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Prince Henrik, husband of Denmark's Queen Margrethe II, dies at 83

Prince had lamented fact he was not titled as king and said he would refuse to be buried next to his wife in protestPrince Henrik, the French-born husband of Denmark’s Queen Margrethe II, has died, the palace announced on Wednesday. He was 83.The statement said: “His Royal Highness Prince Henrik died Tuesday, February 13 at 23.18 at Fredensborg Castle”, a royal residence about 25 miles (40km) north of Copenhagen, surrounded by his wife and their two sons. Continue reading......

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Published By: theguardian.com - Wednesday, 14 February