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Crown Prince of Denmark
Count of Monpezat
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Crown Prince Frederik in March 2014
Born 26 May 1968 (1968-05-26) (age 53)
Rigshospitalet, Copenhagen, Denmark
Mary Donaldson (m. 2004)
  • Prince Christian
  • Princess Isabella
  • Prince Vincent
  • Princess Josephine
Full name
Frederik André Henrik Christian
House Glücksburg (matrilineally)
Monpezat (patrilineally)
Father Henri de Laborde de Monpezat
Mother Margrethe II of Denmark
Religion Church of Denmark
Military career
Nickname(s) Pingo
Allegiance  Denmark
Service/branch  Denmark Army
 Royal Danish Navy
Years of service 1986–present
Rank Major General (Army)
Major General (Air Force)
Rear Admiral (Navy)
Unit Royal Life Guard
Guard Hussar Regiment
Danish Frogmen Corps

Frederik, Crown Prince of Denmark, Count of Monpezat, RE, SKmd ( born 26 May 1968) is the heir apparent to the throne of Denmark. Frederik is the elder son of Queen Margrethe II and the late Henrik, Prince Consort.

Titles and styles

  • 26 May 1968 – 14 January 1972: His Royal Highness Prince Frederik of Denmark
  • 14 January 1972 – 29 April 2008: His Royal Highness The Crown Prince of Denmark
  • 29 April 2008 – present: His Royal Highness The Crown Prince of Denmark, Count of Monpezat

His official title in Danish is Hans Kongelige Højhed Kronprins Frederik til Danmark, Greve af Monpezat (His Royal Highness Crown Prince Frederik of Denmark, Count of Monpezat).

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