List of Knights of the Order of the Elephant

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These are the Knights of the Order of the Elephant (since 1900) :

By Reign[edit]

Persons in bold characters are alive members

King Christian IX of Denmark[edit]

1863-1879 : in development ...

20th Century[edit]

King Frederik VIII of Denmark[edit]

King Christian X of Denmark[edit]

King Frederick IX of Denmark (1947-1972)[edit]

Queen Margrethe II of Denmark (14 January 1972 - )[edit]

By Country[edit]

Persons in bold characters are alive members

 Denmark[edit]

 Greece[edit]

Since King George I of Greece (born Prince William of Denmark), the Prince(sse)s of Greece are named "Prince(sse)s of Greece and Denmark"

  •  Kingdom of Greece (1832–1924; 1935–1941 ; 1944–1974)
    • 2. November 1846: Otto I, late King of Greece
    • 6. June 1863: Georg I, late King of Greece
    • 28. August 1886: Constantine I, late King of Greece, George I's eldest son
    • 15. November 1888: George, late Prince of Greece and Denmark, George I's 2nd son
    • 7. September 1890: Nicholas, late Prince of Greece and Denmark, George I's 3rd son
    • 6. August 1902: Andrew, late Prince of Greece and Denmark, George I's 4th son
    • 29. July 1909: Christopher, late Prince of Greece and Denmark, George I's 5th son
    • 15. August 1909: George II, late King of Greece, Constantine I's eldest son
    • 7. August 1927: Paul, late King of Greece, Constantine I's 3rd son
    • 26. November 1934: Peter, late Prince of Greece and Denmark, Prince George's son
    • 4 January 1962: King Constantine II, former King of the Hellenes, King Paul's son
    • 23. January 1963: Frederica, late Queen of Greece
    • 11 September 1964: Princess Irene of Greece and Denmark, Constantine II's sister
    • 11 September 1964: Prince Michael of Greece and Denmark, Prince Christopher's son

N.B. Princess Sofia of Greece and Denmark, later Queen Sofía of Spain (17 March 1980), see Spain

Europe[edit]

 Austria[edit]

 Belgium[edit]

 Bulgaria[edit]

 Estonia[edit]

 Finland[edit]

N.B. : Alexander Sergeyevich Menshikov (2 June 1848), see Russia

 France[edit]

 Germany[edit]

Germany Formerly reigning German local dynasties[edit]

 Iceland[edit]

 Italy[edit]

Italy Formerly reigning Families of the Pre-Unification States[edit]

 Latvia[edit]

 Lithuania[edit]

 Luxembourg[edit]

Kings of Netherlands from William I to William III are also Grand Duke of Luxembourg, see Netherlands

 Monaco[edit]

 Montenegro[edit]

  • 18. May 1889: Nikola I, Prince of Montenegro (later King of Montenegro)

 Netherlands[edit]

 Norway[edit]

  • 3. August 1890: Haakon VII, late King of Norway, when he was "Carl, Prince of Denmark"
  • 13. August 1921: Olav V, late King of Norway
  • 21 February 1958: King Harald V of Norway
  • 12 February 1973: Queen Sonja of Norway
  • 20 July 1991: Crown Prince Haakon of Norway
  • 13 October 1992: Princess Märtha Louise of Norway

 Poland[edit]

 Portugal[edit]

 Romania[edit]

 Russia[edit]

 Serbia[edit]

 Slovakia[edit]

 Slovenia[edit]

 Spain[edit]

 Sweden[edit]

 Turkey[edit]

 United Kingdom[edit]

Africa[edit]

 Egypt[edit]

 Ethiopia[edit]

 Morocco[edit]

 South Africa[edit]

 Tanzania[edit]

 Tunisia[edit]

America[edit]

 Brazil[edit]

 Mexico[edit]

 United States[edit]

  • 15. December 1945: Dwight D. Eisenhower, later President of United States (made Knight in his capacity of General)

Asia - Middle East[edit]

 Iran[edit]

 Jordan[edit]

 Saudi Arabia[edit]

Asia - Far East[edit]

 Japan[edit]

   Nepal[edit]

 South Korea[edit]

 Thailand[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b Photobucket
  2. ^ a b Official List of Knights of the Order of the Elephant. (Danish)
  3. ^ Gothaischer Hofkalender genealogisches Taschenbuch der fürstlichen Häuser 1930. Page 57