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Star lover
February 7th, 2018, 08:21 AM
Queen Margrethe II of Denmark ascended to the throne on Jan. 14, 1972, becoming only the second woman to rule Denmark since the reign of Queen Margrethe I from 1387 to 1412.

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An accomplished artist, the queen paints realistic landscapes and abstract artworks and has designed stage sets and costumes for the ballet, but in one now-famous instance, she preferred to work under a pseudonym.

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The illustrations she did for the 1977 Danish language edition of J.R.R. Tolkien's "The Lord of the Rings" were published under the name Ingahild Grathmer.

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KPH
February 7th, 2018, 03:11 PM
My son will want to know about this, he loves The Lord of the Rings series.