Famous danes through history

Yet another danish list! The list is not chronolohical 🐼
  1. H.C. Andersen
    Maybe THE most famous dane - author, known for pieces such as "The little mermaid" and "The ugly duckling"
  2. Niels Bohr
    Physicist, and nobel prize winner for his contributions in understanding the atomic structure
  3. Karen Blixen
    Writer - had a thing for writing under different pseudonyms
  4. Tycho Brahe
    Astronomer - fun fact! He lost a part of his nose in a duel with a family member 🗡
  5. Søren Kierkegaard
    Author, philosopher, poet and theologian.
  6. Gorm the Old
    First King of Denmark 🇩🇰
  7. Harald Bluetooth
    Son of Gorm the Old, second King of Denmark - notable man, as he turned the danes to Christianity from the previous Nordic religion
  8. Arne Jacobsen
    Architect, designer - mainly "The egg chair"
  9. Hans Christian Ørsted
    Physicist and chemist - known for Oersteds Law
  10. Jørn Utzon
    Architect - designed the Sydney opera house