Grethe Sønck

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Grethe Sønck
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Born Grethe Ingeborg Nielsen Hald
(1929-07-16)16 July 1929
Hjerm, Denmark
Died 12 February 2010(2010-02-12) (aged 80)
Rågeleje, Denmark
Years active 1960-2006
Spouse(s) Hjalmar Nicolausen
Volmer Sørensen (1958–1982)

Grethe Sønck (16 July 1929 – 12 February 2010[1]) was a Danish actress and singer.

Sønck was born in Hjerm, near Struer as Grethe Ingeborg Nielsen Hald, but changed her surname to Sønck in 1968. In 1946, she won a talent contest, and in 1947 she got a job as singer at the Restaurant Sommerlyst at Dyrehavsbakken. As a revue actress, she started in Cirkusrevyen at Dyrehavsbakken in 1962, and later came to Nykøbing Falster Revue.[citation needed]

Personal life[edit]

Sønck married, firstly, in 1952, to Hjalmar Nicolaus until 1960, and secondly, to Volmer Sørensen, from 1958 until his death in 1982.[2]


Grethe Sønck died on 12 February 2010 of natural causes, aged 80, at her home in Rågeleje.[2]



  1. ^ Grethe Sønck er død (Danish)
  2. ^ a b Grethe Sønck fundet død,; accessed 20 August 2014. (Danish)

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