Ambassador to Denmark Rufus Gifford marries Dr. Stephen Devincent in a ceremony in Copenhagen. 30th Aug, 2014.

Later Mr. Gifford gave a speech at the Town Hall Square, where many thousand spectators were gathered. Less than two years after settling in, the couple were married Oct. 10 at the Copenhagen City Hall, the site of the first same-sex marriage 26 years ago. They said congratulations and then . We would like to show you a description here but the site won’t allow us. The ambassador couldn’t recall who specifically popped the question. The Vice President parti,, £1m Cambridge clock at Corpus Christi College library unveiled by Professor Stephen Hawking with inventor Dr John Taylor,, WASHINGTON DC, USA - 23 August 2020 - US President Donald J Trump, joined by Secretary of Health and Human Services Alex Azar and Commissioner of the,, Dr. Stephen M. Hahn, Commissioner of the United States Food and Drug Administration, testifies during a US House Energy and Commerce Committee hearing on the Trump Administration's Response to the COVID-19 Pandemic, on Capitol Hill in Washington, DC on Tuesday, June 23, 2020. Credit: Kevin Dietsch/Pool via CNP | usage worldwide,, Copenhagen, Denmark. Col. (Dr.) Stephen Bolt leans in close to speak to his patient as he assesses his injuries at Madigan Army Medical Center's Emergency Department following an Amtrak train derailment near DuPont Wa. A recent Facebook post garnered 55,000 likes, his boss (that would be the president) just sent him a personal hand-written note, and, oh, he got married last Saturday to his partner of six years, Stephen DeVincent. By 4 p.m., Gifford, or “Ambo” as some staffers call him, is in the car on his way back to Rydhave where he will host a reception for former Obama speechwriter Jon Favreau.

. It came as a surprise that the US Embassy and ambassador, Mr. Rufus Gifford with his partner, Dr. Stephen DeVincent, participated. The Friday night before the wedding, everyone gathered at Nimb Bar at the Nimb Hotel for a welcome cocktail reception for the guests and for others from Stephen and Rufus’s close Copenhagen community. In his childhood home, he recounts how as an anxious kid he needed his mom at the front of the school’s pickup line every day—and how she later discovered he was gay by reading his diary. Obama named Gifford U.S. envoy in June 2013. The result is a charismatic portrait that’s got Danes crushing on him—and DeVincent and Argie. By signing up you agree to our Terms of Use and Privacy Policy, Share your feedback by emailing the author. “All of the good things,” he said, “all the happy words.”. DeVincent, who is heading back to the US later that day for work, joins him for coffee in a long gallery overlooking the lush gardens. Ad Choices. 1 / 34. His accessibility hasn’t come without his critics: some commentators in Denmark have suggested that Gifford’s celebrity status has made the Danish press less critical of the nice American man from television. “We also very much wanted to have the wedding in Denmark, because once Rufus became ambassador, we knew that was going to be our home for the next three and a half years. The Australian-born royal, 43, donned the understated dress to attend the New Year's Diplomatic Reception at Copenhagen's Christiansborg Palace on Tuesday. View Stephen DeVincent's business profile as Doctor at Eastham Veterinary Hospital. Share . Aside from the positive barrage of retweets and likes, Gifford said he hoped that the personal stood out more than the political and that people associated the day with concepts like love, friendship, progress and family.