Mike Tramp (Trempenau), Denmark, Copenhagen Denmark, heavy metal rocker (White Lion-Mane Attraction)

1961-11-17

Merete Van Kemp, Denmark, actress (Grace-Dallas, Princess Daisy)

1962-09-28

Thomas Mork, Denmark, actor (Krystalbarnet, Bryggeren)

1963-07-15

Brigitte Nielsen, Eisinore Denmark, actress (Red Sonja, Rocky IV)

1964-12-01

Soren Henriksen, Denmark cricket all-rounder (86-94 ICC, Lancs 85-86)

1965-07-10

Princess Alexia of Greece and Denmark

1965-9-23

Morten Lindberg, Frank of Denmark

1966-01-21

Katrine Michaelsen, Gentokte Denmark, Miss Denmark (1984)

1966-03-13

Tine Scheuer-Larsen, Denmark, tennis star

1967-05-29

Karina Orum, Denmark, golfer (Scandinavian champion 1989)

1968-02-06

Malika Mahfoud, Copenhagen Denmark, golfer (Gippsland Ladies Amateur)

1968-05-26

Frederik, Heir Apparent Crown Prince of Denmark

1968-11-02

Helle Michaelsen, Alborg Denmark, playmate (Aug, 1988)

1968-12-25

Helena Christensen, Copenhagen Denmark, model/actress (Inferno)

1972-02-05

Mary, Crown Princess of Denmark

1973-04-17

Kenneth Carlsen, Denmark, tennis star

1975-01-21

Anette Oldenborg, Miss Universe-Denmark (1996)

1986-06-29

Stephen Denmark, There and Gone Again

1999-08-28

Prince Nikolai of Denmark

2002-07-22

Prince Felix of Denmark

2005-10-15

Prince Christian of Denmark

2007-04-21

Princess Isabella of Denmark

Denmark - Notable Weddings

Niels BohrAug 1, 1912

Denmark - Weddings
Date Event
1683-07-28

Anne Stuart marries prince Georges of Denmark

1863-03-10

Prince of Wales, Albert Edward (21) weds Princess Alexandra of Denmark (18) at Windsor Castle in St. George's chapel

1912-08-01

Physicist Niels Bohr (26) weds Margrethe Norlund at a civil ceremony in Slagelse, Denmark

1934-11-29

Prince George, Duke of Kent weds princess Marina of Greece and Denmark

2004-05-14

Crown Prince Frederik of Denmark (35), eldest son of Margrethe II of Denmark and heir apprent, marries Mary Elizabeth Donaldson (32), at Copenhagen Cathedral

Denmark - Deaths
Date Event
1014-02-03

Sweyn Forkbeard, Viking king of Denmark, Norway and England (1013-14), dies

1014-02-03

King Sweyn I of Denmark

1035-11-12

Cnut (Canute) "The Great", King of Denmark. England, Norway and parts of Sweden. Reigned 1016-1035.

1042-06-08

Harthacnut/Harthacanute, King of Denmark and England (b. 1018) Lambeth

1047-10-25

Magnus I Godhi, king of Norway/Denmark (1035-47), dies

1080-04-17

King Harald III of Denmark (b. 1041)

1086-07-10

Knut IV, the Saint, king of Denmark (1080-86), murdered

1103-07-10

Erik I Ejegod, the good hearted, King of Denmark (1095-1103), dies

1134-06-25

King Niels of Denmark

1137-09-18

Erik II Eimune, [Onvergetelijke], king of Denmark (1134-37), murdered

1250-08-09

King Eric IV of Denmark (b. 1216)

1250-08-10

Erik IV Plovpenning, king of Denmark, murdered

1252-06-29

King Abel of Denmark (b. 1218)

1259-05-28

Christoffel I, King of Denmark, dies

1259-05-29

King Christopher I of Denmark (b. 1219)

1286-08-22

Erik V Klipping, king of Denmark, murdered

1286-11-22

Eric V of Denmark, Danish King (b. 1249)

1319-11-13

Erik VI Menved, king of Denmark (1286-1319), dies

1375-10-24

King Valdemar IV of Denmark (bc. 1320)

1387-08-03

Olaf V Haakonsson, King of Denmark (1376-87)/Norway (1380-87), dies

1412-10-28

Margaret I of Denmark, wife of Haakon VI of Norway (b. 1353)

1448-01-06

Christopher III, king of Denmark/Norway/Sweden, dies

1481-05-21

Christian I, king of Denmark/Norway/Sweden, dies

1526-01-19

Isabella of Burgundy, wife of Christian II of Denmark (b. 1501)

1533-04-10

Frederik I, King of Denmark/Norway (1523-33), dies at 61

1559-01-01

Christian III, king of Denmark/Norway (1534-59), dies

1588-04-04

Frederik II, King of Denmark/Norway (1559-88), dies at 53

1619-03-02

Anne of Denmark, daughter of Danish king Frederik II, dies at 44

1648-02-21

Christian IV, king of Denmark/Norway, dies

1670-02-09

Frederik III, King of Denmark/Norway (1648-70), dies at 60

1670-02-19

King Frederick III of Denmark (b. 1609)

1699-08-25

King Christian V of Denmark (b. 1646)

1708-10-28

Prince George of Denmark, Consort of Queen Anne of England (b. 1653)

1730-10-12

Frederik IV, king of Denmark/Norway (1699-1730), dies

1746-08-06

Christian VI, king of Denmark/Norway, dies

1751-12-19

Louise of Great Britain, wife of Frederick V of Denmark (b. 1724)

1766-01-13

King Frederick V of Denmark (b. 1723)

1766-01-14

Frederik V, king of Denmark/Norway (1746-66), dies at 42

1772-04-28

Johann Friedrich Struensee, physician of Christian VII of Denmark (b. 1737)

1783-04-11

Nikita I Panin, Russian earl/ambassador in Denmark, dies at 64

1808-03-13

King Christian VII of Denmark (b. 1749)

1822-07-02

Denmark Vesey, & 5 aides hanged at Blake's Landing, Charleston, SC

1839-12-03

Frederik VI, king of Denmark (1808-39)/Norway (1803-14), dies at 71

1848-01-20

Christian VIII of Denmark (b. 1786)

1848-11-10

Christian VIII of Denmark, King of Denmark (b. 1786)

1863-11-15

Frederik VII, 1st constitutional king of Denmark (childless), dies

1906-01-29

Christaan IX, King of Denmark (1893-1906), dies

1912-05-14

Frederik VIII C W K, King of Denmark (1906-12), dies at 68

1933-02-26

Princess Thyra, daughter of Christian IX of Denmark (b. 1853)

1941-05-30

King Prajadhipok, Their Majesties the King and Queen of Siam Visiting the Famous Carlsberg Breweries at Copenhagen (Denmark)

1942-05-03

Thorvald Stauning, Prime Minister of Denmark (b. 1873)

1945-11-02

Princess Thyra, daughter of Frederick VIII of Denmark (b. 1880)

1947-04-20

Christian X, king of Denmark (1912-47), dies at 76

1955-01-29

Hans Hedtoft, premier of Denmark (1947.. 55), dies at 51

1958-04-05

Jozef Brems, Flemish apostole vicar of Denmark, dies at 87

1968-08-27

Marina, princess of Greece/Denmark/Dutchess of Kent, dies at 61

1972-01-14

Frederik IX, [Christiaan FFMKW], king of Denmark (1947-72), dies at 72

1982-11-28

Elena of Greece and Denmark,

1993-01-30

Princess Alexandra of Greece and Denmark,

2000-11-07

Queen Ingrid, Queen Dowager of Denmark (b. 1910)

2018-02-14

Prince Henrik, husband of Denmark's Queen Margrethe II, dies aged 83


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