Today’s Date: Constitution Day – The Post

Today’s Date: Constitution Day

Marking an important celebration of the foundations of Danish democracy! (Photo: Pixabay)
June 5th, 2016 7:00 am| by TheCopenhagenPost

Constitution Day which commemorates the signing of the Danish constitution in 1849 by Frederik VII. Known to Danes as ‘Grundlovsdag’, or independence day, it marks the establishment of Denmark as a constitutional power. Today the event is celebrated by political speeches and talks up and down the country. For the first time this year, Radikale is hosting an event in English at Revymuseet in Frederiksberg.