Wilhelmina of the Netherlands

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Wilhelmina
Queen of the Netherlands
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Queen Wilhelmina 1898
Reign23 November 1890 – 4 September 1948 (57 years)
PredecessorWilliam III
SuccessorJuliana
Burial
Nieuwe Kerk, Delft, Netherlands
SpouseDuke Hendrik of Mecklenburg-Schwerin
IssueJuliana of the Netherlands
Full name
Wilhelmina Helena Pauline Maria
HouseHouse of Orange-Nassau
FatherWilliam III of the Netherlands
MotherEmma of Waldeck and Pyrmont

Wilhelmina (Wilhelmina Helena Pauline Maria; 31 August 1880 – 28 November 1962) was queen of the Kingdom of the Netherlands from 1890 to 1948. She was loved by the Dutch people. She was the mother of Queen Juliana and grand-mother of Queen Beatrix. In World War 2 she flew to London. She spoke to the Dutch people on radio from England.