Princess Isabella of Denmark

Danish princess, elder daughter of Frederik X of Denmark and Queen Mary

Princess Isabella of Denmark, Countess of Monpezat (Isabella Henrietta Ingrid Margrethe; born 21 April 2007) is a member of the Danish royal family. She is the second child and elder daughter of King Frederik X and Queen Mary of Denmark.

Princess Isabella
Countess of Monpezat
Princess Isabella in 2023
Born (2007-04-21) 21 April 2007 (age 17)
Rigshospitalet, Copenhagen, Denmark
Full name
Isabella Henrietta Ingrid Margrethe
HouseGlücksburg (official)
Monpezat (agnatic)
FatherFrederik X
MotherMary Donaldson
ReligionChurch of Denmark

She is the fourth grandchild and oldest granddaughter of Queen Margrethe II and the late Prince Henrik. She was the first girl born into the Danish royal family since the birth of her great aunt, Queen Anne-Marie of Greece, in 1946. Isabella is third in the line of succession to the Danish throne, after her father and her older brother, Prince Christian.



Princess Isabella was born at Rigshospitalet, the Copenhagen University Hospital, in Copenhagen, to Crown Prince Frederik and Crown Princess Mary.[1]

She was christened on 1 July 2007, at the Royal Chapel of Fredensborg Palace as Isabella Henrietta Ingrid Margrethe, after the Danish queen consort and ancestress Isabella of Austria, the princess's maternal grandmother, paternal great-grandmother, and paternal grandmother respectively. Her godparents were her father's first cousin, Princess Alexia of Greece and Denmark; Queen Mathilde of Belgium (then Duchess of Brabant), Nadine Johnston, Christian Buchwald, Peter Heering and Marie Louise Skeel.[2] Isabella was confirmed in the Lutheran church in the same chapel on 30 April 2022.[3]

Titles and styles and Honor

Royal monogram
  • 21 April 2007 – 29 April 2008: Her Royal Highness Princess Isabella of Denmark[4]
  • 29 April 2008 – Her Royal Highness Princess Isabella of Denmark, Countess of Monpezat

National Honor

-Knight of the Order of the Elephant (R.E.) (14 January 2024)

Medals and Decorations

-Prince Henrik's 75th Birthday Medal (11 June 2009)

-Queen Margrethe II's 70th Birthday Medal (16 April 2010)

-Queen Margrethe II's Ruby Jubilee Medal (14 January 2012)

-Queen Margrethe II's 75th Birthday (16 April 2015)

-Queen Margrethe II and Prince Henrik's Golden Wedding Anniversary Medal (10 June 2017)

-Prince Henrik's Memorial Medal (11 June 2018)

-Queen Margrethe II's 80th Birthday Medal (16 April 2020)

-Queen Margrethe II's Golden Jubilee Medal (14 January 2022)


  1. Kongehuset – Aktuelt – Den Kongelige Families (21 May 2010). Retrieved 18 July 2015.
  2. "Godparents to Her Royal Highness the Princess". 1 June 2007. Archived from the original on 3 December 2011. Retrieved 1 June 2007.
  3. "HRH Princess Isabella's confirmation". Danish royal family. Retrieved 28 April 2022.
  4. "Her Royal Highness Princess Isabella". Danish Royal Court. Archived from the original on 17 February 2014. Retrieved 22 December 2013. Isabella Henrietta Ingrid Margrethe, Princess of Denmark, Countess of Monpezat...

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Princess Isabella of Denmark
Born: 21 April 2007
Lines of succession
Preceded by
Prince Christian of Denmark
Line of succession to the Danish throne
3rd position
Succeeded by
Prince Vincent of Denmark