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It is believed the name Horsens derives from the old Danish words hors (horse) and næs (naze, headland). The earliest traces of a city are remains of a pagan burial site and houses dating back to the 10th century.
In the 12th century, the kings Sweyn III and Valdemar I issued coins in the city.
Industrialization started from the middle of the 19th century.
It has managed to draw major names such as Bob Dylan, Madonna and The Rolling Stones.
Horsens lies at the end of Horsens Fjord in eastern Jutland.
The first Danish iron foundry outside of Copenhagen was opened as well as tobacco and textile factories.
The city is currently undergoing a positive development with new industry moving to Horsens, or expanding their activities already in Horsens.
A lot of electronics and graphical companies are based there.