Thursday, March 11, 2010

Birthday of King Frederick IX of Denmark

Today would have been the 111th birthday of King Frederick IX of Denmark. He was born March 11, 1899 at Sofrengi Palace and died in 1972 in Copenhagen.

Frederick married Princess Ingrid of Sweden, with whom he had three da
ughters -

Margrethe II, present
Queen of Denmark

Princess Benedikte, who married Prince Richard of Sayn-Wittgenstein-Berleburg

Pri
ncess Anne-Marie, the former Queen of Greece and wife of Constantine II, former King of Greece.









King Frederick IX of Denmark and his wife, Queen Ingrid

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