Mette Frederiksen (born November 19, 1977) is a Danish Politician and Author from Aalborg, Denmark. She is famous for serving as a Prime Minister of Denmark since June 2019. She gained immense media attention after becoming the youngest Prime Minister in the history of the nation.
Mette is also actively working with Leader of the Social Democrats and joined them in June 2015. Recently, Frederiksen reacted on a statement made by US President Donald Trump that he wanted to buy Greenland.
On Sunday, Trump’s economic adviser verified the US interest in purchasing the world’s largest island. Later, Mette said the same day that the idea of buying Greenland is absurd as the island is not for sale.
Political Career, Profile & Net worth
In 2001, she began her career in the political world after winning the general election. Frederiksen elected as a member of parliament for Copenhagen County. She earned the Nina Bang Prize in 2002.
In addition, the politician also made a debut and published her first book named “Epostler” in 2003. Later, she also co-penned the book “From Fight to Culture” in 2004. The next year, she lost the 2005 general election loss and became her party’s spokesperson for social affairs.
In 2019, the accumulated Net worth of Mette Frederiksen is $2.5 million US Dollars.
Frederiksen served under Helle Thorning-Schmidt (former Prime Minister) as Minister of Employment from 2011 to 2014. She also worked as a Minister of Justice and succeeded her as party leader.
On June 27, 2019, the young politician defeated Lars Løkke Rasmussen and appointed as the PM of Denmark.
Personal Affairs, Spouse, Boyfriend & Children
The 41-year-old Mette dated and tied the knot with her husband “Erik Harr” (a Direktør at FADL) in 2003. Their wedding ceremony was a lavish affair and many people were invited.
Earlier, in 2002, the couple welcomed their first child, a daughter named “Ida Feline Harr”. Later, in 2006, Erik and Frederiksen blessed with their second kid i.e. a son Magne Harr.
Their love ended pretty soon and the politician decided to call off her marriage due to some personal reasons. The former pair officially divorced each other in 2014.
Currently, Mette is engaged to her boyfriend “Bo Tengberg” and planning to marry soon. He is a well-known director and cinematographer. Bo worked in various hit projects like The Killing, Angels in Fast Motion, Wonderful Copenhagen, and Mom Squad.
In May 2010, Mette gained a huge controversy after it was revealed that her girl is receiving education at a private school along with several other prominent politicians’ kids.
In 2005, Frederiksen bashed those parents who send their children to private institutions. Frederiksen also accused of hypocrisy by the Danish media as her party deliberately works to promote public education.
Trivia & Quick Info
|Real Full Birth Name||Mette Frederiksen.|
|Profession||Author and Politician.|
|Famous for||Being the Prime Minister of Denmark.|
|Age (As of 2018)||41 years old.|
|Date of Birth (DOB), Birthday||November 19, 1977.|
|Sexuality (Gay or Lesbian)||Straight.|
|Ethnicity||White Caucasian Descent.|
|Sun Sign (Zodiac Sign)||Scorpio.|
|Current Residence||Copenhagen, Denmark.|
|Social Media Account Stats||Instagram: NA.
|Height (Tall)||Feet & Inches: 5' 7".
Centimeters: 170 cm.
Meters: 1.70 m.
|Weight||Kilograms: 65 Kg.
Pounds: 143 lbs.
|Body Measurements (Breast-waist-hips)||38-27-37.|
|Shoe Size (UK)||7.|
|Hair Color||Light Brown.|
|Parents||Father: Flemming Frederiksen.
Mother: Anette Frederiksen.
|Siblings||Brother: Not Known.
|Personal Life Relationship|
|Dating History?||Love Affair with her boyfriend Adam.|
|Boyfriend||Bo Tengberg (fiance).|
|Husband/Spouse Name||Erik Harr (m. 2003 – div. 2014).|
|Daughter||Ida Feline Harr.|
|Highest Qualification||Graduate with a Bachelors degree.|
|Alma Mater.||1. Aalborg University.
2. The University of Copenhagen.
|Hobbies & Favorite Things|
|Favorite Celebrities||Actor: Viggo Mortensen.
Actress: Brigitte Nielsen.
|Dream Holiday Destination||Paris.|
|Love to do||Reading.|
|Favorite Food||Italian Cuisine.|
|Net worth (approx.)||$2.5 million US dollars (As of 2019).|
|Salary, Income & Earnings||--|
|Mobile or Phone Number||--|
|Home Details||Will Update.|
|Email Address||Not found.|
Some Lesser Known Facts about Mette Frederiksen
- Wikipedia: Politician Mette Frederiksen was born on the 19th of November 1977 in Aalborg, Denmark. Hence, her age is 41 years old, as of 2018.
- Her father “Flemming Frederiksen” worked as a typographer and Mette’s mother “Anette Frederiksen” was a teacher.
- She completed her school education from Aalborghus Gymnasium.
- Later, the politician graduated from Aalborg University in 2000 and received a degree in Administration and Social Science.
- According to a source, she also studied at the University of Copenhagen and earned her Masters degree.
- Frederiksen began her career after graduation and became trade unionist.
- She also worked as a youth consultant for LO, The Danish Confederation of Trade Unions in the initial days of her political career.
- Physique Measurements: The Politician Mette Frederiksen’s height is 5 feet 7 inches tall (170 in cm).
- She also maintains her slim, healthy, and fit figure by following a low-carb and high protein diet. Her estimated body weight of 65 kilograms (143 pounds).
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- After her first election, Mette became the party’s spokesperson for culture, media, and gender equality.
- The youngest PM also served as the vice-chairperson of the parliamentary group of the Social Democrats.
- For many years, the PM of Denmark remained vocal against prostitution.
- Mette also firmly supported the ban of the purchase of sex as in Norway, Iceland, and Sweden.