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Diplomatic Representation for the Kingdom of Denmark

Foreign Embassies in the U.S. and Their Ambassadors
Office of the Chief of Protocol
September 16, 2010



October 20, 1893Count F. de Reventlow, E.E. and M.P.
(Envoy Extraordinary and Minister Plenipotentiary)
October 21, 1895Constantin Brun, E.E. and M.P.
(Name appeared from June 1895 List as E.E. and M.P. without date)
November 10, 1908Count Moltke, E.E. and M.P.
November 8, 1912Constantin Brun, E.E. and M.P.
December 1, 1930Hubert de Wichfeld, Charge d’Affaires a.i.
December 22, 1930Otto Wadsted, E.E. and M.P.
August 22, 1939Henrik de Kauffmann, Appt. E.E. and M.P.
August 26, 1939E.E. and M.P.
February 6, 1947Henrik de Kauffmann, Ambassador-designate
March 8, 1947Amb. E. and P.
October 9, 1958Count Kield Gustav Knuth-Winterfeldt, Appt. Amb. E. and P.
October 31, 1958Amb. E. and P.
April 6, 1965Torben Ronne, Appt. Amb. E. and P.
April 13, 1965Amb. E. and P.
August 20, 1971Hans J. Christensen, Charge d’Affaires a.i.
September 3, 1971Eyvind Bartels, Appt. Amb. E. and P.
September 21, 1971Amb. E. and P.
November 26, 1975Mr. Peter P. Dyvig, Minister, Charge d’ Affaires ad interim
February 5, 1976Otto Rose Borch, Appt. Amb. E. and P.
February 24, 1976Amb. E. and P.
November 20, 1983Eigil Jorgensen, Apt. Amb. E. and P.
January 9, 1984Amb. E. and P.
June 5, 1989Peter P. Dyvig, Appt.
August 3, 1989Amb. E. and P.
September 5, 1995Knud Erik Tygesen, Appt.
September 15, 1995Amb. E. and P.
May 9, 2000Ulrik A. Federspiel, Appt.
June 14, 2000Amb. E. and P.
October 3, 2005Friis Arne Petersen, Appt.
October 3, 2005Amb. E. and P.
September 1, 2010Peter Taksoe-Jensen, Appt.
September 16, 2010Amb. E. and P.


Special Terms*
[Amb.] E.E. and M.P.= Envoy Extraordinary and Minister Plenipotentiary
[Charge d'Affaires] a.i.= ad interim
Amb. E. & P. = Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary

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