King Philippe Celebrates 60th Birthday

Philippe, King of the Belgians, turns 60 on Wednesday, 15 April 2020. Philippe, King of the Belgians. Photo: © Royal Palace However, celebrations will be very low key due to the coronavirus. King Philipe and Queen Mathilde are using Skype to keep in touch with various healthcare providers and experts, as well as with those…

Philippe, King of the Belgians 5th Anniversary on Throne

King Philippe celebrates his 5th Anniversary as monarch in Belgium on 21 July 2018. He was sworn in about one hour later following his father's abdication for health reasons. He took the constitutional oath before the combined chambers of parliament during his enthronement on 21 July 2013, as the 7th King of the Belgians. The…