List of Danish Americans

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This is a list of notable Danish Americans, including both original immigrants who obtained American citizenship and their American-born descendants.

To be included in this list, the person must have a Wikipedia article showing they are Danish American or must have references showing they are Danish American and are notable.


List[edit]

Actors[edit]

Scarlett Johansson
Viggo Mortensen
Leslie Nielsen

Architects[edit]

Artists[edit]

Athletics[edit]

Clergy[edit]

Jacob Riis
Lloyd Bentsen

Journalism[edit]

Music[edit]

Politics and law[edit]

Science[edit]

Writers[edit]

Other[edit]

References[edit]

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