Famous Danish Empresses & Queens

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Alexandra of Denmark
(Former Queen Consort of the United Kingdom and British Dominions (1901 - 1910))
Alexandra of Denmark
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Birthdate: December 1, 1844
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Copenhagen, Denmark
Died: November 20, 1925
Alexandra of Denmark was the queen of the U.K. and the empress of India from 1901 to 1910, as the wife of King Edward VII. Her style of dressing inspired English fashion back then. She supported her son George V’s campaign against Germany, with the Allies, during World War I.
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Margrethe II of Denmark
(Queen of Denmark)
Margrethe II of Denmark
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Birthdate: April 16, 1940
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Copenhagen, Denmark
Margrethe II, the reigning queen of Denmark, ascended to the throne after the death of her father, King Frederick IX, becoming the first female monarch of her country since Margrethe I. At 13, she was named her father’s heir through a constitutional amendment allowing daughters to inherit the Danish throne.
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Anne of Denmark
(Queen Consort of England and Ireland (1603 - 1619))
Anne of Denmark
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Birthdate: December 12, 1574
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Skanderborg, Denmark
Died: March 2, 1619

Often described as a "dumb blonde," Anne of Denmark, who became the queen of Scotland, England, and Ireland, through her marriage to King James VI and I, was an art connoisseur known for attending extravagant masques. She probably also converted to Catholicism later, going against James’s anti-Catholic stance.

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Queen Anne-Marie of Greece
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Birthdate: August 30, 1946
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Amalienborg, Copenhagen, Denmark
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Ingrid of Sweden
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Birthdate: March 28, 1910
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: The Royal Palace, Stockholm, Sweden
Died: November 7, 2000
Margaret I of Denmark
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Birthdate: March 15, 1353
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Copenhagen, Denmark
Died: October 28, 1412
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Louise of Hesse-Kassel
(Queen Consort of Denmark from 1863 to 1898)
Louise of Hesse-Kassel
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Birthdate: September 7, 1817
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Kassel, Electorate of Hesse, German Confederation
Died: September 29, 1898

Louise of Hesse-Kassel was the Queen consort of Denmark from 1863 until her demise in 1898. Although she did not take an active part in state affairs, Louise's intelligence, psychological strength, and judgment were of prime importance as King Christian IX was dependent on these qualities of his wife. She also supported 26 different charitable organizations during her reign.

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Louise of Sweden
(Queen of Denmark)
Louise of Sweden
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Birthdate: October 31, 1851
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Stockholm Palace, Stockholm, Sweden
Died: March 20, 1926
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Philippa of England
(Queen of Denmark)
Philippa of England
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Birthdate: July 4, 1394
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Peterborough Castle, Cambridgeshire
Died: January 5, 1430
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Isabella of Austria
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Birthdate: July 18, 1501
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Brussels, Belgium
Died: January 19, 1526
Margaret of Denmark, Queen of Scotland
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Birthdate: June 23, 1456
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Denmark
Died: July 14, 1486
Alexandrine of Mecklenburg-Schwerin
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Birthdate: December 24, 1879
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Schwerin, Germany
Died: December 28, 1952
Princess Margaret of Denmark
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Birthdate: September 17, 1895
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Bernstorff Palace, Gentofte, Denmark
Died: September 18, 1992
Princess Alexandra of Sayn-Wittgenstein-Berleburg
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Birthdate: November 20, 1970
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Copenhagen, Denmark
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Juliana Maria of Brunswick-Wolfenbüttel
(Queen of Denmark and Norway between 1752 and 1766, second consort of king Frederick V of Denmark and Norway)
Juliana Maria of Brunswick-Wolfenbüttel
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Birthdate: September 4, 1729
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Wolfenbüttel, Germany
Died: October 10, 1796
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Estrid Svendsdatter
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Birthdate: 0990 AD
Birthplace: Roskilde, Denmark
Died: 1057 AD
Sophie of Mecklenburg-Güstrow
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Birthdate: September 4, 1557
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Wismar, Germany
Died: October 14, 1631
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Thyra
(Queen)
Thyra
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Birthdate: 0900 AD
Birthplace: Wessex, England
Dorothea of Brandenburg
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Birthdate: 1430 AD
Birthplace: Brandenburg, Germany
Died: November 10, 1495
Ingeborg of Denmark, Queen of France
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Birthdate: 1174 AD
Birthplace: Denmark
Died: July 29, 1237
Caroline Amalie of Augustenburg
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Birthdate: June 28, 1796
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Copenhagen, Denmark
Died: March 9, 1881
Marie of Hesse-Kassel
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Birthdate: October 28, 1767
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Hanau, Germany
Died: March 22, 1852
Charlotte Amalie of Hesse-Kassel
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Birthdate: April 27, 1650
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Kassel, Hesse, Germany
Died: March 27, 1714
Ulrika Eleonora of Denmark
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Birthdate: September 11, 1656
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Copenhagen, Denmark
Died: July 26, 1693
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Sophia of Minsk
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Birthdate: 1140 AD
Birthplace: Unknown
Died: May 5, 1198
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Ingeborg of Kiev
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Birthdate: 1100 AD
Birthplace: Kyiv city, Ukraine
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Helvig of Schleswig
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Birthdate: 1320 AD
Birthplace: Unknown
Died: 1374 AD
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Gertrude of Bavaria
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Birthdate: 1154 AD
Birthplace: Unknown
Died: June 1, 1197
Gunnhildr Sveinsdóttir
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Birthplace: Norway
Died: 1060 AD
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Jutta of Saxony
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Birthdate: 1223 AD
Birthplace: Unknown
Died: February 2, 1267
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Gyda of Sweden
(Princess)
Gyda of Sweden
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Birthplace: Swedish
Died: 1048 AD
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Malmfred of Kiev
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Birthdate: 1105 AD
Birthplace: Unknown
Died: 1137 AD
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Matilda of Holstein
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Birthdate: 1220 AD
Birthplace: County of Holstein
Died: 1288 AD
Richardis of Schwerin, Duchess of Schleswig
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Birthplace: Unknown
Died: 1384 AD