Beatrix of the Netherlands

1938 - Today

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Beatrix (Beatrix Wilhelmina Armgard, Dutch pronunciation: [ˈbeːjaːtrɪks ˌʋɪlɦɛlˈminaː ˈʔɑr(ə)mɡɑrt] (listen); born 31 January 1938) is a member of the Dutch royal house who reigned as Queen of the Netherlands from 1980 until her abdication in 2013. Beatrix is the eldest daughter of Queen Juliana and her husband, Prince Bernhard of Lippe-Biesterfeld. Upon her mother's accession in 1948, she became heir presumptive. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Beatrix of the Netherlands has received more than 2,780,835 page views. Her biography is available in 90 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 89 in 2019). Beatrix of the Netherlands is the 263rd most popular politician (down from 255th in 2019), the 15th most popular biography from Netherlands (up from 16th in 2019) and the most popular Dutch Politician.

Beatrix of the Netherlands is most famous for being the queen of the Netherlands. She was born on January 31, 1938, and became queen on April 30, 1980.

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Among politicians, Beatrix of the Netherlands ranks 263 out of 15,710Before her are Georgy Zhukov, Ariel Sharon, Yuri Andropov, Theodore Roosevelt, Yitzhak Rabin, and Charles XII of Sweden. After her are Martin Bormann, Cleisthenes, George IV of the United Kingdom, Philippe Pétain, Babur, and Louis XVII of France.

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Among people born in 1938, Beatrix of the Netherlands ranks 4Before her are Kofi Annan, Juan Carlos I of Spain, and Romy Schneider. After her are Claudia Cardinale, Rudolf Nureyev, Adriano Celentano, Jon Voight, Queen Sofía of Spain, Farah Pahlavi, Christopher Lloyd, and Nico.

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Among people born in Netherlands, Beatrix of the Netherlands ranks 15 out of 1,209Before her are Mata Hari (1876), Christiaan Huygens (1629), Antonie van Leeuwenhoek (1632), Johan Cruyff (1947), Hugo Grotius (1583), and Pope Adrian VI (1459). After her are Daniel Bernoulli (1700), Hendrik Lorentz (1853), Abel Tasman (1603), M. C. Escher (1898), William III of England (1650), and Willem Barentsz (1550).

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