Queen Margrethe’s youngest granddaughter has reached double-digits as Princess Athena celebrates her 10th Birthday on Monday, 24 January 2022.

Photo: © HRH Princess Marie

The Royal Court has released four photos of the birthday girl, taken by her mother, Princess Marie, at their home in Paris, France, where her father Prince Joachim is employed as the defence attaché at the Danish Embassy.

Photo: © HRH Princess Marie

Her Highness Athena Marguerite Françoise Marie, the youngest child and only daughter of Prince Joachim and Princess Marie, was born at 8.27 am on 24 January 2012 at Rigshospitalet (Copenhagen University Hospital) in Copenhagen.

The little princess was 49 cm (about 19 inches) in length and weighed in at 2.930 kg (about 6 pounds 7 ounces).

Photo: © HRH Princess Marie

She has two older brothers, Nikolai and Felix from her father’s first marriage, and an older brother Henrik from his second.

Princess Athena is currently tenth in the line of succession to the throne.

Photo: © HRH Princess Marie

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