Famous people on Denmark's street names



Odin 92 Odin is a widely revered god in Germanic paganism. Norse mythology, the source of most surviving information about him, associates him with wisdom, healing, death, royalty, the gallows, knowledge, war, battle, victory, sorcery, poetry, frenzy, and the runic alphabet, and depicts him as the husband of the goddess Frigg. In wider Germanic mythology and paganism, the god was also known in Old English as Wōden, in Old Saxon as Uuôden, in Old Dutch as Wuodan, in Old Frisian as Wêda, and in Old High German as Wuotan, all ultimately stemming from the Proto-Germanic theonym *Wōðanaz, meaning 'lord of frenzy', or 'leader of the possessed'.


Thor 84 Thor is a prominent god in Germanic paganism. In Norse mythology, he is a hammer-wielding god associated with lightning, thunder, storms, sacred groves and trees, strength, the protection of humankind, hallowing, and fertility. Besides Old Norse Þórr, the deity occurs in Old English as Þunor ("Thunor"), in Old Frisian as Thuner, in Old Saxon as Thunar, and in Old High German as Donar, all ultimately stemming from the Proto-Germanic theonym *Þun(a)raz, meaning 'Thunder'.


Freyja 69 In Norse mythology, Freyja is a goddess associated with love, beauty, fertility, sex, war, gold, and seiðr. Freyja is the owner of the necklace Brísingamen, rides a chariot pulled by two cats, is accompanied by the boar Hildisvíni, and possesses a cloak of falcon feathers. By her husband Óðr, she is the mother of two daughters, Hnoss and Gersemi. Along with her twin brother Freyr, her father Njörðr, and her mother, she is a member of the Vanir. Stemming from Old Norse Freyja, modern forms of the name include Freya, Freyia, and Freja.

Prince Valdemar of Denmark

Prince Valdemar of Denmark 43 Prince Valdemar of Denmark was a member of the Danish royal family. He was the third son and youngest child of Christian IX of Denmark and Louise of Hesse-Kassel. He had a lifelong naval career.

Frederik IX of Denmark

Frederik IX of Denmark 41 Frederik IX was King of Denmark from 1947 to 1972.                                                 

Bernhard Severin Ingemann

Bernhard Severin Ingemann 38 Bernhard Severin Ingemann was a Danish novelist and poet.                                           

Jeppe Aakjær

Jeppe Aakjær 38 Jeppe Aakjær was a Danish poet and novelist, a member of the 'Jutland Movement' in Danish literature". A regionalist, much of his writings were about his native Jutland. He was known for writings that reflected his concern for the impoverished and for describing rural existence.

Steen Steensen Blicher

Steen Steensen Blicher 38 Steen Steensen Blicher was an author and poet born in Vium near Viborg, Denmark.                   

Niels Bjerre

Niels Bjerre 36 Niels Jakob Jakobsen Bjerre var en dansk maler og fætter til Kristen Bjerre.                       

Thomas Kingo

Thomas Kingo 36 Thomas Hansen Kingo was a Danish bishop, poet and hymnwriter born in Slangerup, near Copenhagen. His work marked the high point of Danish baroque poetry.

Hans Christian Andersen

Hans Christian Andersen 34 Hans Christian Andersen was a Danish author. Although a prolific writer of plays, travelogues, novels, and poems, he is best remembered for his literary fairy tales.

Hans Christian Ørsted

Hans Christian Ørsted 33 Hans Christian Ørsted was a Danish physicist and chemist who discovered that electric currents create magnetic fields, which was the first connection found between electricity and magnetism. Oersted's law and the oersted unit (Oe) are named after him.

Niels Juel

Niels Juel 33 Niels Juel was a Danish admiral and naval hero. He served as supreme command of the Dano-Norwegian Navy during the late 17th century and oversaw development of the Danish-Norwegian Navy.

Ole Rømer

Ole Rømer 32 Ole Christensen Rømer was a Danish astronomer who, in 1676, made the first measurement of the speed of light and discovery that light travels at a finite speed. Rømer also invented the modern thermometer showing the temperature between two fixed points, namely the points at which water respectively boils and freezes.

Niels Bohr

Niels Bohr 31 Niels Henrik David Bohr was a Danish physicist who made foundational contributions to understanding atomic structure and quantum theory, for which he received the Nobel Prize in Physics in 1922. Bohr was also a philosopher and a promoter of scientific research.

Ludvig Holberg

Ludvig Holberg 29 Ludvig Holberg, Baron of Holberg was a writer, essayist, philosopher, historian and playwright born in Bergen, Norway, during the time of the Dano–Norwegian dual monarchy. He was influenced by Humanism, the Enlightenment and the Baroque. Holberg is considered the founder of modern Danish and Norwegian literature. He was also a prominent Neo-Latin author, known across Europe for his writing. He is best known for the comedies he wrote in 1722–1723 for the Lille Grønnegade Theatre in Copenhagen. Holberg's works about natural and common law were widely read by many Danish law students over two hundred years, from 1736 to 1936.

Louise of Sweden

Louise of Sweden 28 Louise of Sweden was Queen of Denmark from 1906 until 1912 as the wife of King Frederick VIII.     

Kaj Munk

Kaj Munk 28 Kaj Harald Leininger Munk was a Danish playwright and Lutheran pastor, known for his cultural engagement and his martyrdom during the Occupation of Denmark of World War II. He is commemorated as a martyr in the Calendar of Saints of the Lutheran Church on 14 August, alongside Maximilian Kolbe.

Herman Bang

Herman Bang 27 Herman Joachim Bang was a Danish journalist and author, one of the men of the Modern Breakthrough. 

Caroline Amalie of Augustenburg

Caroline Amalie of Augustenburg 25 Caroline Amalie of Schleswig-Holstein-Sonderburg-Augustenburg was Queen of Denmark as the second spouse of King Christian VIII between 1839 and 1848.

Niels Ryberg Finsen

Niels Ryberg Finsen 24 Niels Ryberg Finsen was a physician and scientist. In 1903, he was awarded the Nobel Prize in Medicine and Physiology "in recognition of his contribution to the treatment of diseases, especially lupus vulgaris, with concentrated light radiation, whereby he has opened a new avenue for medical science."

Christian Winther

Christian Winther 24 Rasmus Villads Christian Ferdinand Winther was a Danish lyric poet.                                 

Dagmar of Bohemia

Dagmar of Bohemia 23 Dagmar of Bohemia was Queen of Denmark as the first spouse of King Valdemar II. She was the daughter of King Ottokar I of Bohemia and his first wife, Adelaide of Meissen.

Eric I of Denmark

Eric I of Denmark 23 Eric I, also known as Eric the Good, was King of Denmark following his brother Olaf I Hunger in 1095. He was a son of Sweyn II. His mother's identity remains unknown. He married Boedil Thurgotsdatter.

Johannes Ewald

Johannes Ewald 23 Johannes Ewald was a Danish national dramatist, psalm writer and poet. The lyrics of a song from one of his plays are used for one of the Danish national anthems, Kong Christian stod ved højen mast which has equal status of national anthem together with Der er et yndigt land. Quite until the days of romanticism, Ewald was considered the unsurpassed Danish poet. Today he is probably more lauded than read; though considered classics, only few of his works have become popular.

Jens Baggesen

Jens Baggesen 21 Jens Immanuel Baggesen was a major Danish poet, librettist, critic, and comic writer.               

Johan Skjoldborg

Johan Skjoldborg 21 Johan Skjoldborg was a Danish educator, novelist, playwright and memoirist.                        

Ingrid of Sweden

Ingrid of Sweden 20 Ingrid of Sweden was Queen of Denmark from 20 April 1947 to 14 January 1972 as the wife of King Frederik IX and continued to be styled Queen Ingrid of Denmark after his death.

Johan Ludvig Heiberg (historian)

Johan Ludvig Heiberg (historian) 19 Johan Ludvig Heiberg was a Danish philologist and historian. He is best known for his discovery of previously unknown texts in the Archimedes Palimpsest, and for his edition of Euclid's Elements that T. L. Heath translated into English. He also published an edition of Ptolemy's Almagest.

Jacob Ellehammer

Jacob Ellehammer 18 Jacob Christian Hansen-Ellehammer was a Danish watchmaker and inventor born in Bakkebølle, Denmark. He is remembered chiefly for his contributions to powered flight.

Herluf Trolle

Herluf Trolle 17 Herluf Trolle was a Danish naval hero, Admiral of the Fleet and co-founder of Herlufsholm School, a private boarding school at Næstved on the island of Zealand in Denmark.

Prince George of Denmark

Prince George of Denmark 17 Prince George of Denmark and Norway was the husband of Anne, Queen of Great Britain. He was the consort of the British monarch from Anne's accession on 8 March 1702 until his death in 1708.

Olaf Rye

Olaf Rye 17 Olaf Rye was a Norwegian-Danish military officer. He died in battle during the First Schleswig War and is considered to have been a Danish war hero.

Saint George

Saint George 17 Saint George, also George of Lydda, was an early Christian martyr who is venerated as a saint in Christianity. According to tradition, he was a soldier in the Roman army. Of Cappadocian Greek origin, he became a member of the Praetorian Guard for Roman emperor Diocletian, but was sentenced to death for refusing to recant his Christian faith. He became one of the most venerated saints, heroes and megalomartyrs in Christianity, and he has been especially venerated as a military saint since the Crusades. He is respected by Christians, Druze, as well as some Muslims as a martyr of monotheistic faith.

Peter Willemoes

Peter Willemoes 17 Peter Willemoes was a Danish naval officer. He fell in the Battle of Zealand Point. He is commemorated by a statue on the harbourfront in his native town of Assens.

Hans Egede

Hans Egede 16 Hans Poulsen Egede was a Dano-Norwegian Lutheran missionary who launched mission efforts to Greenland, which led him to be styled the Apostle of Greenland. He established a successful mission among the Inuit and is credited with revitalizing Dano-Norwegian interest in the island after contact had been broken for about 300 years. He founded Greenland's capital Godthåb, now known as Nuuk.

Hans Tausen

Hans Tausen 16 Hans Tausen (Tavsen) nicknamed the “Danish Luther” was the leading Lutheran theologian of the Danish Reformation in Denmark. He served as Bishop of Ribe and published the first translation of the Pentateuch into Danish in 1535.

Carl Nielsen

Carl Nielsen 15 Carl August Nielsen was a Danish composer, conductor and violinist, widely recognized as his country's most prominent composer.

Esbern Snare

Esbern Snare 13 Esbern Snare, also known as Esbern the Resolute, (1127–1204) was a høvding, or chieftain, royal chancellor and crusader. His family were members of the powerful Hvide clan. In 1192, during the Crusades and after the fall of Jerusalem, he led a small group of Danish soldiers to the Holy Land. Upon his return, he had the Church of Our Lady, Kalundborg built.

Knud Rasmussen

Knud Rasmussen 13 Knud Johan Victor Rasmussen was a Greenlandic-Danish polar explorer and anthropologist. He has been called the "father of Eskimology" and was the first European to cross the Northwest Passage via dog sled. He remains well known in Greenland, Denmark and among Canadian Inuit.

Kai Lykke

Kai Lykke 13 Kai Lykke or Cai Lykke was a Danish nobleman and courtier.                                         

Mads Clausen

Mads Clausen 13 Mads Clausen born in Elsmark, parish of Havnbjerg, municipality of Nordborg in Denmark, was a Danish industrialist and founder of Danfoss in 1933. He died in transit from Elsmark to Sønderborg.

Vitus Bering

Vitus Bering 12 Vitus Jonassen Bering, also known as Ivan Ivanovich Bering, was a Danish cartographer and explorer in Russian service, and an officer in the Russian Navy. He is known as a leader of two Russian expeditions, namely the First Kamchatka Expedition and the Great Northern Expedition, exploring the north-eastern coast of the Asian continent and from there the western coast on the North American continent. The Bering Strait, the Bering Sea, Bering Island, the Bering Glacier, and Vitus Lake were all named in his honor.

Carit Etlar

Carit Etlar 12 Carit Etlar, the better-known pen name of Carl Brosbøll, was a Danish author, known mostly for his 1853 book Gjøngehøvdingen about the eponymous Svend Poulsen Gønge.

Karen Blixen

Karen Blixen 12 Baroness Karen Christenze von Blixen-Finecke was a Danish author who wrote in Danish and English. She is also known under her pen names Isak Dinesen, used in English-speaking countries; Tania Blixen, used in German-speaking countries; Osceola, and Pierre Andrézel.

Jens Søndergaard

Jens Søndergaard 12 Jens Søndergaard was a Danish expressionist painter. He specialised in strongly coloured landscapes depicting his feelings for the power of nature and the sea. Søndergaard won both national and international acclaim.

Peder Skram

Peder Skram 11 Peder Skram was a Danish Admiral and naval hero.                                                   

Johan Rantzau

Johan Rantzau 11 Johan Rantzau was a German-Danish general and statesman known for his role in the Count's Feud. His military leadership ensured the succession of Christian III to the throne, which brought about the Reformation in Denmark.

Carl Ploug

Carl Ploug 11 Carl Parmo Ploug was a Danish poet, editor and politician.                                         

Henrik Ibsen

Henrik Ibsen 11 Henrik Johan Ibsen was a Norwegian playwright and theatre director. As one of the founders of modernism in theatre, Ibsen is often referred to as "the father of realism" and one of the most influential playwrights of his time, as well of one of the most influential playwrights in Western literature more generally. His major works include Brand, Peer Gynt, Emperor and Galilean, A Doll's House, Ghosts, An Enemy of the People, The Wild Duck, Rosmersholm, Hedda Gabler, The Master Builder, and When We Dead Awaken. Ibsen is the most frequently performed dramatist in the world after Shakespeare, and A Doll's House was the world's most performed play in 2006.

Holger Drachmann

Holger Drachmann 11 Holger Henrik Herholdt Drachmann was a Danish poet, dramatist and painter. He was a member of the Skagen artistic colony and became a figure of the Scandinavian Modern Breakthrough Movement.

Margrethe II

Margrethe II 11 Margrethe II is a member of the Danish royal family who reigned as Queen of Denmark from 14 January 1972 until her abdication on 14 January 2024. Having reigned for exactly 52 years, she was the second-longest reigning Danish monarch after Christian IV.

Georg Brandes

Georg Brandes 11 Georg Morris Cohen Brandes was a Danish critic and scholar who greatly influenced Scandinavian and European literature from the 1870s through the turn of the 20th century. He is seen as the theorist behind the "Modern Breakthrough" of Scandinavian culture. At the age of 30, Brandes formulated the principles of a new realism and naturalism, condemning hyper-aesthetic writing and also fantasy in literature. His literary goals were shared by some other authors, among them the Norwegian "realist" playwright Henrik Ibsen.

Cort Adeler

Cort Adeler 10 Cort Sivertsen Adeler, known in Denmark as Coort Sifvertsen Adelaer, in the Netherlands as Koert Sievertsen Adelaer and in Italy as Curzio Suffrido Adelborst, was the name of honour given to Kurt Sivertsen, a Norwegian seaman, who rendered distinguished service to the Danish and Dutch navies, and also to the Republic of Venice against the Turks.

Jakob Knudsen

Jakob Knudsen 10 Jakob Christian Lindberg Knudsen was a Danish author, educator and clergyman.                       

Hans Christian Lumbye

Hans Christian Lumbye 10 Hans Christian Lumbye was a Danish composer of waltzes, polkas, mazurkas and galops, among other things.

Niels Gade

Niels Gade 10 Niels Wilhelm Gade was a Danish composer, conductor, violinist, organist and teacher. Together with Johan Peter Emilius Hartmann, he was the leading Danish musician of his day, in the period known as the Danish Golden Age.

Olfert Fischer

Olfert Fischer 10 Johan Olfert Fischer was a Danish officer in the Royal Dano-Norwegian Navy. He commanded the Dano-Norwegian fleet against British forces under Lord Nelson during the Danish defeat at Copenhagen on 2 April 1801.

Mathilde Fibiger

Mathilde Fibiger 10 Mathilde Fibiger was a Danish feminist, novelist, and telegraphist.                                 

Peder Severin Krøyer

Peder Severin Krøyer 10 Peder Severin Krøyer, also known as P. S. Krøyer, was a Danish painter.                             

Saint Peter

Saint Peter 10 Saint Peter, also known as Peter the Apostle, Simon Peter, Simeon, Simon, or Cephas, was one of the Twelve Apostles of Jesus Christ and one of the first leaders of the early Christian Church. He appears repeatedly and prominently in all four New Testament gospels as well as the Acts of the Apostles. Catholic tradition accredits Peter as the first bishop of Rome‍—‌or pope‍—‌and also as the first bishop of Antioch.

Gustav Wied

Gustav Wied 10 Gustav Johannes Wied was a Danish writer. He was generally known as a satirical critic of society in his time and he deliberately used his writing talents to expose the establishment, bourgeoisie and ruling class. The government had him imprisoned for 14 days in 1882 for a short story published in a newspaper. Wied wrote novels, short stories, poems and plays.

Christen Mikkelsen Kold

Christen Mikkelsen Kold 10 Christen Mikkelsen Kold was a Danish teacher, notable for creating the Danish Folk high school system, for non-degree education of adults.

Albert Dam

Albert Dam 10 (Niels) Albert Dam var en dansk forfatter.                                                         

Hans Peter Jørgen Julius Thomsen

Hans Peter Jørgen Julius Thomsen 9 Hans Peter Jørgen Julius Thomsen was a Danish chemist noted in thermochemistry for the Thomsen–Berthelot principle.

Thit Jensen

Thit Jensen 9 Maria Kirstine Dorothea Jensen was a Danish novelist and author who wrote under the name Thit Jensen. She is known for her short stories, plays, and socially-critical articles.

Niels Ebbesen

Niels Ebbesen 9 Niels Ebbesen was a Danish squire and national hero, known for assassinating Gerhard III, Count of Holstein-Rendsburg in 1340. From 1332 to 1340, Count Gerhard was the lord of both Jutland and Funen. His death meant the end of Holstein rule in Denmark.

Poul Møller

Poul Møller 9 Poul Møller was a Danish Conservative People's Party politician.                                   

Thøger Larsen

Thøger Larsen 9 Thøger Larsen var en dansk digter, oversætter og maler.                                             

Carsten Hauch

Carsten Hauch 9 Johannes Carsten Hauch was a Danish poet.                                                           

Frederik Paludan-Müller

Frederik Paludan-Müller 9 Frederik Paludan-Müller was a Danish poet, the third son of Jens Paludan-Müller and born in Kerteminde, on the island of Funen.

Peter Holm (museum director)

Peter Holm (museum director) 9 Peter Holm was a Danish museum director and curator. Holm is best known for creating The Old Town Museum in Aarhus, Denmark, an open-air 'living' museum on the history of Danish life and architecture with a focus on the changes brought to urban life by the industrialization of the early 20th century and the development of the city through time. Holm worked against established museum organizations to create the first open air museum in Scandinavia and one of the largest open air museums in Europe.

Skjalm Hvide

Skjalm Hvide 8 Skjalm Hvide, was the Earl of Zealand in Denmark in the end of the Viking Age (793–1066) and up to his death. Skjalm's father was Toke Trylle, whose father was Slag, based on Absalon, a medieval account scanned, translated and published by Google.

Steen Bille

Steen Bille 8 Steen Bille (1565–1629) was a Danish councillor and diplomat.                                       

Johannes V. Jensen

Johannes V. Jensen 8 Johannes Vilhelm Jensen was a Danish author, known as one of the great Danish writers of the first half of 20th century. He was awarded the 1944 Nobel Prize in Literature "for the rare strength and fertility of his poetic imagination with which is combined an intellectual curiosity of wide scope and a bold, freshly creative style". One of his sisters, Thit Jensen, was also a well-known writer and a very vocal, and occasionally controversial, early feminist.

Anna Ancher

Anna Ancher 8 Anna Ancher was a Danish artist associated with the Skagen Painters, an artist colony on the northern point of Jylland, Denmark. She is considered to be one of Denmark's greatest visual artists.

Ludvig Mylius-Erichsen

Ludvig Mylius-Erichsen 8 Ludvig Mylius-Erichsen was a Danish author, ethnologist, and explorer, from Ringkøbing. He was most notably an explorer of Greenland.

Fridtjof Nansen

Fridtjof Nansen 8 Fridtjof Wedel-Jarlsberg Nansen was a Norwegian polymath and Nobel Peace Prize laureate. He gained prominence at various points in his life as an explorer, scientist, diplomat, humanitarian and co-founded the Fatherland League.

Henrik Gerner

Henrik Gerner 7 Henrik Gerner (1742–1787) was a Danish naval officer who specialised in shipbuilding and naval architecture. His interests as an entrepreneurial engineer led to unsinkable gun platforms, horse-driven dredging machines, and desalination equipment for Orient-bound trading ships.

Erik Bøgh

Erik Bøgh 7 Erik Bøgh was a Danish journalist, playwright and songwriter. From 1881 to 1899 he worked at the Royal Danish Theatre.

Christian X of Denmark

Christian X of Denmark 7 Christian X was King of Denmark from 1912 until his death in 1947. He was also the only King of Iceland as Kristján X, holding the title as a result of the personal union between Denmark and independent Iceland between 1918 and 1944.

Martin of Tours

Martin of Tours 7 Martin of Tours, also known as Martin the Merciful, was the third bishop of Tours. He has become one of the most familiar and recognizable Christian saints in France, heralded as the patron saint of the Third Republic, and is patron saint of many communities and organizations across Europe. A native of Pannonia, he converted to Christianity at a young age. He served in the Roman cavalry in Gaul, but left military service at some point prior to 361, when he became a disciple of Hilary of Poitiers, establishing the monastery at Ligugé. He was consecrated as Bishop of Caesarodunum (Tours) in 371. As bishop, he was active in the suppression of the remnants of Gallo-Roman religion, but he opposed the violent persecution of the Priscillianist sect of ascetics.

Olaf Rude

Olaf Rude 7 Olaf Rude was a Danish painter. He was a professor at the Royal Danish Academy of Art from 1953 to 1956. He is remembered in particular for his paintings of oak trees at Skejten on Lolland, two of which can be seen at Christiansborg.

Nis Petersen

Nis Petersen 7 Nis Petersen var en af sin tids mest populære danske digtere og forfattere. Han var fætter til Kaj Munk. Han debuterede i 1926 med digtsamlingen Nattens pibere. Hans største romaner er Sandalmagernes gade, som foregår i det multietniske antikke Rom, og Spildt mælk, som foregår i det borgerkrigshærgede Irland. Begge blev oversat til engelsk og hurtigt solgt i flere oplag.

Peter Hansen (painter)

Peter Hansen (painter) 7 Peter Marius Hansen was a Danish painter who became one of the Fynboerne or "Funen Painters" group living and working on the island of Funen.

Peter Lange-Müller

Peter Lange-Müller 6 Peter Erasmus Lange-Müller was a Danish composer and pianist. His compositional style was influenced by Danish folk music and by the work of Robert Schumann; Johannes Brahms; and his Danish countrymen, including J.P.E. Hartmann.

Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart

Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart 6 Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart was a prolific and influential composer of the Classical period. Despite his short life, his rapid pace of composition resulted in more than 800 works representing virtually every Western classical genre of his time. Many of these compositions are acknowledged as pinnacles of the symphonic, concertante, chamber, operatic, and choral repertoire. Mozart is widely regarded as being one of the greatest composers in the history of Western music, with his music admired for its "melodic beauty, its formal elegance and its richness of harmony and texture".

Buris Henriksen

Buris Henriksen 6 Buris Henriksen også kendt som Prins Buris var søn af Henrik Skadelår og Ingerid Ragnvaldsdatter (no). Han forsøgte uden held at vælte Valdemar den Store af tronen i 1167, og blev fængslet på Søborg Slot.

Franz Schubert

Franz Schubert 6 Franz Peter Schubert was an Austrian composer of the late Classical and early Romantic eras. Despite his short life, Schubert left behind a vast oeuvre, including more than 600 secular vocal works, seven complete symphonies, sacred music, operas, incidental music, and a large body of piano and chamber music. His major works include the art songs "Erlkönig", "Gretchen am Spinnrade", "Ave Maria"; the Trout Quintet, the unfinished Symphony No. 8 in B minor, the "Great" Symphony No. 9 in C major, the String Quartet No. 14 Death and the Maiden, a String Quintet, the two sets of Impromptus for solo piano, the three last piano sonatas, the Fantasia in F minor for piano four hands, the opera Fierrabras, the incidental music to the play Rosamunde, and the song cycles Die schöne Müllerin, Winterreise and Schwanengesang.

Skipper Clement

Skipper Clement 6 Klemen Andersen "Skipper Clement" was a Danish merchant, captain, privateer and leader of the peasant rebellion that was part of the civil war known as the Count's Feud.

Holger Danske (resistance group)

Holger Danske (resistance group) 6 Holger Danske was a Danish resistance group during World War II. It was among the largest Danish resistance groups and consisted of around 350 volunteers towards the end of the war. The group carried out sabotage operations, including blowing up railway lines strategically important to the Germans. Among their largest sabotage actions was the blowing up of the Forum Copenhagen in 1943. Holger Danske was responsible for around 200 killings of informers who had revealed the identity and/or the whereabouts of members of the resistance. The group was named after the legendary Danish hero Holger Danske.

Jens Jessen

Jens Jessen 6 Jens Jessen var en dansk journalist og politiker.                                                   

Niels Peter Høeg Hagen

Niels Peter Høeg Hagen 6 Niels Peter Høeg Hagen was a Danish military officer, polar explorer and cartographer. He participated and perished in the ill-fated Denmark expedition to NE Greenland in 1906.

Nicolas Steno

Nicolas Steno 6 Niels Steensen ; 1 January 1638 – 25 November 1686 [NS: 11 January 1638 – 5 December 1686]) was a Danish scientist, a pioneer in both anatomy and geology who became a Catholic bishop in his later years.

Carl Bloch

Carl Bloch 6 Carl Heinrich Bloch was a Danish artist.                                                           

Marie Grubbe

Marie Grubbe 6 Fru Marie Grubbe (1643–1718) was a member of the Danish nobility who drew a lot of attention by her many extramarital affairs. She has been the inspiration for books, plays and operas.

Stig Andersen Hvide

Stig Andersen Hvide 6 Stig Andersen Hvide was a Danish nobleman and magnate, known as the leading man among the outlaws after the murder of King Eric V of Denmark. In Danish tradition, he is known as Marsk Stig.

Valdemar Poulsen

Valdemar Poulsen 6 Valdemar Poulsen was a Danish engineer who developed a magnetic wire recorder called the telegraphone in 1898. He also made significant contributions to early radio technology, including the first continuous wave radio transmitter, the Poulsen arc, which was used for a majority of the earliest audio radio transmissions, before being supplanted by the development of vacuum-tube transmitters.

Eric VI of Denmark

Eric VI of Denmark 6 Eric VI Menved was King of Denmark (1286–1319). A son of King Eric V and Agnes of Brandenburg, he became king in 1286 at age 12, when his father was murdered on 22 November by unknown assailants. On account of his age, his mother ruled for him until 1294.

Iver Huitfeldt

Iver Huitfeldt 6 Iver Huitfeldt was a Danish-Norwegian naval officer who was killed in action, when he commanded the ship Dannebroge during the Great Northern War 1700–1721.

Søren Kierkegaard

Søren Kierkegaard 6 Søren Aabye Kierkegaard was a Danish theologian, philosopher, poet, social critic, and religious author who is widely considered to be the first existentialist philosopher. He wrote critical texts on organized religion, Christianity, morality, ethics, psychology, and the philosophy of religion, displaying a fondness for metaphor, irony, and parables. Much of his philosophical work deals with the issues of how one lives as a "single individual", giving priority to concrete human reality over abstract thinking and highlighting the importance of personal choice and commitment. He was against literary critics who defined idealist intellectuals and philosophers of his time, and thought that Swedenborg, Hegel, Fichte, Schelling, Schlegel, and Hans Christian Andersen were all "understood" far too quickly by "scholars."

Otte Rud

Otte Rud 6 Otte Ruud, born 1520, died 1565, was a Danish-Norwegian admiral during the Northern Seven Years' War, who died in Swedish captivity. He spent his youth in foreign military service, and then held different fiefs from the King. Called up to duty during the war, he at first distinguished himself at land, later becoming a ship's captain, and finally admiral commanding the Danish fleet.

Niels Ebbesen Hansen

Niels Ebbesen Hansen 6 Niels Ebbesen Hansen was a Danish-American horticulturist, botanist, and agricultural explorer for the United States Department of Agriculture and the state of South Dakota. He searched the harsh environments of northern Scandinavia, Siberia, Manchuria, and the dry steppes of the Volga for plant stock that could flourish on the upper Great Plains.

Morten Børup

Morten Børup 6 Morten Børup (1446–1526) was a Danish educator, cathedral cantor and Latin poet.                   

Roald Amundsen

Roald Amundsen 6 Roald Engelbregt Gravning Amundsen was a Norwegian explorer of polar regions. He was a key figure of the period known as the Heroic Age of Antarctic Exploration.

Christian Richardt

Christian Richardt 6 Christian Richardt was a Danish writer. He wrote the libretto for the opera Drot og marsk by Peter Heise.

Knuth Becker

Knuth Becker 6 Carl Henrik Knuth Becker var en dansk forfatter og godsejer.                                       

Jens Munk

Jens Munk 5 Jens Munk was a Danish-Norwegian navigator and explorer. He entered into the service of King Christian IV of Denmark-Norway and is most noted for his attempts to find the Northwest Passage.

Canute Lavard

Canute Lavard 5 Canute Lavard was a Danish prince. Later he was the first Duke of Schleswig and the first border prince who was both a Danish and a German vassal, a position leading towards the historical double position of Southern Jutland. He was killed by his cousin Magnus, who saw him as a rival to the Danish throne. Canute Lavard was canonized in 1170.

Tycho Brahe

Tycho Brahe 5 Tycho Brahe, generally called Tycho for short, was a Danish astronomer of the Renaissance, known for his comprehensive and unprecedentedly accurate astronomical observations. He was known during his lifetime as an astronomer, astrologer, and alchemist. He was the last major astronomer before the invention of the telescope.

Emil Reesen

Emil Reesen 5 Emil Reesen was a Danish composer, conductor and pianist. Aside from composing for ballets and operas he was also a noted film score composer. He is remembered mainly for his operetta Farinelli (1942), which is still popular today.

J. Hans D. Jensen

J. Hans D. Jensen 5 Johannes Hans Daniel Jensen was a German nuclear physicist. During World War II, he worked on the German nuclear energy project, known as the Uranium Club, where he contributed to the separation of uranium isotopes. After the war, Jensen was a professor at the University of Heidelberg. He was a visiting professor at the University of Wisconsin–Madison, the Institute for Advanced Study, University of California, Berkeley, Indiana University, and the California Institute of Technology.

Peder Oxe

Peder Oxe 5 Peder Oxe was a Danish finance minister and Steward of the Realm.                                   

Hans Peter Hansen

Hans Peter Hansen 5 Hans Peter Hansen was a Danish xylographer who specialized in portraits.                           

H. C. Hansen

H. C. Hansen 5 Hans Christian Svane Hansen, often known as H. C. Hansen or simply H. C., was a Danish politician who served as Prime Minister of Denmark from 1955 until his death in 1960. A Social Democrat, Hansen served as finance minister in the unity cabinet from May to November 1945 and again from 1947 to 1950 under Hans Hedtoft. He served as minister of industry, commerce and seafare in the final month of Hedtoft's first cabinet, and later became foreign minister in 1953, and continued in this post during his own premiership until 1958. He was elected leader of his party following the death of Hedtoft.

Niels Bugge

Niels Bugge 5 Niels Bugge var en jysk stormand og oprørsleder.                                                   

Peter Freuchen

Peter Freuchen 5 Lorenz Peter Elfred Freuchen was a Danish explorer, author, journalist and anthropologist. He is notable for his role in Arctic exploration, namely the Thule Expeditions.

Tove Ditlevsen

Tove Ditlevsen 5 Tove Irma Margit Ditlevsen was a Danish poet and author. With published works in a variety of genres, she was one of Denmark's best-known authors by the time of her death.

Ejnar Mikkelsen

Ejnar Mikkelsen 5 Ejnar Mikkelsen was a Danish polar explorer and writer. He is most known for his expeditions to Greenland.

Hans Christian Gram

Hans Christian Gram 5 Hans Christian Joachim Gram was a Danish bacteriologist noted for his development of the Gram stain, still a standard technique to classify bacteria and make them more visible under a microscope.

Ludwig van Beethoven

Ludwig van Beethoven 4 Ludwig van Beethoven was a German composer and pianist. He is one of the most revered figures in the history of Western music; his works rank among the most performed of the classical music repertoire and span the transition from the Classical period to the Romantic era in classical music. Beethoven's career has conventionally been divided into early, middle, and late periods. His early period, during which he forged his craft, is typically considered to have lasted until 1802. From 1802 to around 1812, his middle period showed an individual development from the styles of Joseph Haydn and Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart, and is sometimes characterized as heroic. During this time, he began to grow increasingly deaf. In his late period, from 1812 to 1827, he extended his innovations in musical form and expression.

Joseph Haydn

Joseph Haydn 4 Franz Joseph Haydn was an Austrian composer of the Classical period. He was instrumental in the development of chamber music such as the string quartet and piano trio. His contributions to musical form have led him to be called "Father of the Symphony" and "Father of the String quartet".

Laurids Skau

Laurids Skau 4 Laurids Pedersen Skau var bestemt til at være landmand, men blev siden amtsforvalter og politiker. Han blev en fremtrædende person i kampen for danske interesser og bevarelsen af det danske sprog i Sønderjylland. Han var storebror til Peder Skau, der ligeledes viede sit liv til den sønderjyske sag.

Peter Bang (engineer)

Peter Bang (engineer) 4 Peter Boas Bang was a Danish engineer and entrepreneur. In the year 1925 he founded the company Bang & Olufsen with Svend Olufsen.

Gioachino Rossini

Gioachino Rossini 4 Gioachino Antonio Rossini was an Italian composer who gained fame for his 39 operas, although he also wrote many songs, some chamber music and piano pieces and some sacred music. He set new standards for both comic and serious opera before retiring from large-scale composition while still in his thirties, at the height of his popularity.

Svend Poulsen

Svend Poulsen 4 Svend Poulsen, also referred to as Svend Poulsen Gønge was a Danish military commander in the 17th century, serving in the armies of Christian IV, Frederick III, and Christian V. He fought in the Torstenson War, Second Northern War, and the Scanian War, and led the snaphane militia in guerilla warfare against Sweden in occupied Zealand from 1658 to 1659. He was popularized under the name Gøngehøvdingen in 1853, when his exploits were fictionalized under that name by Danish author Carit Etlar. The historicity of his aliases has since been disputed.

Thomas Edison

Thomas Edison 4 Thomas Alva Edison was an American inventor and businessman. He developed many devices in fields such as electric power generation, mass communication, sound recording, and motion pictures. These inventions, which include the phonograph, the motion picture camera, and early versions of the electric light bulb, have had a widespread impact on the modern industrialized world. He was one of the first inventors to apply the principles of organized science and teamwork to the process of invention, working with many researchers and employees. He established the first industrial research laboratory.

Gustav Johannsen

Gustav Johannsen 4 Gustav Henrik Jøns Johannsen var en dansk journalist og politiker.                                 

Orla Lehmann

Orla Lehmann 4 Peter Martin Orla Lehmann was a Danish statesman, a key figure in the development of Denmark's parliamentary government.

Henrik Hertz

Henrik Hertz 4 Henrik Hertz was a Danish poet.                                                                     

Sophus Bauditz

Sophus Bauditz 4 Sophus Gustav Bauditz var en dansk skolemand, forfatter og dramatiker.                             

Eric V of Denmark

Eric V of Denmark 4 Eric V Klipping was King of Denmark from 1259 to 1286. After his father Christopher I died, his mother Margaret Sambiria ruled Denmark in his name until 1266, proving to be a competent regent. Between 1261 and 1262, the young King Eric was a prisoner in Holstein following a military defeat. Afterwards, he lived in Brandenburg, where he was initially held captive by John I, Margrave of Brandenburg.

Selma Lagerlöf

Selma Lagerlöf 4 Selma Ottilia Lovisa Lagerlöf was a Swedish writer. She published her first novel, Gösta Berling's Saga, at the age of 33. She was the first woman to win the Nobel Prize in Literature, which she was awarded in 1909. Additionally, she was the first woman to be granted a membership in the Swedish Academy in 1914.

Niels-Henning Ørsted Pedersen

Niels-Henning Ørsted Pedersen 4 Niels-Henning Ørsted Pedersen, also known by his abbreviated nickname NHØP, was a Danish jazz double bassist.

Ole Jensen (neuroscientist)

Ole Jensen (neuroscientist) 4 Ole Jensen is a Danish neuroscientist and professor of translational neuroscience at the School of Psychology, University of Birmingham. He is known for his research work on applying magnetoencephalography to study the functioning of human brain.

Søren Kanne

Søren Kanne 4 Søren Kanne var en dansk husmand, bosat ved Grenaa, der i 1835 opnåede berømmelse ved at redde en forlist skipper.

Asser Rig

Asser Rig 4 Asser Rig was a jarl and chieftain from Zealand, Denmark, a son of Skjalm Hvide and Signe Asbjørnsdatter. They are sometimes referred to as Asser Rig Skjalmsen Hvide.

Klaus Berntsen

Klaus Berntsen 4 Klaus Berntsen was a Danish politician, representing the Liberal party, Venstre. He was Council President of Denmark from 1910 to 1913. He served as minister of defence from 1910 to 1913 and again from 1920 to 1922. He was also minister of the interior from 1908 to 1909.

Ole Worm

Ole Worm 4 Ole Worm, who often went by the Latinized form of his name Olaus Wormius, was a Danish physician, natural historian and antiquary. He was a professor at the University of Copenhagen where he taught Greek, Latin, physics and medicine.

Asger Jorn

Asger Jorn 4 Asger Oluf Jorn was a Danish painter, sculptor, ceramic artist, and author. He was a founding member of the avant-garde movement COBRA and the Situationist International. He was born in Vejrum, in the northwest corner of Jutland, Denmark, and baptized Asger Oluf Jørgensen.

Gertrud Rask

Gertrud Rask 4 Gertrud Rask was the first wife of the Danish-Norwegian missionary to Greenland Hans Egede and was the mother of the missionary and translator Paul Egede.

Jørgen Brønlund

Jørgen Brønlund 4 Jørgen Brønlund was a Greenlandic polar explorer, educator, and catechist. He participated in two Danish expeditions to Greenland in the early 20th century.

Jacob Gade

Jacob Gade 4 Jacob Thune Hansen Gade was a Danish violinist and composer, mostly of orchestral popular music. He is remembered today for a single tune, Jalousie.

Rudolf Diesel

Rudolf Diesel 4 Rudolf Christian Karl Diesel was a German inventor and mechanical engineer who is famous for having invented the Diesel engine, which burns Diesel fuel; both are named after him.

Erik Eriksen

Erik Eriksen 4 Erik Eriksen was a Danish politician, who served as Prime Minister of Denmark from 1950 to 1953 and as the fourth President of the Nordic Council in 1956. Eriksen was leader of the Danish Liberal party Venstre from 1950 to 1965. He served as Prime Minister of Denmark from 30 October 1950 to 30 September 1953 as leader of the Eriksen cabinet forming a minority government of Venstre and the Conservative People's Party. Eriksen was a farmer by profession.

Johannes Brahms

Johannes Brahms 4 Johannes Brahms was a German composer, pianist, and conductor of the mid-Romantic period. Born in Hamburg into a Lutheran family, he spent much of his professional life in Vienna. He is sometimes grouped with Johann Sebastian Bach and Ludwig van Beethoven as one of the "Three Bs" of music, a comment originally made by the nineteenth-century conductor Hans von Bülow.

Inge Lehmann

Inge Lehmann 4 Inge Lehmann was a Danish seismologist and geophysicist who is known for her discovery in 1936 of the solid inner core that exists within the molten outer core of the Earth. The seismic discontinuity in the speed of seismic waves at depths between 190 and 250 km is named the Lehmann discontinuity after her. Lehmann is considered to be a pioneer among women and scientists in seismology research.

Christian IX of Denmark

Christian IX of Denmark 3 Christian IX was King of Denmark from 15 November 1863 until his death in 1906. From 1863 to 1864, he was concurrently Duke of Schleswig, Holstein and Lauenburg.

Edith Rode

Edith Rode 3 Edith Rode née Nebelong was a Danish novelist and a journalist with Berlingske Tidende. She also ran a popular correspondence column for the magazine Familie Journalen. In addition to fiction, she was the editor of Den gyldne bog om danske kvinder (1941), a collection of biographies of notable Danish women. She is remembered in particular for the three memoir portraits she wrote towards the end of her life: Der var engang, Paa Togt i Erindringen, and Paa Rejse i Livet.

Frederick VII of Denmark

Frederick VII of Denmark 3 Frederick VII was King of Denmark from 1848 to 1863. He was the last Danish monarch of the older Royal branch of the House of Oldenburg and the last king of Denmark to rule as an absolute monarch. During his reign, he signed a constitution that established a Danish parliament and made the country a constitutional monarchy. Frederick's motto was Folkets Kærlighed, min Styrke.

Harald Kidde

Harald Kidde 3 Harald Henrik Sager Kidde was a Danish writer and brother of the politician Aage Kidde. He is best known for the novel Helten, which is one of the key novels in Danish literature. Kidde died of Spanish flu in 1918. He was only 40 years old at the time. There is an extensive Kidde-archive at Vejle Town Archive.

Niels Hemmingsen

Niels Hemmingsen 3 Niels Hemmingsen, Latinized Nicolaus Hemmingius, was a Danish Lutheran theologian. He was pastor of the Church of the Holy Ghost, Copenhagen and professor at the University of Copenhagen. The street Niels Hemmingsens Gade in Copenhagen is named in his honor.

Rasmus Rask

Rasmus Rask 3 Rasmus Kristian Rask was a Danish linguist and philologist. He wrote several grammars and worked on comparative phonology and morphology. Rask traveled extensively to study languages, first to Iceland, where he wrote the first grammar of Icelandic, and later to Russia, Persia, India, and Ceylon. Shortly before his death, he was hired as professor of Eastern languages at the University of Copenhagen. Rask is especially known for his contributions to comparative linguistics, including an early formulation of what would later be known as Grimm's Law. He was elected as a member to the American Philosophical Society in 1829.

Helge Rode

Helge Rode 3 Helge Rode was a Danish writer and critic, and journalist for Politiken, Berlingske Tidende, and Illustreret Tidende. He was a son of Margrethe Rode, the brother of politician Ove Rode, and father of actor Ebbe Rode. In 1905, he married the writer Edith Rode, with whom he had four children.

Olaf Poulsen

Olaf Poulsen 3 Olaf Poulsen may refer to:Olaf Poulsen (actor), Danish actor Olaf Poulsen (Norway), Norwegian sports official Olaf Klitgaard Poulsen, Danish rower

Holger Sørensen (arkitekt)

Holger Sørensen (arkitekt) 3 Holger Verner Sørensen var en dansk modernistisk arkitekt.                                         

Mary Magdalene

Mary Magdalene 3 Mary Magdalene was a woman who, according to the four canonical gospels, traveled with Jesus as one of his followers and was a witness to his crucifixion and resurrection. She is mentioned by name twelve times in the canonical gospels, more than most of the apostles and more than any other woman in the gospels, other than Jesus's family. Mary's epithet Magdalene may be a toponymic surname, meaning that she came from the town of Magdala, a fishing town on the western shore of the Sea of Galilee in Roman Judea.

Ove Gjedde

Ove Gjedde 3 Ove Gjedde was a Danish nobleman and Admiral of the Realm (Rigsadmiral). He established the Danish colony at Tharangambadi and constructed Fort Dansborg as the base for Danish settlement. He was a member of the interim government that followed the death of King Christian IV and which imposed restrictions (Haandfæstning) on his successor King Frederick III.

Rasmus Nielsen (philosopher)

Rasmus Nielsen (philosopher) 3 Rasmus Nielsen was a Danish philosopher and professor, as well as a critic of Søren Kierkegaard.   

Jens Peter Jacobsen

Jens Peter Jacobsen 3 Jens Peter Jacobsen was a Danish novelist, poet, and scientist, in Denmark often just written as "J. P. Jacobsen". He began the naturalist movement in Danish literature and was a part of the Modern Breakthrough.

Michael Ancher

Michael Ancher 3 Michael Peter Ancher was a Danish realist artist, and widely known for his paintings of fishermen, the Skagerak and the North Sea, and other scenes from the Danish fishing community in Skagen.

Carl Andersen

Carl Andersen 3 Carl Andersen may refer to:Carl Andersen (gymnast) (1879–1967), Danish architect who competed as a gymnast in the 1906 and 1908 Olympics Carl Rudolf Andersen (1899–1983), Danish gymnast who competed in the 1920 Olympics Carl Albert Andersen (1876–1951), Norwegian pole vaulter, high jumper, and gymnast Carl Thorvald Andersen (1835–1916), Danish architect Carl-Ebbe Andersen (1929–2009), Danish rower Herman Carl Andersen (1897–1978), U.S. Representative from Minnesota Carl Joachim Andersen (1847–1909), Danish flutist, conductor and composer

Karl Jensen (painter)

Karl Jensen (painter) 3 Karl Georg Jensen was a Danish painter. He is remembered for his landscapes of northern Zealand and for his architectural interiors.

Anders Nielsen (politician)

Anders Nielsen (politician) 3 Anders Nielsen was a Danish farmer, editor, politician, and Minister for Agriculture. He was elected for Venstre, and served as minister from 1908 to 1909 in the governments of both Niels Neergaard and Ludvig Holstein-Ledreborg, and again in the Klaus Berntsen government from 1910 to 1913.

Arnold Peter Møller

Arnold Peter Møller 3 Arnold Peter Møller, better known as A. P. Møller, was a Danish shipping magnate, businessman who was the founder of the A.P. Moller-Maersk Group in 1904.

Frédéric Chopin

Frédéric Chopin 3 Frédéric François Chopin was a Polish composer and virtuoso pianist of the Romantic period, who wrote primarily for solo piano. He has maintained worldwide renown as a leading musician of his era, one whose "poetic genius was based on a professional technique that was without equal in his generation".

Frederik Jensen

Frederik Jensen 3 Frederik Jensen was a Danish stage and film actor.                                                 

Alexandrine of Mecklenburg-Schwerin

Alexandrine of Mecklenburg-Schwerin 3 Alexandrine of Mecklenburg-Schwerin was Queen of Denmark from 1912 to 1947, as well as Queen of Iceland from 1918 to 1944 as the spouse of King Christian X.

H.P. Hanssen

H.P. Hanssen 3 Hans Peter Hanssen, også kaldet H.P. Hanssen Nørremølle var en sønderjysk politiker og organisator af den danske bevægelse i den periode, hvor Sønderjylland var tysk.

Peder Madsen

Peder Madsen 3 Peder Madsen was a Danish theologian and Bishop of the Diocese of Zealand from 1909 until his death in 1911. Prior to being ordained as a bishop, he had been a professor and the rector of the University of Copenhagen.

Jens Jensen (landscape architect)

Jens Jensen (landscape architect) 3 Jens Jensen was a Danish-American landscape architect.                                             

Kjeld Abell

Kjeld Abell 3 Kjeld Abell was a Danish playwright, screenwriter, and theatrical designer. Born in Ribe, Denmark, Abell's first designs were seen in ballets directed by George Balanchine at Copenhagen's Royal Danish Theatre and London's Alhambra Theatre.

Peder Nielsen

Peder Nielsen 3 Peder Nielsen was a Danish librarian and entomologist who specialised in the order Diptera especially Nematocera.

J.P. Nielsen

J.P. Nielsen 3 Jens Peter Nielsen var en dansk politiker.                                                         

Niels Nielsen (mathematician)

Niels Nielsen (mathematician) 3 Niels Nielsen was a Danish mathematician who specialised in mathematical analysis.                 

Johannes Gutenberg

Johannes Gutenberg 3 Johannes Gensfleisch zur Laden zum Gutenberg was a German inventor and craftsman who introduced letterpress printing to Europe with his movable-type printing press. Though movable type was already in use in East Asia, Gutenberg invented the printing press, which later spread across the world. His work led to an information revolution and the unprecedented mass-spread of literature throughout Europe. It had a profound impact on the development of the Renaissance, Reformation, and humanist movements.

Jens Winther

Jens Winther 3 Jens Winther was a Danish jazz trumpeter, composer, arranger and bandleader. He composed for and played in a long line of European big bands and other orchestras. His work includes compositions for symphony orchestras, chamber ensembles and choirs. As a bandleader, he was noted on the international Jazz scene with his JW European Quartet, particularly since 2007. In 2008, he founded the fusion band JW Electrazz. From 2009, he was based in Berlin, Germany.

Niels Johannes Fjord

Niels Johannes Fjord 3 Niels Johannes Fjord, often referred to as N. J. Fjord, was a Danish Professor at the Royal Veterinary and Agricultural University. He was a pioneer in dairy and milk research in the mid-1800s. He was a driving force and the first leader of the Landøkonomisk Forsøgslaboratorium on Rolighedsvej in 1883.

Emma Gad

Emma Gad 3 Emma Gad, born Emma Halkier, was a Danish writer and socialite who wrote plays and books that were often satirical. Although she was a prolific writer, many of her works fell into obscurity after her death. One work that remained popular was Takt og Tone, a book of etiquette she wrote in old age.
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