Royal Birthday: King Willem-Alexander of the Netherlands

King Willem-Alexander celebrated his 52nd birthday on 27 April 2019, with the biggest party in the Netherlands, known as Koninsdag or 'King's Day'. However, King Willem-Alexander and Queen Maxima will be celebrating Koninsdag 2019 with the people in Amersfoort. Willem-Alexander Claus George Ferdinand was born at the University Hospital in Utrecht in 1967, the eldest…

Podcast: St George’s Chapel History, King’s Day in Groningen, 72nd Birthday Celebrations & Royal Wedding Update

Find out which Swedish monarch was married in St George's Chapel, King's Day in Groningen, Carl XVI Gustaf's 72nd birthday celebrations,  Prince Louis' birth registered and a Royal Wedding update. St George's Chapel History St George's Chapel's history dates back to King Edward III including the spiritual home of the Order of the Garter. Find…

Podcast: Norwegian Literature Ambassador, State Opening of Parliament & Koningsdag

A forthcoming Coronation later this year, Crown Princess Mette-Marit's new role, Emperor Akihito's abdication news, State Opening of Parliament in Britain, and Koningsdag (King’s Day). Thai Coronation King Maha Vajiralongkorn's forthcoming coronation will take place later this year. Watch this space for more details ... Norwegian Literature Ambassador Crown Princess Mette-Marit, who has organised the…

Happy 50th Birthday To King Willem-Alexander

New photos have been released to celebrate King Willem-Alexander's 50th birthday on 27 April 2017. These five photos were taken at Villa Eikenhorst in Wassenaar. You too can send your birthday greetings or messages of congratulations to King Willem-Alexander via this link - https://www.koninklijkhuis.nl/actueel/felicitaties/50e-verjaardag-koning-willem-alexander The Royal Family will be spending King's Day (Koningsdag) in Tilburg this year. Birthday…

King Willem-Alexander Invites the Public to Celebrate 50th Birthday

King Willem-Alexander will be hosting a festive dinner to celebrate his 50th birthday for 150 Dutch citizens on Friday, 28 April 2017, at the Royal Palace in Amsterdam. The King has invited all Dutch residents, via the Royal House’s Facebook page, who were born on 27 April, to apply for tickets via http://www.WA50.nl for a chance to…

2017: Another Big Year For Royal and Historic Milestones

2017 is shaping up to be another big year for royalty and for commemorating historic milestones, especially in Denmark, Britain and Norway. Denmark 14 January - Queen Margrethe II celebrates the 45th anniversary of her accession in 1972. Great Britain The Queen sends her congratulations as Canada celebrates its 150th Anniversary this year, with various…