Juliana of the Netherlands

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Queen of the Netherlands
Queen Juliana of the Netherlands, 1961 studio portrait (by Max Koot) – Nationaal Archief.jpg
Reign6 September 1948 – 30 April 1980 (31 years)
Born(1909-04-30)30 April 1909
The Hague, Netherlands
Died20 March 2004(2004-03-20) (aged 94)
Soestdijk Palace, Baarn, Netherlands
Burial30 March 2004
Full name
Juliana Louise Emma Marie Wilhelmina
FatherDuke Henry of Mecklenburg-Schwerin
MotherWilhelmina of the Netherlands

Juliana (Juliana Luise Emma Marie Wilhelmina van Oranje-Nassau; 30 April 1909 – 20 March 2004) was Queen of the Kingdom of the Netherlands, from her mother's abdication in 1948, to her own in 1980. She died of pneumonia caused by dementia on 20 March 2004, aged 94.

Ancestors[change | change source]

Juliana of the Netherlandss ancestors in three generations
Juliana of the Netherlands Father:
Duke Henry of Mecklenburg-Schwerin
Paternal grandfather:
Frederick Francis II, Grand Duke of Mecklenburg-Schwerin
Paternal Great-grandfather:
Paul Frederick, Grand Duke of Mecklenburg-Schwerin
Paternal Great-grandmother:
Princess Alexandrine of Prussia
Paternal grandmother:
Princess Marie of Schwarzburg-Rudolstadt
Paternal Great-grandfather:
Prince Adolph of Schwarzburg-Rudolstadt
Paternal Great-grandmother:
Princess Mathilde of Schonburg-Waldenburg
Wilhelmina of the Netherlands
Maternal grandfather:
William III of the Netherlands
Maternal Great-grandfather:
William II of the Netherlands
Maternal Great-grandmother:
Grand Duchess Anna Pavlovna of Russia
Maternal grandmother:
Princess Emma of Waldeck and Pyrmont
Maternal Great-grandfather:
George Victor, Prince of Waldeck and Pyrmont
Maternal Great-grandmother:
Princess Helena of Nassau-Weilburg