Willem-Alexander of the Netherlands

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Willem-Alexander (Dutch: [ˈʋɪləm aːlɛkˈsɑndər]; Willem-Alexander Claus George Ferdinand; born 27 April 1967) is King of the Netherlands, having acceded to the throne following his mother's abdication in 2013. Willem-Alexander was born in Utrecht as the oldest child of Princess Beatrix and diplomat Claus van Amsberg. He became Prince of Orange as heir apparent upon his mother's accession as Queen on 30 April 1980, and succeeded her following her abdication on 30 April 2013. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Willem-Alexander of the Netherlands has received more than 3,350,221 page views. His biography is available in 85 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 82 in 2019). Willem-Alexander of the Netherlands is the 161st most popular nobleman (down from 155th in 2019), the 100th most popular biography from Netherlands (down from 98th in 2019) and the 2nd most popular Dutch Nobleman.

Willem-Alexander of the Netherlands is most famous for being the king of the Netherlands.

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Among noblemen, Willem-Alexander of the Netherlands ranks 161 out of 843Before him are Jean, Grand Duke of Luxembourg, Galeazzo Maria Sforza, Prince Edward, Earl of Wessex, Ramesses IX, Sorghaghtani Beki, and Archduke Ludwig Viktor of Austria. After him are Joanna Elisabeth of Holstein-Gottorp, Maria Anna of Bavaria, Archduchess Anna of Austria, Raziye Sultan, Eleonora Gonzaga, and Prince Albert Victor, Duke of Clarence and Avondale.

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Among people born in 1967, Willem-Alexander of the Netherlands ranks 12Before him are Roberto Baggio, Suman Pokhrel, Jürgen Klopp, David Guetta, Kane, and Sung Jae-gi. After him are Pamela Anderson, Mark Rutte, Philip Seymour Hoffman, Benicio del Toro, Carla Bruni, and Matt LeBlanc.

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Among people born in Netherlands, Willem-Alexander of the Netherlands ranks 100 out of 1,209Before him are Edsger W. Dijkstra (1930), Marinus van der Lubbe (1909), Claus Sluter (1340), Gerard David (1450), Gerrit Dou (1613), and Gerard ter Borch (1617). After him are Leo Beenhakker (1942), Carel Fabritius (1622), Paul J. Crutzen (1933), Martinus Beijerinck (1851), William II of Holland (1228), and Coenraad Jacob Temminck (1778).

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