Flemming
Count of Rosenborg
Margaretha, Princess of Denmark with her children.jpg
Prince Flemming Valdemar with his mother and elder brother, 1922
BornPrince Flemming Valdemar of Denmark
(1922-03-09)9 March 1922
Stockholm, Sweden
Died19 June 2002(2002-06-19) (aged 80)
Antibes, France
Spouse
Alice Ruth Nielsen
(m. 1949)
IssueCount Axel
Count Birger
Count Carl Johan
Countess Désirée
HouseGlücksburg
FatherPrince Axel of Denmark
MotherPrincess Margaretha of Sweden

Count Flemming Valdemar Carl Axel of Rosenborg (9 March 1922 – 19 June 2002) was a former Danish prince.

Life

Prince Flemming was the youngest son and child of Prince Axel of Denmark (himself a son of Prince Valdemar of Denmark) and Princess Margaretha of Sweden.[1]

He renounced his rights to the throne and his princely title and style on 14 June 1949 and took the title of Count of Rosenborg. He served in the Royal Danish Navy as a Commander.[1] Count Flemming of Rosenborg had four children and ten grandchildren.

Marriage

He married Alice Ruth Nielsen (Copenhagen, 8 October 1924 – 25 July 2010) in Copenhagen on 24 May 1949 and had four children:[1]

Titles and styles

Ancestry

References

Citations

  1. ^ a b c d e f g h i Montgomery-Massingberd, Hugh, Burke's Royal Families of the World, vol.1: Europe & Latin America, p.70
  2. ^ Danmarks Adelsbog aarbog, udgivet af Dansk adelsforening, redigeret af Lars Bisgaard, Mogens Kragsgaard Jensen, 2015,

Bibliography

  • Bramsen, Bo (1992). Huset Glücksborg. Europas svigerfader og hans efterslægt [The House of Glücksburg. The Father-in-law of Europe and his descendants] (in Danish) (2nd ed.). Copenhagen: Forlaget Forum. ISBN 87-553-1843-6.