Denmark’s Prince Henrik, husband of Queen Margrethe II, dead at 83
His Royal Highness Prince Henrik of Denmark, the husband of Danish Queen Margrethe II, died Tuesday night at Fredensborg Palace. He was 83. A statement from the palace said the prince died “died peacefully in his sleep” with his wife and two sons by his side. The palace, 20 miles north of Copenhagen, is used by Margrethe and Henrik as one of their residences.