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Information about reign: Frederik 8. (King Frederick VIII)

From29 January 1906
To14 May 1912
Personal InformationKing Frederick VIII of Denmark (1843 - 1912)

Frederik VIII (Christian Frederik Vilhelm Carl) was King of Denmark from 1906 to 1912.

Before his accession to the throne at age 62, he served as crown prince for 43 years. During the long reign of his father, King Christian IX, he was largely excluded from influence and political power.

The royal style of King Frederick VIII was: "By the Grace of God, King of Denmark, the Wends and the Goths, Duke of Schleswig, Holstein, Stormarn, Dithmarschen, Lauenburg and Oldenburg".