Famous People From Denmark
Frederik, Crown Prince of DenmarkFrederik, Crown Prince of Denmark
26 May 1968
Eldest Son of Queen of Denmark Margrethe II

Karen BlixenKaren Blixen
17 April 1885
Writer

Camilla DallerupCamilla Dallerup
06 April 1974
Ballroom Dancer

Ejner JohanssonEjner Johansson
07 March 1922
Art Historian

Bjarne StroustrupBjarne Stroustrup
30 December 1950
Computer scientist, Engineer, Scientist,
Anna KarinaAnna Karina
22 September 1940
Actress

Henrik, Prince Consort of DenmarkHenrik, Prince Consort of Denmark
11 June 1934
Poet, Writer, Visual artist, Pianist

Jean HersholtJean Hersholt
12 July 1886
Film actor, Actor, Linguist, Writer, Translator
Sven HasselSven Hassel
19 April 1917
Writer

Jussi Adler-OlsenJussi Adler-Olsen
02 August 1950
Writer
Saxo GrammaticusSaxo Grammaticus
1150 AD
historian, writer

Henrik PontoppidanHenrik Pontoppidan
24 July 1857
writer

Renée SimonsenRenée Simonsen
12 May 1965
Model, Writer

N. F. S. GrundtvigN. F. S. Grundtvig
08 September 1783
Author

Ludvig HolbergLudvig Holberg
03 December 1684
Writer
Asger JornAsger Jorn
03 March 1914
Painter, Sculptor, Writer

Peter HøegPeter Høeg
17 May 1957
Writer

Gøsta Esping-AndersenGøsta Esping-Andersen
24 November 1947
sociologist, political scientist, university

Else Holmelund MinarikElse Holmelund Minarik
13 September 1920
Author
Jens Peter JacobsenJens Peter Jacobsen
07 April 1847
Novelist

Adam OehlenschlägerAdam Oehlenschläger
14 November 1779
Poet
Karl Adolph GjellerupKarl Adolph Gjellerup
02 June 1857
Poet

Kaj MunkKaj Munk
13 January 1898
Playwright

Johannes V. JensenJohannes V. Jensen
20 January 1873
Author
Barthold Georg NiebuhrBarthold Georg Niebuhr
27 August 1776
Statesman

Aksel SandemoseAksel Sandemose
19 March 1899
Writer
Martin Andersen NexøMartin Andersen Nexø
26 June 1869
Danish author

Herman BangHerman Bang
20 April 1857
Journalist

Holger DrachmannHolger Drachmann
09 October 1846
Poet
William HeinesenWilliam Heinesen
15 January 1900
Poet

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Jeppe AakjærJeppe Aakjær
10 September 1866
Poet,novelist
Inger ChristensenInger Christensen
16 January 1935
Poet

Bernhard Severin IngemannBernhard Severin Ingemann
28 March 1789
Novelist

Steen Steensen BlicherSteen Steensen Blicher
11 October 1782
Author

Widad AkrawiWidad Akrawi
1969 AD
human rights activist
Thomas KingoThomas Kingo
15 December 1634
Poet
Klaus RifbjergKlaus Rifbjerg
15 December 1931
Writer

Hans Adolph BrorsonHans Adolph Brorson
20 June 1694
Bishop

Poul Martin MøllerPoul Martin Møller
21 March 1794
Writer

Ejnar MikkelsenEjnar Mikkelsen
23 December 1880
Explorer
Halfdan RasmussenHalfdan Rasmussen
29 January 1915
Poet

Johannes JørgensenJohannes Jørgensen
06 November 1866
Writer

Gustav WiedGustav Wied
06 March 1858
Writer

Henrik HertzHenrik Hertz
25 August 1797
Poet

Johannes EwaldJohannes Ewald
18 November 1743
Dramatist
Jakob NielsenJakob Nielsen
05 October 1957
computer scientist, writer

Christiern PedersenChristiern Pedersen
1480 AD
Author
Jens BaggesenJens Baggesen
15 February 1764
Poet

Kjeld AbellKjeld Abell
25 August 1901
Playwright

Meïr Aron GoldschmidtMeïr Aron Goldschmidt
26 October 1819
Publisher
Leif PanduroLeif Panduro
18 April 1923
Writer

Villy SørensenVilly Sørensen
13 January 1929
Short Story Writer
Martin A. HansenMartin A. Hansen
20 August 1909
Danish author

Bjorn LomborgBjorn Lomborg
Author

Peter Andreas HeibergPeter Andreas Heiberg
16 November 1758
Author

Carsten HauchCarsten Hauch
12 May 1790
Poet

Peter SeebergPeter Seeberg
22 June 1925
Novelist
Jens Fink-JensenJens Fink-Jensen
19 December 1956
Poet, author, photographer, composer and

Sophus ClaussenSophus Claussen
12 September 1865
Writer

Frederik Paludan-MüllerFrederik Paludan-Müller
07 February 1809
Poet

Tom KristensenTom Kristensen
04 August 1893
Author
Morten NielsenMorten Nielsen
03 January 1922
Poet

Marie BregendahlMarie Bregendahl
06 November 1867
Author
Sven HolmSven Holm
13 April 1940
Writer

Johan Ludvig HeibergJohan Ludvig Heiberg
14 December 1791
Poet

Ludwig Mylius-ErichsenLudwig Mylius-Erichsen
15 January 1872
Author
H.C. BrannerH.C. Branner
23 June 1903
Screenwriter

Henrik StangerupHenrik Stangerup
01 September 1937
Author
Jacob PaludanJacob Paludan
07 February 1896
Danish author

Jens Andersen HansenJens Andersen Hansen
07 January 1806
Politician