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New photos released for Prince Henrik of Denmark's 10th birthday

On the occasion of his tenth birthday, the Royal Danish House has released two new photos in celebration of Prince Henrik’s birthday. Henrik is the son of Prince Joachim and Princess Marie of Denmark. The images were taken by his mother, Princess Marie and show the Prince lying in the grass at an unknown location. One photo shows the happy Prince with a pair of binoculars, showing his…
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Prince Henrik of Denmark's final wish fulfilled

The late Prince Henrik of Denmark’s final wish has been fulfilled. The Danish Royal House announced yesterday that his final wish that his ashes be spread in two different places had been completed. His Late Royal Highness wanted his ashes spread in the ocean in Danish waters and the private garden at Fredensborg Palace. His family attended both ceremonies when the ashes were spread in the…
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Crown Prince Frederik to act as regent while Queen Margrethe takes holiday death of Prince Henrik

Crown Prince Frederik will act as regent of Denmark while his mother, the recently-widowed Queen Margrethe, takes a two-week winter holiday beginning Monday, the Royal Household revealed. Prince Henrik, the Queen’s husband of 50 years, died on 13 February after a short illness. He’d been diagnosed with dementia last fall, and rushed back to Copenhagen in January from his annual trip to Egypt…
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Prince Henrik's funeral takes place in Copenhagen

His Royal Highness Prince Henrik’s funeral has taken place in Copenhagen this morning. It was streamed lived on Denmark’s DR television channel. In accordance with His Royal Highness’s wishes, it was a private funeral with just close friends and family.
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Margrethe and Henrik - a timeline of their love

Following the news that Prince Henrik of Denmark has died peacefully in his sleep, we want to take a look back at the timeline of his love with Queen Margrethe. This was a love that survived difficult times, but the strength of their relationship and love for one another was stronger than any controversy. The couple were able to spend 50 wonderful years together as husband and wife. Let’s…
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