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[center][b][size="7"][color="#8B0000"]General Facts[/size][/b][/color] [/center]

[center][b]Full name[/b]
Kingdom of Denmark
2,253 Supporters ( Tuesday, September 6th, 2011 )
Copenhagen / Kobenhavn
50.225 mile diameter.
[i]36.302 in purchases, 1.815 in modifiers, 12.108 in growth[/i]
[b]Major language[/b]
[b]Major religion[/b]
Christianity ( Evangelical Lutheran Church )
[b]Life expectancy[/b]
75 years ( men ), 79 years ( women )
[b]Main exports[/b]
Wine, Sugar
Prince Hamlet
[b]Official Website[/b]

[center][b][size="5"][color="#8B0000"]Did you know?[/size][/b][/color] [/center]

[center]Denmark is the oldest monarchy in the western Europe?

The national flag of Denmark, the Dannebrog is the oldest country flag in the world still in use.

Denmark was the first European country to abolish slavery on moral grounds. [/center]

[center]Denmark is the oldest monarchy of west and until 19th sentry Denmark controlled whole northern Europe and was very important power! Also you can easily remember Vikings , in old days they had conquered England and Normand. Very long time ago Denmark owned Iceland, Sweden, and Norway but in 20th century Denmark has lost all this territory
-The slogan : "Beauty in small", has been invented in order to justify modern claims of the country.[/center]

[center]The Vikings lived from 800 to 1200 in the period of time known as the Viking Age. Originally , they come not only from Denmark but also from Norway and Sweden.[/center]

[center]The Vikings were good sailors and most fearsome warriors of this period. Once the French capital, Paris was seized. The French king didn't dare to fight against them. He decided to pay money so Viking would live France.This money now are called Dannegeld.
Later this word spread into another cultures.[/center]

[center]The Danes haven't been a threat to anyone for hundreds of years.[/center]

[center]Greenland and the Faroe Islands have been a part of Denmark since the 1700s.[/center]

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