Princess Marie of Denmark celebrates her 39th birthday on February 6, Princess Marie was born on 6 February 1976 in Paris, France. On 24 May 2008, Marie Cavallier married HRH Prince Joachim of Denmark and, inconnection with the wedding, became HRH Princess Marie, Countess of Monpezat. They welcomed their first child Prince Henrik, born on May 4, 2009. Three years later, Marie gave birth the couple’s second child, Princess Athena born on January 24, 2012. Princess Marie is patron of a great many national organisations, institutions, and foundations, and is an honorary member of various associations and societies.