King Willem-Alexander of the Netherlands

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King Willem-Alexander in 2013
King of the Netherlands
Reign Template:Start-date – present
Inauguration 30 April 2013
Predecessor Beatrix
Heiress apparent Catharina-Amalia
Prime Minister Mark Rutte
Born (1967-04-27) 27 April 1967 (age 57)
Utrecht, Netherlands
(m. 2002)
Full name
Willem-Alexander Claus George Ferdinand
Father Claus von Amsberg
Mother Beatrix of the Netherlands

Willem-Alexander (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.

Titles and styles[edit]

  • 27 April 1967 – 30 April 1980 His Royal Highness Prince Willem-Alexander of the Netherlands, Prince of Orange-Nassau
  • 30 April 1980 – 30 April 2013 His Royal Highness The Prince of Orange, Prince of the Netherlands, Prince of Orange-Nassau
  • 30 April 2013 – present His Majesty The King of the Netherlands