Postage Stamp on the Occasion of the Golden Wedding Anniversary
The Royal Couple have been a motif on Danish postage stamps both together and individually on numerous occasions. There are also seen the previous stamps on which the Royal Couple have been portrayed together. The first time was for their marriage in 1967, and just two years later the young crown couple were portrayed together with Prince Frederik on a charity stamp for the benefit of the Red Cross. The Royal Couple’s Silver Wedding Anniversary in 1992 and the Queen’s Silver Jubilee in 1997 were also marked with stamps. In 2001 a stamp was published on the occasion of the 150th anniversary of Danish postage stamps, and lastly the Queen’s 70th Birthday in 2010 was the occasion for the publication of a stamp with a motif showing the Royal Family on the balcony at Amalienborg.