Margrethe II


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Margrethe II

 

Born Apr. 16, 1940, in Copenhagen. Queen of Denmark since January 1972. Member of the Glücksburg dynasty; daughter of King Frederick IX. Became crown princess in 1958.

Margrethe II studied state law, international law, economics, and archaeology at the University of Copenhagen, the University of Århus, Cambridge University, and the Sorbonne.

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They also sent condolence cables to Queen Margrethe II of Denmark.
Copenhagen [Denmark], Feb 14 ( ANI ): Prince Henrik, the husband of Queen Margrethe II of Denmark, passed away yesterday at 83, the press service of the Royal Danish House said in a statement on Wednesday.
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Amman, June 5 (Petra) -- His Majesty King Abdullah, on Sunday, sent a cable to Queen Margrethe II of Denmark, congratulating her on her country's national day.
He said he will inform on Saturday Queen Margrethe II of the decision, adding the new government will be ready to present its policies on Sunday.
Le president de la Republique, Abdelaziz Bouteflika, a adresse un message de felicitations a la reine du Danemark, Margrethe II, a l'occasion de la celebration de la fete nationale de son pays, dans lequel il lui a reaffirme son engagement a developper les relations de cooperation entre les deux pays.
The inspiration stems from a design by Queen Margrethe II for Arhus cathedral and shows the arms of Marstal, Arhus, Copenhagen, and Newcastle.
Yesterday marked the 75th birth anniversary of Her Majesty, Queen Margrethe II.
To Hollande's left was Queen Margrethe II of Denmark and to her left was Putin.
Kyrgyzstan Ambassador to Germany and Denmark Bolot Otunbaev presented his credentials to Queen Margrethe II of Denmark.
He sang Congratulations for the 70th birthday of Queen Margrethe II in Denmark and took part in the Diamond Jubilee concert outside Buckingham Palace last year to mark Queen Elizabeth II's 60-year reign.
Le prince Christian, 7 ans (ne le 15 octobre 2005), est 2e dans l'ordre de succession monarchique apres son pere, le prince heritier Frederik, fils aEne de la reine Margrethe II et du prince Henrik.