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  Frederik, Crown Prince of Denmark - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Crown Prince Frederik of Denmark (born Frederik André Henrik Christian on 26 May 1968 in Copenhagen, Denmark) is the eldest son of Queen Margrethe II and her husband, Prince Consort Henrik.
Frederik is the heir apparent to the Danish throne.
The Crown Prince receives a government allowance or appanage of approximately DKK 14,500,000 or about €1,950,000, of which the Crown Princess is entitled to 10%.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Crown_Prince_Frederik_of_Denmark   (376 words)

  
 Encyclopedia: Frederik, Crown Prince of Denmark
Crown Princess Mary of Denmark (née Mary Elizabeth Donaldson), born 5 February 1972 in Hobart, Tasmania, Australia, is the wife of Crown Prince Frederik, the heir apparent to the Danish throne.
Joachim Holger Waldemar Christian, Prince of Denmark (born June 7, 1969), is the younger son of Queen Margrethe II of Denmark and her husband, Prince Consort Henrik of Denmark.
His Royal Highness Crown Prince Frederik of Denmark (born Frederik André Henrik Christian on 26 May 1968 in Copenhagen, Denmark), styled HRH the Crown Prince, is the eldest son of Queen Margrethe II of Denmark and her husband, Henrik, Prince Consort of Denmark.
www.nationmaster.com /encyclopedia/Frederik,-Crown-Prince-of-Denmark   (753 words)

  
 USATODAY.com - Denmark's crown prince engaged to Australian commoner   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-07)
Denmark's future king, Crown Prince Frederik, and Mary Donaldson, his Australian fiancee, greeted thousands of people from the balcony of a downtown palace shortly after their engagement was announced Wednesday.
Denmark's popular crown prince is a major in the army and the air force, and a commander in the navy.
Frederik studied international relations and government at Harvard and received a master's degree in political science in 1995 in Denmark.
www.usatoday.com /tech/world/2003-10-08-princess_x.htm   (635 words)

  
 Prince denies wedding rumours - theage.com.au
Denmark's Crown Prince Frederik today said that reports of his engagement with Australian girlfriend Mary Donaldson were premature, appealing for the media to halt speculation over his private life.
Denmark's press has been urging Queen Margrethe to extend a welcome to the royal girlfriend after the reigning monarch admitted last month that she had not yet met Donaldson and that she did not want to talk about her son's private life.
Frederik, 34, was introduced to Donaldson by Spanish Crown Prince Felipe at a reception in Sydney during the September 2000 Olympics.
www.theage.com.au /articles/2002/09/27/1032734330343.html   (392 words)

  
 Crown Prince Frederik Denmark: The Danish Crown Prince   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-07)
Crown Prince Frederik Denmark: The Danish Crown Prince
The Crown Prince is the first member of the Danish royal house to have been chosen as ‘Dane of the Year’ in several opinion polls ahead of some of the nation’s most admired stars from the worlds of sports and entertainment.
Crown Prince Frederik was born on 26 May 1968, 11 months after the wedding in Holmen’s Church (Holmens Kirke), when the popular and artistically gifted heir to the Danish throne, Princess Margrethe, married the French count Henri de Laborde de Monpezat (b.1934).
www.royal-wedding-denmark.dk /crown-prince-frederik.html   (2391 words)

  
 Boston.com / Your Life / Weddings / Australian Mary Donaldson marries Danish Crown Prince Frederik   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-07)
Denmark has been celebrating the wedding for more than a week with a military parade, a banquet for Danish dignitaries on Tuesday and receptions at Copenhagen's City Hall and at Parliament.
After 14 months of secret visits by Frederik to Australia, scores of telephone calls, e-mails and love letters, the couple agreed near the end of 2001 that she should move to Paris so the two could be closer.
Crown Prince Frederik of Denmark kisses his bride, Mary Elizabeth Donaldson of Australia, after a wedding ceremony at the Copenhagen Cathedral today.
www.boston.com /yourlife/weddings/articles/2004/05/14/australian_mary_donaldson_marries_danish_crown_prince_frederik   (823 words)

  
 BBC NEWS | Europe | Danish prince marries Australian
Prince Frederik, 35, in a formal Danish naval uniform, was visibly moved by the occasion, wiping away tears as he smiled, waiting for his bride.
But the bride did give her prince a kiss on the cheek as they were driven through the streets in the carriage, promoting applause from the crowd.
Crown Prince Frederik, the heir to the throne, is following what is becoming a family tradition by choosing a foreign spouse.
news.bbc.co.uk /2/hi/europe/3711837.stm   (504 words)

  
 Denmark.dk: Official website - Denmark - Crown Prince Frederik   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-07)
The Crown Prince will enter the long list of Danish kings as King Frederik X. In Denmark it is not traditional for the monarch to abdicate, so Crown Prince Frederik and Crown Princess Mary must be prepared to wait for many years before they succeed the ruling couple, Queen Margrethe (b.1940) and Prince Henrik (b.1934).
The relationship between the Danish Crown Prince and the beautiful, stylish and well-educated Mary Donaldson developed slowly, but in late summer 2002 Mary Donaldson moved to Copenhagen, where she got a job as project consultant with the IT giant Navision/Microsoft in Vedbæk, near Copenhagen.
In several candid interviews, the Crown Prince has defined the red thread in the personal and official life of himself and Crown Princess Mary as the future King and Queen of Denmark: He wants to shape his own role as a modern crown prince who is an ordinary person - and yet someone special.
www.denmark.dk /portal/page?_pageid=374,520492&_dad=portal&_schema=PORTAL   (2339 words)

  
 Astro Spotlight: Crown Prince Frederik of Denmark   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-07)
Crown Prince Frederik of Denmark, the heir to the throne, was born Frederik André Henrik Christian Glucksburg at the Rigshospitalet in Copenhagen, Denmark on May 26th, 1968, as the oldest son of Princess Margrethe of Denmark and Prince Consort Henri de Laborde de Monpezat, who had married on June 10th, 1967.
Crown Prince Frederik is described as a charming, social, adventurous and temperamental person with a good sense of humor.
She learned that the Crown Princes of Denmark and Spain were at a bar in downtown Sydney so she took a taxi there.
www.healinguniverse.com /cpfdk.htm   (2270 words)

  
 HELLO! Profiles
Born at Copenhagen's Rigshospitalet on May 26, 1968, Frederik Andre Henrik Christian is the oldest son of Queen Margrethe of Denmark and Henri de Laborde de Monpezat.
Upon turning 18 Frederik was given a seat on the Council of State, and from that time was empowered to assume the duties of Head of State whenever his mother was abroad.
In 1989, the crown prince became the first Danish royal to study for an academic degree, when he began a course in Political Science and Constitutional Law at the University of Aarhus.
www.hellomagazine.com /profiles/princefrederik   (516 words)

  
 Denmark vs Australia - Royal Blue Forums   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-07)
Denmark's Crown Prince Frederik is to race his Australian bride to be Mary Donaldson on the waters of Copenhagen Harbour just before their May 14 wedding, according to reports yesterday.
HRH Crown Prince Frederik and Miss Mary Donaldson will be ready to hoist the sails on their respective boats when the two yachtsmen, Jesper Bank from Denmark and John Bertrand from Australia, meet for a match race on the occasion of the forthcoming wedding.
Crown Prince Frederik is a top world ranked Dragon sailor in his own right, but he’s called in a top gun in his match race against his bride-to-be.
forums.rbhq.net /showthread.php?t=783   (2453 words)

  
 Prince Frederik of Denmark weds commoner from Australia | www.azstarnet.com ®
Denmark's Crown Prince Frederik and Crown Princess Mary wave from the Amalienborg Palace balcony to the cheering crowd after their wedding in Copenhagen, delighting Danes and Australians.
Danes lined the streets to cheer as their prince married a foreigner without a drop of blue blood, putting Donaldson in line to be the first Australian-born woman to become a queen.
The prince, popular for his common touch, wept as his princess walked up the aisle in a gown of white duchess satin with a veil of almost 100-year-old Irish lace, once used by Frederik's grandmother.
www.azstarnet.com /dailystar/printDS/22096.php   (517 words)

  
 Mermaid Lounge - January 2000   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-07)
The Crown Prince and one photographer are new crewmembers in the Siriuspatrulje (Siriuspatrol), all the rest have previous been in other Sirius expeditions.
The Crown Prince has received a full military training including that of the Royal Danish Navel Frogman Corps, so he should be well prepared to work under extreme circumstances.
The Crown Prince and his group have already been to Greenland this summer to select the dogs to use for the sleigh.
www.denmark.org /mermaid_Jan00/prince.html   (444 words)

  
 ENOUGH ROPE with Andrew Denton - Transcripts: Crown Prince Frederik and Crown Princess Mary of Denmark
Crown Prince Frederik and Crown Princess Mary of Denmark
CROWN PRINCESS MARY: And one of your lines of comfort was always, if it was something like for Prince Henrik's birthday, you know, it wasn't about us, it was about him, so that was a bit of comfort, that we could just hide in the background a bit.
CROWN PRINCESS MARY: Well, luckily there wasn't a lot of head-on...head-to-head competition between the Danes and the Australians, so it was, in that sense, of course, it was very exciting to cheer for the Danes, particularly with the Danish women's handball team and so forth.
www.abc.net.au /tv/enoughrope/transcripts/s1313163.htm   (5714 words)

  
 Crown Prince Frederik News and Pictures: November 2002 - April 2004 - Page 7 - The Royal Forums   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-07)
Frederik and Donaldson, 31, met at the Sydney Olympics in 2000, and their engagement has been expected to be announced for the past two years.
The Crown Prince's romance was kept secret until a Danish celebrity magazine in late 2001 reported that Frederik was dating a brunette from Tasmania who worked in a real estate agency in Sydney.
Denmark went into a frenzy over the news when it was announced, with radio and television programs stopping their regular programming to deliver the royal news.
www.theroyalforums.com /forums/f32/crown-prince-frederik-news-pictures-november-2002-april-2004-a-66-7.html   (2909 words)

  
 Mary and Frederik plan fairytale visit - World - www.smh.com.au
Prince Frederik appointed Olympic hero Cathy Freeman as one of the global ambassadors for the celebrations.
Although Prince Frederik has made several trips to Australia since meeting the then commoner Mary Donaldson at a pub during the 2000 Sydney Olympics, the couple's fairytale wedding and national recognition will mean they can not be as anonymous as during past visits.
The prince, a 36-year-old survivor of many a doomed courtship, has hinted he was smitten while watching her on television.
www.smh.com.au /articles/2004/05/22/1085176044690.html?from=moreStories   (548 words)

  
 CNN.com - Denmark toasts royal engagement - Oct. 8, 2003
Prince Frederik met Donaldson at the 2000 Sydney Olympics.
Crown Prince Frederik, the heir to Denmark's throne, is to marry Australian Mary Donaldson after receiving government approval.
Frederik's mother, Queen Margrethe, has given her blessing to the marriage but will not give up the throne.
www.cnn.com /2003/WORLD/europe/10/08/denmark.royals   (286 words)

  
 Denmark's crown prince leaves for expedition in Greenland
 Frederik, 31, is a member of the Frogman Corps, an elite navy unit, and has been trained in survival and Arctic skills.
The heir to Denmark's throne and the five other crew members have undergone medical checks and learned first aid to cope with emergencies.
He gave Frederik a leather necklace with a polar bear claw to bring the group luck.
www.canoe.ca /AllAboutCanoesNewsJan00/000111_prince.html   (308 words)

  
 Consulate General of Denmark in New York   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-07)
Crown Prince Frederik will also pay an informal visit to the Williamsburg Art and Historical Center, a cornerstone of the thriving art scene in the North Brooklyn neighborhood of Williamsburg.
Also on the Crown Prince's agenda will be the opening of an exhibition of Danish ceramics at the American Craft Museum (40 West 53rd St.), the largest show of Danish ceramics in the U.S. in 20 years.
The Crown Prince will be the guest of honor at an exclusive dinner dance hosted by the Danish-American Society at the Hotel Pierre (Fifth Ave.
www.denmark.org /public_relations/press_release7.html   (393 words)

  
 The Ruling House of Denmark, 1939-1945
Ingolf, Prince of Denmark, born at Sorgenfri Castle on February 17, 1940.
Olav, Crown Prince of Norway, né Prince Alexander of
Pavlos, Crown Prince of Greece, Duke of Sparta (1901-)
gsteinbe.intrasun.tcnj.edu /royalty/houses/denmark.html   (360 words)

  
 Royal News: May 2004
Crown Prince Frederik of Denmark and Mary Donaldson, together with their families attended a dinner for 52 guests hosted by the Governor-General of Australia, Mr Michael Jeffery, at Fredensborg Store Kro Inn Hotel.
The Prince of Orange and Princess Máxima of the Netherlands have invited a delegation of children from all over the country to attend the christening of their daughter Catharina-Amalia on June 12.
Instead of attending the wedding of the Prince of Asturias and Letizia Ortiz Rocasolano Queen Beatrix on Saturday attended the wedding of her goddaughter Fiona Shakerley, daughter of Sir Geoffrey Shakerley and Lady Elizabeth Anson of the Earls of Lichfield, to Brocas Burrows at Lichfield Cathedral.
www.nettyroyal.nl /newsmay04.html   (6390 words)

  
 Little prince christened Christian - World - smh.com.au
It was a bitterly cold day in the Danish capital, preventing the gathering of the crowds witnessed for the May 2004 wedding, with guests driven straight to the door of the Christiansborg Palace church in the heart of the capital.
The eight godparents are Crown Princess Victoria of Sweden, Crown Princess Mette-Marit of Norway, Mary's sister Jane Stephens, Prince Joachim of Denmark, Crown Prince Haakon of Norway, Crown Prince Pavlos of Greece, Hamish Campbell and Jeppe Handwerk.
Norway's Crown Prince Haakon and Crown Princess Mette-Marit arrived in Denmark on an overnight train early today after their flight from Oslo was cancelled last night, Norwegian news agency NTB reported.
www.smh.com.au /news/world/little-prince-christened-christian/2006/01/21/1137734187672.html   (725 words)

  
 The Kingdom of Denmark
A male heir to the throne is Royal Highness, Crown Prince of Denmark.
The children of the sovereign and of the heir to the throne are Royal Highness, Prince/Princess of Denmark.
Frederik VIII was followed by his oldest son King Christian X, who didn't die until 1947.
www.nettyroyal.nl /denmark2.html   (562 words)

  
 Kronprins Frederik   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-07)
As the elder son of Queen Margrethe and prince Henrik Crown prince Frederik is heir to the Danish throne.
He was born in 1968 and is the great great great grandson of Christian IX; he will be the sixth generation of Glücksburgs to reign in Denmark.
When he is working in Denmark he stays at Amalienborg at Christian VIII's Palace where his great grandparents, Christian X and Queen Alexandrine lived.
www.dr.dk /aroyalfamily/person_frederik.htm   (139 words)

  
 A website fit for a prince - theage.com.au
Denmark's Crown Prince Frederik has unveiled a personal website with details about his life, but it says nothing of his long-time girlfriend, Australian Mary Donaldson.
The prince's new web page, unveiled to mark his 35th birthday, is restricted to information about his life, house and achievements.
Frederik is a member of the Frogman Corps, an elite Danish navy unit.
www.theage.com.au /articles/2003/05/27/1053801376126.html   (285 words)

  
 Boston.com / News / World / Asia / Copenhagen set for prince of a wedding
Crown Prince Frederik of Denmark is marrying Mary Donaldson, an Australian, in a union of blue-blood and commoner that is typical of royal marriages in Europe today, but is still guaranteed, weather permitting, to put on a sumptuous Old World spectacle.
During the 2000 Olympics in Sydney Frederik and Crown Prince Felipe of Spain stopped at the Slip Inn bar, where he met Donaldson.
In 1995, Prince Joachim, Frederik's younger brother, married Alexandra Manley, a Hong Kong-born Briton.
www.boston.com /news/world/asia/articles/2004/05/13/copenhagen_set_for_prince_of_a_wedding?mode=PF   (246 words)

  
 Crown Prince Frederik weds our Mary » ABC Tasmania » Local News
Crown Prince Frederik and Tasmanian Mary Donaldson have married in Copenhagen.
Crown Prince Frederik and his fiancee tied the knot to the approval of egalitarian Danes glad to have a commoner and foreigner as future queen.
Denmark is already on security alert as it has troops in Iraq in the US-led coalition.
www.abc.net.au /cgi-bin/common/printfriendly.pl?http://www.abc.net.au/tasmania/news/200405/s1108825.htm   (621 words)

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