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Denmark's royals provide glimpse of Queen Ingrid's wedding heirloom

To mark what would have been the 85th wedding anniversary of King Frederik IX and Queen Ingrid, the Danish Royal House shared details about her family heirloom wedding crown on their social media channels. Queen Ingrid wore a myrtle wedding crown as part of her bridal look on her wedding day, 24 May 1935. The myrtle came from a bush in Great Britain that her mother, Crown Princess Margareta…
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Prince Nikolai of Denmark won't return to university this term

As coronavirus restrictions continue to change in Denmark, Prince Christian and Princess Isabella have gone back to school. However, their cousin, Prince Nikolai, won’t be able to resume his studies again before autumn. Danish media reported that the university education of Queen Margrethe’s eldest grandchild is on hold for the summer months because of the pandemic. Prince Nikolai…
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Denmark's Royal Run cancelled for 2020 due to coronavirus pandemic

Now a staple on the Danish Crown Prince Family’s calendar, the Royal Run has been postponed entirely for 2020 due to the ongoing coronavirus pandemic. In a statement on the Royal House website, Crown Prince Frederik said: “Royal Run has in a few years developed into a day of celebration, colors and above all a fantastic running community across the country. “Thousands of people…
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Royal Wedding Rewind: Crown Prince Frederik of Denmark and Mary Elizabeth Donaldson

Theirs sounds like a love affair out of a romantic comedy: at the Slip Inn pub in Sydney, Australia, a crown prince meets a sales executive during the Summer Olympics. He doesn’t reveal his identity straight away, and she has no idea of the secret he’s keeping. Then, he reveals the truth and they begin a relationship that three years later leads to the biggest royal wedding in Denmark in…
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