1790s|Monarch – Christian VII
Prime minister – Johann Friedrich Struensee (until 17 January), Ove Høegh-Guldberg
January 18 – Johann Friedrich Struensee, Enevold Brandt and Queen Juliana Maria as the culmination of a plot against Struense.
April 28 – Struense and Brandt are executed by beheading at the Eastern Commons outside Copenhagen. Afterwards their bodies are drawn and quartered.
April 30 – Norwegian Society is founded in Copenhagen as a venue for Norwegian students.
October 14 – Royal Danish Medical Society is founded.
Mascerades, horse races and foreign line dancers are prohibited.
The military language for use in writing and commands is changed from German to Danish.
Enevold Brandt, courtier (born 1737)
Johann Friedrich Struensee, physician, statesman, de facto regent of Denmark (born 1737)
1772 in Denmark Wikipedia
Events from the year 1772 in Denmark.