List of lord mayors of Copenhagen

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This is a list of lord mayors of Copenhagen, Denmark (Overborgmester i København) since the first lord mayor was appointed in 1938. All lord mayors of Copenhagen have belonged to the Social Democratic Party.

List[edit]

Lord Mayor of Copenhagen Took office Left office Time in office Party
1
Viggo Christensen
Christensen, ViggoViggo Christensen
(1880–1967)
193819467–8 yearsSocial Democrats
2
Hans Peter Sørensen
Sørensen, HansHans Peter Sørensen
(1886–1962)
194619569–10 yearsSocial Democrats
3
Sigvard Munk
Munk, SigvardSigvard Munk
(1891–1983)
195619625–6 yearsSocial Democrats
4
Urban Hansen
Hansen, UrbanUrban Hansen
(1908–1986)
1962197613–14 yearsSocial Democrats
5
Egon Weidekamp
Weidekamp, EgonEgon Weidekamp
(1921–2000)
197630 November 198912–13 yearsSocial Democrats
6
Jens Kramer Mikkelsen
Mikkelsen, JensJens Kramer Mikkelsen
(born 1951)
1 December 198924 October 200414 yearsSocial Democrats
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Lars Engberg
Engberg, LarsLars Engberg
(1943–2017)
Acting
25 October 200431 December 20051 year, 67 daysSocial Democrats
7
Ritt Bjerregaard
Bjerregaard, RittRitt Bjerregaard
(born 1941)
1 January 20061 January 20104 yearsSocial Democrats
8
Frank Jensen
Jensen, FrankFrank Jensen
(born 1961)
1 January 2010Incumbent9 yearsSocial Democrats

Current mayors[edit]

As of the municipal elections of November 19, 2013, Copenhagen has the following mayors:

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  • List of mayors from the website of the Copenhagen Municipal Libraries. (in Danish)