11/12/2013 05:32 GMT | Updated 12/12/2013 11:24 GMT

Five Amazing Facts About Danish Prime Minister Helle Thorning-Schmidt

Don't know much about the woman behind that selfie? Fear not. Here are five incredible facts about the Prime Minister of Denmark, Helle Thorning-Schmidt:

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