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List of years in Denmark
- Kundby case Failed Islamist terror bombing plot.
- 28 November – The third cabinet of Lars Løkke Rasmussen is presented at Amalienborg Palace.
- 20 February – Trine Dyrholm wins the Silver Bear for Best Actress for her role in Thomas Vinterberg's The Commune at the 66th Berlin International Film Festival.
- 3 January – Peter Naur, computer scientist (born 1928)
- 18 January – Else Marie Pade, composer (born 1924)
- 8 February – Viggo Rivad, photographer (born 1922)
- 20 February – Ove Verner Hansen, actor (born 1932)
- 20 March – Anker Jørgensen, politician and former prime minister of Denmark (born 1922)
- "Trine Dyrholm Wins Silver Bear For Best Actress In Berlin". Scandilous. Retrieved 21 February 2015.