HRH Prince Christian

Christian Valdemar Henri John, Prince of Denmark, Count of Monpezat, is the son of TRH The Crown Prince and The Crown Princess.

Prince of Denmark
Prince Christian is included in the order of succession to the Throne after HRH The Crown Prince.

Prince Christian was born on 15 October 2005 at Rigshospitalet in Copenhagen.

Christening and confirmation
Prince Christian was christened in Christiansborg Palace Chapel on 21 January 2006 and was confirmed in Fredensborg Palace Chapel on 15 May 2021. 

Prince Christian resides at Herlufsholm Boarding School in Næstved.

Prince Christian's confirmation. Photo: Keld Navntoft, Ritzau Scanpix ©
Prince Christian at Herlufsholm. Photo: Keld Navntoft, Kongehuset ©

Schooling and education
Prince Christian began in 0 class at Tranegårdskolen on Friday, 12 August 2011.

Together with his siblings, Prince Christian began a planned 12-week stay at the international school Lemania-Verbier in Switzerland on 6 January 2020. Because of the situation with Covid-19, the stay was terminated ahead of time.

The Prince began in the gymnasium at Herlufsholm in Næstved on 11 August 2021.