Princess Isabella
Countess of Monpezat

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Isabella in 2017
Full name
Isabella Henrietta Ingrid Margrethe
House Monpezat
Father Frederik, Crown Prince of Denmark
Mother Mary, Crown Princess of Denmark
Born 21 April 2007 (2007-04-21) (age 11)
Rigshospitalet, Copenhagen, Denmark
Religion Church of Denmark

Princess Isabella of Denmark (Isabella Henrietta Ingrid Margrethe; born 21 April 2007), is the second child and elder daughter of Crown Prince Frederik and Crown Princess Mary of Denmark, and the fourth grandchild of Margrethe II and the late Henrik, Prince Consort of Denmark.

Isabella is third in the line of succession to the Danish throne.

Early Life


See Birth of Princess Isabella of Denmark

Isabella was born at Rigshospitalet in Copenhagen, Denmark, on 21 April 2007.

At noon on 22 April, a 21-gun salute was fired from the Sixtus Battery at Holmen Naval Base in Copenhagen and from Kronborg Castle to mark her birth.

Isabella has one older sibling: Prince Christian (2005), and two younger siblings: Prince Vincent (2011) and Princess Josephine (2011).


See Christening of Princess Isabella of Denmark

Isabella was christened on 1 July 2007, at the chapel of Fredensborg Palace. Per Danish tradition, her names was announced for the first time as Isabella Henrietta Ingrid Margrethe.

Isabella's godparents are Queen Mathilde of Belgium (then Duchess of Brabant), Princess Alexia of Greece and Denmark, Nadine Johnston, Christian Buchwald, Peter Heering, and Marie Louise Skeel.

Constitutional Position

On 20 December 2007, Per Stig Møller, Denmark's Minister for Foreign Affairs, formally wrote and signed a hand-written document confirming Isabella's position as third in the line of succession to the Danish throne. The Princess's full name, dates of birth and christening, and the names of her godparents were recorded as dictated by the Royal Law of 1799.


On 13 August 2013, Isabella started school at Tranegårdsskolen in Gentofte.

Public Life

Activities and Visits

17-21 September: Because she was still being breastfed, Isabella accompanied her parents to New York on a visit to promote Denmark's "Creative Nation" initiative.

1-8 August: Isabella accompanied her parents and siblings during the family's official visit to Greenland.

Titles, Styles, and Honours

Royal Monogram of Princess Isabella of Denmark

Royal Monogram

Titles and Styles


  • Denmark 11 June 2009: Commemorative 75th Birthday Medal of His Royal Highness The Prince Consort
  • Denmark 16 April 2010: Commemorative 70th Birthday Medal of Her Majesty The Queen
  • Denmark 14 January 2012: Commemorative Ruby Jubilee Medal of Her Majesty The Queen
  • Denmark 16 April 2015: Commemorative 75th Birthday Medal of Her Majesty The Queen

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Princess Isabella of Denmark
Born: 21 April 2007
Lines of succession
Preceded by
Prince Christian of Denmark
Succession to the Danish throne
3rd position
Succeeded by
Prince Vincent of Denmark
Preceded by
Prince Vincent of Denmark
Succession to the British throne
descended from Arthur, son of Victoria
Succeeded by
Princess Josephine of Denmark
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