List of lord mayors of Copenhagen

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

No. Lord Mayor of CopenhagenTook officeLeft officeTime in officeParty
1
Christensen, ViggoViggo Christensen
(1880–1967)
193819467–8 yearsSocial Democrats
2
Sørensen, HansHans Peter Sørensen
(1886–1962)
194619569–10 yearsSocial Democrats
3
Munk, SigvardSigvard Munk
(1891–1983)
195619625–6 yearsSocial Democrats
4
Hansen, UrbanUrban Hansen
(1908–1986)
1962197613–14 yearsSocial Democrats
5
Weidekamp, EgonEgon Weidekamp
(1921–2000)
197630 November 198912–13 yearsSocial Democrats
6
Mikkelsen, JensJens Kramer Mikkelsen
(born 1951)
1 December 198924 October 200414 yearsSocial Democrats
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Engberg, LarsLars Engberg
(1943–2017)
Acting
25 October 200431 December 20051 year, 67 daysSocial Democrats
7
Bjerregaard, RittRitt Bjerregaard
(born 1941)
1 January 20061 January 20104 yearsSocial Democrats
8
Jensen, FrankFrank Jensen
(born 1961)
1 January 2010Incumbent9 yearsSocial Democrats

Current mayors

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

See also

References

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