Princess Thyra of Denmark (1880–1945)

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Princess Thyra
Princess Thyra of Denmark (1880-1945).jpg
Born (1880-03-14)14 March 1880
Died 2 November 1945(1945-11-02) (aged 65)
Full name
Thyra Louise Caroline Amalie Augusta Elisabeth
House Glücksburg
Father Frederick VIII of Denmark
Mother Louise of Sweden

Princess Thyra of Denmark and Iceland (Thyra Louise Caroline Amalie Augusta Elisabeth; Copenhagen, 14 March 1880 – Copenhagen, 2 November 1945) was the sixth child and third daughter of Frederick VIII of Denmark and his wife, Princess Louise of Sweden and Norway.

The mother and aunt of Thyra; Louise of Sweden as Princess of Denmark with her sister-in-law, Princess Thyra of Denmark, after whom Thyra was named.

She was named for her paternal aunt, Princess Thyra of Denmark.

She died unmarried and without issue.