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Her Majesty Queen Margrethe II and His Royal Highness Prince Henrik of Denmark Commemorate the 150th Anniversary of the Battle of Dybbøl. (VIDEO)

QMII and PHOn the morning of Friday, April 18, 2014, Her Majesty Queen Margrethe II and His Royal Highness Prince Henrik of Denmark accompanied by His Royal Highness Prince Joachim of Denmark commemorated the 150th anniversary of the Battle of Dybbøl in Dybbøl, South Jutland, Denmark.

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Members of the Danish Royal Family Celebrate Her Majesty Queen Margrethe II of Denmark’s Birthday. (VIDEOS)

DenmarkOn Wednesday, April 16, 2014, members of the Danish royal family celebrated Her Majesty Queen Margrethe II of Denmark’s 74th birthday at the lovely Marselisborg Slot in Aarhus.

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Her Majesty Queen Margrethe II of Denmark Presides Over the 2014 Rundstedlundpris.

margretheiiOn Thursday, April 10, 2014, Her Majesty Queen Margrethe II of Denmark arrived at the Karen Blixen Museet in Rungsted to preside over the 2014 Rundstedlundpris.

According to the Danish newspaper, Sjælland Nyheder, Her Majesty presented the prize to editors, Ms. Marianne Juhl and Ms. Marianne Wirenfeldt Asmussen, for their works, Karen Blixen i Afrika: En Brevsamling 1914-31, Vol. I-IV (Karen Blixen in Africa: A Collection of Letters 1914-31, Vol. I-IV ).

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His Royal Highness Crown Prince Frederik of Denmark Attends the 2014 Next Step Challenge Award Ceremony.

FredOn April 14, 2014, His Royal Highness Crown Prince Frederik of Denmark arrived at the Musikhuset Esbjerg to attend the 2014 Next Step Challenge (NSC) Award ceremony.

During this evening’s ceremony the future king of Denmark presented the top prize, worth 250,000 Euros, to the company, Teleskin.

According to the official website for NSC, the purpose of the Next Step Challenge is to:

“…attract innovative startups with entrepreneur spirit, business courage and a winning attitude to Next Step City. [The Next Step Challenge is] is looking for businesses who can really make use of the opportunities the unique digital infrastructure we have to offer – startups within solutions for digitalization and intelligent energy solutions.”

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Her Royal Highness Crown Princess Mary of Denmark Opens the Exhibition, Verden i Vikingetiden.

CPM 2004 Aus VogueOn Thursday, April 10, 2014, Her Royal Highness Crown Princess Mary of Denmark arrived at the Vikingeskibsmuseet in Roskilde to officially open the new exhibition, Verden i Vikingetiden (The World in the Viking Age).

Per the Vikingeskibsmuseet:

“Experience the Scandinavian Viking Age from a new, global perspective. Join us on sea voyages from the farthest reaches of Scandinavia to the Mediterranean, and from the Persian Gulf to East Africa and China.

Trade, piracy, exploration and maritime networks are not only limited to Europe’s northern harbours and the Vikings’ world. In other parts of the world, people, goods and ideas are also transported over long distances. Sailing ships make it possible to reach new worlds, far away from familiar shores.


At seafaring’s nodal points, complex new cultures, towns, networks and communities emerge. Voyages connect coasts the world over and bring together people of different ideas, beliefs and traditions.”

Verden i Vikingetiden will be open to the public on April 11 – December 30, 2014. For more information about the exhibition please visit the official website for the Vikingeskibsmuseet here.

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News Regarding Her Royal Highness Princess Benedikte of Denmark.

PrincessbenedikteOn Monday, April 7, 2014, Her Royal Highness Princess Benedikte of Denmark attended the 2014 Industrial Supply Fair in Hanover, Germany.

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Members of the Crown Princely Family of Denmark Participate in the 2014 Find vej Dagen. (VIDEO)

denmarkOn Saturday, April 5, 2014, Their Royal Highnesses Crown Prince Frederik and Crown Princess Mary of Denmark accompanied by their two eldest children, His Royal Highness Prince Christian of Denmark and Her Royal Highness Princess Isabella of Denmark, participated in the 2014 Find vej Dagen (Find the Way Day).

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Her Royal Highness Princess Marie of Denmark Participates in the “Løb til Fordel for Voksne med Autisme” Race.

marieofdenmarkOn Wednesday, April 2, 2014, Her Royal Highness Princess Marie of Denmark, as Patron of the National Association Against Autism, participated in the Løb til Fordel for Voksne med Autisme (Run for Adults with Autism).

According to the Danish royal court, the purpose of today’s important event is to “…awareness of support, help and guidance for adults with Autism.”

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Her Royal Highness Crown Princess Mary of Denmark Continues Her Visit to Tallinn, Estonia. (VIDEOS)

On April 2, 2014, Her Royal Highness Crown Princess Mary of Denmark accompanied by the Director of the Mary Fonden, Ms. Helle Østergaard, continued their two-day visit to lovely Tallinn, Estonia.

The crown princess began her day with her attendance at the Fri for Mobberi (Free from Bullying) conference “…organized by the Estonian Ombudsman for Children and the Estonian Association for Child Welfare…” according to the Danish royal court.

Thereafter, the crown princess attended the seminar, Sustainable Fashion: A Business Model, and attended a luncheon held at the Danish Embassy in Tallinn.

In the late afternoon, Crown Princess Mary visited the Kadrioru Saksa Gümnaasium, toured the Estonian Children’s Literature Center, and attended a “…concert and reception for Danes living in Estonia at Blackhead’s House in Tallinn…”

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Her Royal Highness Crown Princess Mary of Denmark Visits Tallinn, Estonia. (VIDEO)

MaryOn Tuesday, April 1, 2014, Her Royal Highness Crown Princess Mary of Denmark accompanied by representatives from the Mary Fonden and the Red Barnet Fri for Mobberi (Free from Bullying) arrived in Tallinn, Estonia, for a two-day visit.

According to the Danish royal court, the purpose of the trip is to visit with the Fri for Mobberi, “…an anti-bullying campaign now established in several kindergartens and schools in Estonia…”

The day began with a visit to the Suitsupääsupesa Lasteaed kindergarten where the lovely crown princess met with staff, teachers, and students who were happy to meet the future queen of Denmark.

Thereafter, Crown Princess Mary attended the opening of the Danish King’s Garden as well as presided over the opening of the exhibition entitled, A Modern Royal Household, at the Tallinn City Museum.

In the evening, the crown princess accompanied by her delegation attended a reception held in her honor and hosted by the Mayor of Tallinn, Mr. Edgar Savisaar, at the Tallinn Town Hall. Soon, the crown princess was off to Kadriorg Palace where she met with the President of Estonia, Mr. Toomas Hendrik Ilves, and his wife, Mrs. Evelin Ilves.

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Her Majesty Queen Margrethe II of Denmark Attends the Inauguration of Musikkens Hus.

QMIIOn the evening of March 29, 2014, Her Majesty Queen Margrethe II of Denmark attended the inauguration of Musikkens Hus in Aalborg.

And, well, that’s it.

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News Regarding Her Royal Highness Crown Princess Mary of Denmark.

MaryOn March 27, 2014, Her Royal Highness Crown Princess Mary of Denmark arrived at the LEGO Charity in Billund to “…participate in packing the Mary Fondens backpacks…”  according to the Danish royal court.

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News Regarding Her Majesty Queen Margrethe II of Denmark.

QMIIOn March 12, 2014, Her Majesty Queen Margrethe II of Denmark presided over the Queen’s Parade at the Livgardens Kaserne (Royal Barracks) in Copenhagen. During yesterday’s event Her Majesty presented the Dronningens Ur (Queen’s Clock) to Royal Life Guard, Mr. Ragnar Ingemann Buus.

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