Prince Henrik of Denmark (Henrik Carl Joachim Alain; born 4 May 2009), is the third child and third and youngest son of Prince Joachim of Denmark, and the elder child and only son of Joachim's second wife, Princess Marie. Henrik is the fifth grandchild of Margrethe II and the late Henrik, Prince Consort of Denmark.
Henrik is ninth in the line of succession to the Danish throne.
|Danish Royal Family|
Prince Henrik was born at Rigshospitalet in Copenhagen, Denmark, on 4 May 2009.
Henrik was christened on 26 July 2009, at Møgeltønder Church. Per Danish tradition, his names were announced for the first time as Henrik Carl Joachim Alain.
On 11 August 2015, Henrik started school at Sct. Joseph Søstrenes Skole, a Catholic private school in Ordrup.
Titles, Styles, and Honours
Titles and Styles
- 4 May 2009 - present: His Highness Prince Henrik of Denmark, Count of Monpezat
- 16 April 2010: Commemorative 70th Birthday Medal of Her Majesty The Queen
- 14 January 2012: Commemorative Ruby Jubilee Medal of Her Majesty The Queen
- 16 April 2015: Commemorative 75th Birthday Medal of Her Majesty The Queen
Prince Henrik of DenmarkBorn: 4 May 2009
|Lines of succession|
Prince Felix of Denmark
|Succession to the Danish throne|
| Succeeded by|
Princess Athena of Denmark
|Succession to the British throne|
descended from Arthur, son of Victoria