Today is the fortieth anniversary of the accession to the throne of Queen Margrethe II of Denmark.
There is an online biography of the Queen here, and her official website can be viewed at Danish Monarchy. To mark her jubilee the Queen gave an interview to the BBC which can be seen here.
The Queen of Denmark
Queen Margarethe combines grace and style with a forthright approach to her duties as monarch and to life in general, and is both popular and respected by her own subjects and by her admirers overseas.
Long may she reign.