Profession: Queen of Denmark
Why Famous: Margrethe has been the reigning Queen of Denmark since her ascension to the throne on 14 January 1972, upon the death of her father Frederick IX.
In this role she is also the supreme authority of the Church of Denmark and Commander-in-Chief of the Danish Defence.
- 1967-06-10 Margrethe II of Denmark (27) weds Prince Henrik of Denmark (32) at the Naval Church of Copenhagen in Denmark
- 1972-01-14 Margrethe II of Denmark becomes the first Queen of Denmark since 1412