Danish History (Part 4)

Denmark: Greenland

Historical Events


Famous Birthdays

Birthdays 301 - 400 of 426

  • 1945-02-01 Ole Buck, Danish composer, born in Copenhagen, Denmark
  • 1945-10-23 Kim Larsen, Danish rock singer (In the Middle of the Night), born in Copenhagen (d. 2018)
  • 1946-02-17 Valdemar Bandolowski, Danish sailor (Olympic gold 1976, 80)
  • 1946-05-27 Niels-Henning Ørsted Pedersen, Danish musician (d. 2005)
  • 1946-06-20 Birgitte Eva Henriksen, Duchess of Gloucester, born in Odense, Denmark
  • 1946-08-30 Anne-Marie of Greece, Danish princess and daughter of Frederik IX, born in Amalienborg Palace, Copenhagen, Kingdom of Denmark
  • 1946-10-27 Peter Martins, Danish dancer and choreographer, born in Copenhagen, Denmark
  • 1947-02-23 Pia Kjærsgaard, Danish politician
  • 1948-11-09 Bille August, Danish director (Best Intentions, Twist & Shout), born in Brede, Denmark
  • 1948-12-07 Mads Vinding, Danish jazz double-bassist, born in Copenhagen, Denmark
  • 1949-09-14 Tommy Seebach, Danish musician and singer (Sir Henry and his Butlers), born in Copenhagen, Denmark (d. 2003)
  • 1949-12-19 Sebastian [Knud Torben Christensen], Danish musician and composer, born in Sønderborg, Denmark
  • 1950-03-15 Jørgen Olsen, Danish singer
  • 1952-12-15 Allan Simonsen, Danish footballer (Borussia Mönchengladbach), born in Vejle, Denmark
  • 1953-01-26 Anders Fogh Rasmussen, Prime Minister of Denmark, born in Ginnerup, Denmark
  • 1954-04-13 Niels Olsen, Danish singer and songwriter, born in Odense, Denmark
  • 1954-12-14 Ib Andersen, Danish ballet dancer, born in Copenhagen
  • 1956-04-30 Lars von Trier, Danish film director (Dancer in the Dark), born in Kongens Lyngby
  • 1956-06-14 King Diamond [Kim Petersen], Danish heavy metal musician (Merciful Fate, King Diamond), born in Copenhagen, Denmark
  • 1958-01-29 Ole Mortensen, cricketer (pace bowler for Derbyshire & Denmark)
  • 1958-03-11 Flemming Rose, Danish journalist
  • 1958-05-03 Sandi Toksvig, Danish-British comedian and radio presenter (The Great British Baking Show), born in Copenhagen, Denmark
  • 1959-05-26 Ole Bornedal, Danish film director, actor and producer
  • 1959-08-22 Pia Gjellerup, Danish Social Democrat politician, born in Frederiksberg, Denmark
  • 1960-08-24 Kim Christofte, Danish footballer (Denmark national team 1984-92), born in Copenhagen, Denmark
  • 1961-01-14 Mike Tramp [Trempenau], Danish heavy metal rocker (White Lion - "Mane Attraction"), born in Copenhagen Denmark
  • 1961-03-20 Jesper Olsen, Danish footballer
  • 1961-03-27 Tony Rominger, Swiss road racing cyclist, born in Vejle, Denmark
  • 1961-10-10 Henrik Jørgensen, Danish marathon runner, born in Copenhagen
  • 1961-11-17 Merete Van Kemp, Danish actress (Grace-Dallas, Princess Daisy)
  • 1961-12-28 Kent Nielsen, Danish football player & coach, born in Frederiksberg, Denmark
  • 1962-05-17 Lise Lyng Falkenberg, Danish writer
  • 1962-09-04 Ulla Tørnæs, Danish politician, born in Esbjerg, Denmark
  • 1962-09-28 Thomas Mork, Danish actor (Krystalbarnet, Bryggeren)
  • 1963-07-15 Brigitte Nielsen, Danish-Italian actress (Red Sonja, Rocky IV), born in Eisinore Denmark
  • 1963-11-18 Peter Schmeichel, Danish footballer
  • 1963-12-26 Lars Ulrich, Danish heavy metal drummer (Metallica - ....And Justice for All), born in Gentoffe, Denmark
  • 1964-03-21 Jesper Skibby, Danish professional cyclist
  • 1964-04-03 Bjarne Riis, Danish cyclist, born in Herning, Denmark
  • 1964-06-15 Michael Laudrup, Danish footballer
  • 1965-01-06 Bjorn Lomborg, Danish mathematician, born in Frederiksberg, Denmark
  • 1965-05-03 John Jensen, Danish football player and manager, born in Copenhagen, Denmark
  • 1965-07-10 Princess Alexia of Greece and Denmark
  • 1965-11-22 Mads Mikkelsen, Danish actor (The Hunt), born in Copenhagen, Denmark
  • 1966-01-21 Katrine Michaelsen, Gentokte Denmark, Miss Denmark (1984)
  • 1966-03-13 Tine Scheuer-Larsen, Danish tennis star, born in Ølstykke, Denmark
  • 1966-12-03 Flemming Povlsen, Danish soccer forward and broadcaster (62 caps; Borussia Dortmund), born in Brabrand, Denmark
  • 1967-07-07 Tom Kristensen, Danish race car driver, born in Hobro, Denmark
  • 1967-10-17 René Dif, Algerian-Danish pop-dance singer-songwriter (Aqua - "Barbie Girl"), born in Copenhagen, Denmark
  • 1968-04-13 Margrethe Vestager, Danish politician and European Commissioner for Competition, born in Glostrup, Zealand
  • 1968-05-26 Frederik, Crown Prince of Denmark, born in Copenhagen, Denmark
  • 1968-07-30 Sofie Gråbøl, Danish actress (The Killing), born in Frederiksberg, Denmark
  • 1968-08-22 Casper Christensen, Danish comedian (Hvaffor en hånd), born in Kerteminde, Denmark
  • 1968-12-25 Helena Christensen, Danish model & photographer (Inferno), born in Copenhagen, Denmark
  • 1969-02-22 Brian Laudrup, Danish footballer, born in Vienna, Austria
  • 1969-06-13 Søren Rasted, Danish musician (Aqua), born in Blovstrød
  • 1969-08-14 Stig Tøfting, Danish footballer, born in Aarhus, Denmark
  • 1970-02-06 Per Frandsen, Danish footballer, born in Copenhagen, Denmark
  • 1970-07-25 Lord Nicholas Windsor, youngest son of Prince Edward, Duke of Kent, born in King's College Hospital, Denmark Hill, London
  • 1970-07-27 Nikolaj Coster-Waldau, Danish actor (Game of Thrones), born in Rudkøbing, Denmark
  • 1972-02-05 Mary, Crown Princess of Denmark, born in Hobart, Australia
  • 1972-06-02 Simon Staho, Danish film director
  • 1972-07-19 Ebbe Sand, Danish footballer
  • 1972-12-12 Wilson Kipketer, Kenyan-born Danish middle-distance runner, born in Kapchemoiywo, Nandi County, Kenya
  • 1973-01-04 Frank Høj, Danish cyclist, born in Denmark
  • 1973-04-17 Kenneth Carlsen, Danish tennis star, born in Copenhagen, Denmark
  • 1973-05-22 Nikolaj Lie Kaas, Danish actor
  • 1973-06-23 Mark Larsen, Danish gallop jockey
  • 1973-07-04 Jan Magnussen, Danish racing driver, born in Roskilde, Denmark
  • 1973-07-20 Mads Rieper, Danish footballer
  • 1974-02-13 Gus Hansen, Danish poker player (3 x World Poker Tour open titles, WSOP bracelet 2010), born in Copenhagen, Denmark
  • 1974-04-11 Anton Glanzelius, Danish actor (My Life as a Dog), born in Copenhagen, Denmark
  • 1974-10-31 Natasja Saad, Danish hip hop and reggae artist, born in Copenhagen, Denmark (d. 2007)
  • 1975-02-06 Svend-Allan Sørensen, Danish artist, born in Kjellerup, Denmark
  • 1975-04-03 Mickey Beyer Clausen, Danish entrepreneur and philanthropist (Trunk Archive), born in Copenhagen
  • 1975-05-14 Nicki Sørensen, Danish road cyclist
  • 1975-06-10 Henrik Pedersen, Danish footballer
  • 1976-03-11 Thomas Gravesen, Danish footballer
  • 1976-06-12 Thomas Sørensen, Danish football goalkeeper, born in Fredericia, Denmark
  • 1976-08-01 Søren Jochumsen, Danish footballer, born in Horsens, Denmark
  • 1976-08-29 Jon Dahl Tomasson, Danish footballer, born in Copenhagen, Denmark
  • 1976-09-21 Poul Hübertz, Danish footballer
  • 1976-09-21 Jonas Bjerre, Danish rock singer and guitarist (Mew), born in Frederiksberg, Copenhagen, Denmark
  • 1976-12-13 Søren Friis, Danish footballer (AC Horsens)
  • 1977-04-29 Claus Jensen, Danish footballer
  • 1977-05-31 Joachim Olsen, Danish athlete
  • 1977-07-26 Martin Laursen, Danish footballer (A.C. Milan), born in Fårvang, Denmark
  • 1977-08-06 Jimmy Nielsen, Danish footballer
  • 1977-08-12 Jesper Grønkjær, Danish footballer
  • 1977-08-24 Per Gade, Danish footballer, born in Nibe, Denmark
  • 1977-10-14 Tina Dico [Dickow], Danish singer-songwriter, born in Åbyhøj, Aarhus, Denmark
  • 1978-01-20 Allan Søgaard, Danish football player, born in Brædstrup, Denmark
  • 1978-04-26 Peter Madsen, Danish retired footballer, born in Roskilde, Madsen
  • 1978-07-22 Dennis Rommedahl, Danish footballer
  • 1979-07-31 Per Krøldrup, Danish footballer
  • 1979-09-17 Steffen Algreen, Danish footballer
  • 1979-11-02 Julie Lund, Danish actress (What Goes Around), born in Copenhagen, Denmark
  • 1979-12-12 Sharin Foo, Danish singer and bassist, born in Emmelev, Djursland, Denmark
  • 1980-10-14 Niels Lodberg, Danish footballer
  • 1981-03-09 Anders Nøhr, Danish footballer, born in Ikast, Denmark

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