Famous danes through history
Yet another danish list! The list is not chronolohical 🐼
- •H.C. AndersenMaybe THE most famous dane - author, known for pieces such as "The little mermaid" and "The ugly duckling"
- •Niels BohrPhysicist, and nobel prize winner for his contributions in understanding the atomic structure
- •Karen BlixenWriter - had a thing for writing under different pseudonyms
- •Tycho BraheAstronomer - fun fact! He lost a part of his nose in a duel with a family member 🗡
- •Søren KierkegaardAuthor, philosopher, poet and theologian.
- •Gorm the OldFirst King of Denmark 🇩🇰
- •Harald BluetoothSon of Gorm the Old, second King of Denmark - notable man, as he turned the danes to Christianity from the previous Nordic religion
- •Arne JacobsenArchitect, designer - mainly "The egg chair"
- •Hans Christian ØrstedPhysicist and chemist - known for Oersteds Law
- •Jørn UtzonArchitect - designed the Sydney opera house