Grethe Sønck

Grethe Sønck (16 July 1929 – 12 February 2010)[1]was a Danish actress and singer.

Grethe Sønck
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Grethe Ingeborg Nielsen Hald

(1929-07-16)16 July 1929
Died12 February 2010(2010-02-12) (aged 80)
Years active1960-2006
Spouse(s)Hjalmar Nicolausen
Volmer Sørensen (1968–1982)

She was born as Grethe Ingeborg Nielsen Hald in Hjerm, near Struer, but she changed her surname to Sønck in 1968. In 1946, she won a talent contest, and in 1947, she became a singer at the Restaurant Sommerlyst at Dyrehavsbakken. As a revue actress, she started in Cirkusrevyen at Dyrehavsbakken in 1962, and later came to Nykøbing Falster Revue.[citation needed]

Personal lifeEdit

Sønck first married Hjalmar Nicolaus from 1952 until 1960, then she married Volmer Sørensen from 1968 until his death in 1982.[2]


Grethe Sønck died on 12 February 2010 of natural causes at age 80, in her Rågeleje home.[2]



  1. ^ Grethe Sønck er død (in Danish)
  2. ^ a b Grethe Sønck fundet død,; accessed 20 August 2014. (in Danish)

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