Count Henik celebrates his 14th Birthday on Thursday, 4 May 2023.
His parents, Prince Joachim and Princess Marie shared a new image of the birthday boy on the Danish Royal Family’s official social media accounts.
Count Henrik was born as a Prince of Denmark on 4 May 2009 at Rigshospitalet in Copenhagen and is part of the line of succession to the throne.
Since Prince Joachim moved his family to Paris in 2020, to take up a position as Military Attaché at the Royal Danish Embassy, Count Henrik now attends school in the French capital.
On Ascension Day, Thursday 18 May 2023, His Excellency Count Henrik will be confirmed in Frederikskirken – The Danish Church in Paris. The confirmation takes place at 11.00 by royal confessor bishop Henrik Wigh-Poulsen assisted by Frederikskirken’s priest Malene Bendtsen. Subsequently, the confirmand is celebrated privately by family and friends.
Prince Joachim and his family will move to Washington DC in September.