Margrethe II of Denmark is a member of the Danish Royal Family best known for being the Queen of Denmark. She ascended to the throne after succeeding her father Crown Prince Frederick (King Frederick IX) upon his death in 1972.
She was the first child born to Queen Ingrid and King Frederick IX. She has two sisters Princess Benedikte and Princess Anne Marie. She married Henri de Laborde de Monpezat in 1967. The marriage produced two children: Crown Prince Frederik and Prince Joachim.
Upon becoming Queen in 1972, she became the first female Danish monarch since Margaret I ruled Denmark, Norway and Sweden from 1375 to 1412.
Margrethe II of Denmark
is a famous Queen of Denmark,
who was born on
April 16, 1940. As a person born on this date, Margrethe II of Denmark is listed in our database as the 19th
most popular celebrity for the day (April 16) and the 40th most popular for the year (1940).
People born on April 16
fall under the Zodiac sign of Aries, the Ram.
Margrethe II of Denmark is the 493rd most popular Aries.
In general, Margrethe II of Denmark ranks as the 5931st
most popular famous person of all time.
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