look. Queen Margaret of Denmark abdicates the throne
The newspaper wrote that Margaret made her decision in complete secrecy. Frederick only found out a few days ago. Prime Minister Mette Frederiksen was also told very late that she might abandon her New Year's address and would have to write a new one. In addition, Margaret did not inform any of her close friends.
On New Year's Eve, Queen Margaret announced her abdication of the throne after 52 years. She also completed her final official mission as Queen today. There were only a small public audience at the Queen's program on Monday.
Laundry worker Flemming Kjollstrup Jensen was the last Dane to meet the queen, the Danish court posted on Instagram. Since 1972, Margaret has received audiences of between 50 and 150 Danes every few weeks. During her 52 years on the throne, according to the court, there were more than 50,000 conversations. Her son, Crown Prince Frederick, will succeed her next Sunday.
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