Rudkøbing

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Rudkøbing
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Rudkøbing is a town on the island of Langeland in Denmark with a population of 4,537 (1 January 2014)[1] belonging to Langeland municipality (formerly Rudkøbing municipality).

Famous people[edit]

The physicist and chemist Hans Christian Ørsted was born in Rudkøbing.

The actor Nikolaj Coster-Waldau, who played Jaime Lannister in the HBO series Game of Thrones, was born in Rudkøbing.

References[edit]

  1. ^ BEF44: BEF44: Population 1st January, by urban areas database from Statistics Denmark

Coordinates: 54°56′N 10°43′E / 54.933°N 10.717°E / 54.933; 10.717