Prince Joachim Celebrates 50th Birthday

Queen Margrethe II of Denmark is hosting a private dinner at Amalienborg to celebrate Prince Joachim's 50th birthday, with family and friends. Prince Joachim Holger Waldemar Christian was born at 4.30 am on 7 June 1969 at the Rigshospitalet in Copenhagen, weighing in at 3.520 kg (7 pounds and 12 ounces) and 52 cm (about…

Royal Birthday: Prince Henrik of Denmark

The Danish Royal Court has released two photos of Prince Henrik of Denmark to mark his 10th birthday on 4 May 2019. Prince Joachim and his second wife Princess Marie’s son Henrik Carl Joachim Alain was born in 2009 at Rigshospitalet in Copenhagen. His parents named Prince Henrik after his paternal grandfather. He has two…

Prince Joachim To Undertake Military Training In France

The Danish Royal Court has announced Prince Joachim will participate in France’s highest ranking military training course from September 2019 for one year. The French Minister of Defence has invited Prince Joachim to participate following a state visit to Denmark in 2018, focusing on strategic partnerships in trade, culture and defence. Prince Joachim is the…

Royal Birthday: Princess Athena of Denmark

Prince Joachim and Princess Marie share two delightful new photos to mark their daughter Princess Athena’s 7th birthday on Thursday, 24 January 2019. Princess Athena is rugged up against the winter chills in front of a log cabin in one photo and on the coast, holding during a holiday break with the family dog, in…

Queen Margrethe II of Denmark Celebrates 78th Birthday

Queen Margrethe II of Denmark appears on the balcony at Christian IX's Palace at 12.00 noon as part of her 78th birthday celebrations. A huge crowd waited with anticipation to see the Queen and the rest of the Danish Royal Family, except Crown Prince Frederik, after Changing of the Guard had taken place. A huge cheer…

Prince Henrik’s Final Journey To Copenhagen

Prince Henrik’s coffin began the 40-kilometre journey in a hearse from Fredensborg Palace south to Copenhagen so Danes can pay their last respects. The Danish Royal Family had declared a month of mourning after Prince Henrik died in his sleep on Tuesday, 13 February, at 11.18 pm at Fredensborg Palace where he wanted to spend…

Princess Athena of Denmark’s 6th Birthday

The youngest member of the Danish Royal Family celebrates her 6th birthday on 24 January 2018. The Danish Royal Court has released a new photo, taken by Keld Navntoft to mark this special milestone. Her Highness Princess Athena is currently tenth in the line of succession to the Danish throne. Athena Marguerite Françoise Marie, the youngest…

Prince Nikolai Celebrates 18th Birthday in Copenhagen

The Danish Royal Court has released new photos to celebrate Prince Nikolai 18th Birthday on Monday, 28 August 2017. Prince Nikolai is now able to drive unaccompanied without an adult over 30 and will be able to drive himself to Herlufsholm School at Næstved until he graduates next year. H.H. Prins Nikolai er her til…