Did Iceland once belong to Denmark, and Greenland still belongs to Denmark?
- Salty dogLv 62 months ago
Non of them "belong" to Denmark, However Iceland is no longer a part of the united kingdom of Denmark.
The Kingdom of Iceland (Icelandic: Konungsríkið Ísland; Danish: Kongeriget Island) was a sovereign and independent country with a constitutional and hereditary monarchy that was established by the Act of Union with Denmark signed on 1 December 1918. It lasted until 17 June 1944.
Last monarch Kristján X
- curtisports2Lv 72 months ago
Greenland is Danish territory. For several hundred years, Iceland was ruled by a joint union between Denmark and Norway.
- VaheLv 42 months ago
Greenland is a dependency of Denmark, but Iceland didn't belong to Denmark at one time.
- ElaineLv 72 months ago
Greenland is an autonomous part of Denmark.
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- Anonymous2 months ago
Somewhat, in a complicated manner. Iceland was once part of Norway. But in the middle age, Norway and Denmark were like joined kingdoms.
And Groenland is still part of Denmark.