Denmark

Crown Prince Frederik undergoes surgery - cancels events

His Royal Highness Crown Prince Frederik of Denmark was hospitalised on Sunday at Rigshospitalet in Copenhagen. The Royal court has stated in a press release that the Crown Prince had to undergo surgery for spinal disc herniation and confirmed that the surgery was successful. The Crown Prince remains in hospital and is now undergoing a rehabilitation course. It is not known whether this was an…
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Princess Marie makes guest TV appearance on 'Aftenshowet' to talk food waste and World Food Summit

As Patron of the 2018 World Food Summit – which she officially opened on Thursday – Princess Marie was a guest on Aftenshowet, Denmark’s biggest evening show, on Monday evening to talk about the summit and the fight against food waste. Screenshot DR1/ Fair Use Princess Marie will make the opening speech at the summit, and when asked what essential messages she would talk about, she said…
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Denmark

Who is Prince Nikolai of Denmark?

Prince Nikolai William Alexander Frederik was born on 28 August 1999 at Rigshospitalet in Copenhagen to Prince Joachim and his first wife, Alexandra, Countess of Frederiksborg. Formally styled as His Highness Prince Nikolai of Denmark, Count of Monpezat, Nikolai is the eldest grandchild of Queen Margrethe II of Denmark and her late husband, Prince Henrik and is currently seventh in line to the…
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Denmark

Prince Joachim, Princess Marie and their children visit Tonder Festival

On Friday, Princess Marie, Prince Joachim and their children, Prince Henrik and Princess Athena visited Tonder Festival. The Tonder Festival is a well-known folk music festival in Europe. The festival was founded in 1975 and this year’s headliners included Lukas Graham, Tami Neilson, and The Mavericks. Princess Marie has been patron since 2009, and she has attended every year since then…
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