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List of notable or famous journalists from Denmark, with bios and photos, including the top journalists born in Denmark and even some popular journalists who immigrated to Denmark. If you're trying to find out the names of famous Danish journalists then this list is the perfect resource for you. These journalists are among the most prominent in their field, and information about each well-known journalist from Denmark is included when available.

People on this list include Jacob Riis and Martin Andersen Nexø.

This historic journalists from Denmark list can help answer the questions "Who are some Danish journalists of note?" and "Who are the most famous journalists from Denmark?" These prominent journalists of Denmark may or may not be currently alive, but what they all have in common is that they're all respected Danish journalists.

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Connie Hedegaard is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Famous Journalists from Denmark
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Connie Hedegaard Koksbang is a Danish politician and public intellectual who was European Commissioner for Climate Action in the European Commission from 10 February 2010 through 31 October 2014. On behalf of Denmark, she hosted the UN Climate Change Conference in Copenhagen 2009. She was Danish Minister for Climate and Energy from 23 November 2007 as a member of the Cabinet of Anders Fogh Rasmussen III and that of Lars Løkke Rasmussen and had been the Danish Minister for the Environment from 2 August 2004 to 23 November 2007, as a member of the Cabinet of Anders Fogh Rasmussen I and II. In Denmark, she was a member of the Conservative People's Party, and was a member of parliament from 10 ...more on Wikipedia

Age: 57

Birthplace: Holbæk, Denmark

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Dorte Juul Jensen

Dorte Juul Jensen is a senior scientist and head of the Center for Fundamental Research: Metal Structures in Four Dimensions and Materials Research Division, Risø DTU National Laboratory for Sustainable Energy, Roskilde, Denmark. Risø operates under the auspices of the Danish Ministry of Science, Technology and Innovation, researching a wide range of technologies and training Ph.D candidates in the sciences. Jensen's research involves advancing knowledge of the physical characteristics of metal structures. She has pioneered new experimental techniques based on neutron diffraction, electron microscopy, and synchrotron x-ray diffraction. In 1997, Jensen became the first woman to be awarded the ...more on Wikipedia

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Henrik Qvortrup

Henrik Qvortrup is a Danish journalist, political commentator, and previous editor-in-chief of the weekly Danish tabloid magazine Se og Hør. ...more on Wikipedia

Age: 54

Inga Arvad is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Famous Journalists from Denmark
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Inga Arvad was a Danish journalist, later a U.S. citizen, noted for being Adolf Hitler's companion at the 1936 Summer Olympics and for her romantic relationship with John F. Kennedy during 1941 and 1942. The juxtaposition of these facts led to suspicions during World War II that she was a Nazi spy. But secret U.S. investigations uncovered no such evidence, and her past did not harm her professional life or social standing in the United States. She was a motion picture writer for Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer in 1945 and a Hollywood gossip columnist, and from the late 1940s until her death she was the wife of wealthy cowboy actor and military officer Tim McCoy. ...more on Wikipedia

Age: Died at 60 (1913-1973)

Birthplace: Copenhagen, Denmark

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