Prince Henrik, the French-born husband of Denmark’s Queen Margrethe II, had revealed he did not want to be buried next to his wife because he was never made her equal. – AFP file photo
Prince Henrik, the French-born husband of Denmark’s Queen Margrethe II, has died, the palace announced Wednesday. He was 83.
“His Royal Highness Prince Henrik died Tuesday, February 13 at 23:18 at Fredensborg Castle”, a royal residence about 40 kilometres (25 miles) north of Copenhagen, surrounded by his wife and their two sons, the palace statement said.
The palace had warned Tuesday that the prince, who...