The Netherlands: A Royal History

WILLEM  I (1815-1840)

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Born: 1772
Died: 1843

Married 1/:

Wilhelmina of Prussia



Willem II
Prince Frederick
Princess Pauline
Princess Marianne

See also my History/ OnThisDay blogpost on this link 

Married 2/ Henrietta d'Oultremont.

WILLEM II (1840 - 1849)

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Born: 1792
Died: 1849

Married: Anna Pavlovna of Russia (daughter of Tsar Paul I)

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*      Willem III
*      Prince Alexander
*      Prince Henry
                Today in History on this link 
*      Prince Ernst Casimir
*      Princess Sophie

WILLEM III (1849 - 1890)

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Born: 1817
Died: 1890


1/ Sophie of Württemberg

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Prince Willem
Prince Maurice ( in Dutch Maurits)
Prince Alexander

2/ Emma of Waldeck and Pyrmont

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WILHELMINA (1890-1948)

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Born: 1880
Died: 1962


Duke Henry of Mecklenburg-Schwerin

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On this link on Youtube, You'll find a movie of Palace Het Loo.
Queen Wilhelmina has lived her for many years.
The movie is made by John Verhoek.

Soestdijk Palace - Source picture: Wikipedia

JULIANA (1948-1980)

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Born: 1909
Died: 2004


Bernard of Lippe-Biesterfeld

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Queen Beatrix
Princess Irene
Princess Margriet
Princess (Maria) Christina

BEATRIX (1980-2013)

Queen Beatrix during her Christmas Speech in 2012
Source picture: Koninklijk Huis - Nederland

Former Queen Beatrix of The Netherlands
picture taken in 2017 in the Royal palace at the Dam in Amsterdam

From 23 March 2017 till 27 August 2017 there is an exhibition in
'Loo Palace' in Apeldoorn called Chapeaux!

I made a blogpost about the exhibition , check this link

Born: 1938


Claus von Amsberg (died in 2002)

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Prince Willem-Alexander
Prince Friso
Prince Constantijn

Exhibition of the Hats of Former Queen Beatrix at the Loo in Apeldoorn.
More info check this blogpost.

Travel Palace Noordeinde The Hague The Netherlands
Palace Noordeinde - The Hague - The Netherlands taken in 2013


Source picture: Koninklijk Huis


Máxima Zorreguieta Cerruti

Source picture: Koninklijk Huis


Catharina Amalia, Princess of Orange
Princess Alexia
Princess Ariane

Source pictures:


Source text

- Wikipedia
- Bruiden van Oranje - author: Yvonne Hoebe
- Maggazine: Royals - Royals Extra


On this Youtube link you'll find a movie of Palace The Old Loo (in Dutch Paleis Het Oude Loo),
also made by John Verhoek

Souvenir Palace Noordeinde The Hague The Netherlands
Souvenir Palace Noordeinde The Hague The Netherlands

Golden Carriage miniature The Netherlands
The golden carriage in miniature