Share on Google Plus Share on Twitter Share on Facebook Share on LinkedIn Share on PInterest Share on Fark! 2 Share on Reddit 1 Share on StumbleUpon Tell A Friend (3 Shares)  
Printer Friendly Page Save As Favorite View Favorites View Stats   10 comments, In Series: Sheros

General News

Queen Beatrix of the Netherlands Abdicates after 32 Years on the Throne

By (about the author)     Permalink       (Page 2 of 2 pages)
Related Topic(s): ; , Add Tags Add to My Group(s)

Well Said 1   Interesting 1   Inspiring 1  
View Ratings | Rate It Headlined to H3 1/28/13

Become a Fan
  (69 fans)
- Advertisement -
The wiki notes that: "Beatrix was born in Baarn, the Netherlands. She is the eldest daughter of Queen Juliana of the Netherlands and Prince Bernhard of Lippe-Biesterfeld. In 1948, she became heiress presumptive to the throne of the Netherlands. When her mother Juliana abdicated on 30 April 1980, Beatrix succeeded her as Queen of the Netherlands."

Most of the Netherlands is located in Europe, but it also includes three municipalities in the Caribbean: Curacao, Sint Maarten, and Aruba.

Coat of arms of the Netherlands by wiki

Karin Schluter Lonegren:  Spiritual Healing and Spiritual Guidance

- Advertisement -
- Advertisement -

Next Page  1  |  2

Meryl Ann Butler is an artist, author, educator and OpedNews Managing Editor who has been actively engaged in utilizing the arts as stepping-stones toward joy-filled wellbeing for over 25 years. She studied art with Harold Ransom Stevenson in Sea Cliff NY for seven years before opening her own art school. Stevenson had (more...)

Share on Google Plus Submit to Twitter Add this Page to Facebook! Share on LinkedIn Pin It! Add this Page to Fark! Submit to Reddit Submit to Stumble Upon

Go To Commenting

The views expressed in this article are the sole responsibility of the author and do not necessarily reflect those of this website or its editors.

Follow Me on Twitter

Contact Author Contact Editor View Authors' Articles
Related Topic(s): ; , Add Tags
- Advertisement -

Most Popular Articles by this Author:     (View All Most Popular Articles by this Author)

The Bizarre Theft of Dr. Stanislaw Burzynski's Miracle Cancer Cure

Mysterious Bayou Sinkhole Continues to Cave In: Radiation, Hydrocarbons Detected

Relentless Bayou Corne Sinkhole Nearly 30 Times Original Size (UPDATED with Cave-In Video)

Sex, Love, and Jesus: A Few Surprises in the Easter Basket

2012: Armageddon or Quantum Leap? Gregg Braden's Answer-Fractal Time

California Fire Update: Station Fire 1:30 pm, Pacific Time 8-28-09


The time limit for entering new comments on this article has expired.

This limit can be removed. Our paid membership program is designed to give you many benefits, such as removing this time limit. To learn more, please click here.

Comments: Expand   Shrink   Hide  
4 people are discussing this page, with 10 comments
To view all comments:
Expand Comments
(Or you can set your preferences to show all comments, always)

Who's succeeding her?  And can you dig up a p... by Lise Stoessel on Monday, Jan 28, 2013 at 1:44:35 PM
Her son will succeed her, in my rush to post this,... by Meryl Ann Butler on Monday, Jan 28, 2013 at 2:02:48 PM
Chuck and I lived on an island in the Netherlands ... by Nancy Mulvihill on Monday, Jan 28, 2013 at 2:43:50 PM
I get a good feeling from her photo, and she certa... by Meryl Ann Butler on Monday, Jan 28, 2013 at 3:36:37 PM
PS - Love the golden coach!... by Nancy Mulvihill on Monday, Jan 28, 2013 at 2:46:13 PM
It wasn;t in the article when i first posted it...... by Meryl Ann Butler on Monday, Jan 28, 2013 at 3:37:36 PM
I think it's time for royalty to go the way of the... by intotheabyss on Monday, Jan 28, 2013 at 4:43:08 PM
I hear what you are saying, and I actually agree o... by Meryl Ann Butler on Monday, Jan 28, 2013 at 5:34:51 PM
is we treat heads of state too much like royalty. ... by intotheabyss on Monday, Jan 28, 2013 at 6:08:34 PM
Me, I think heads of state should act responsibly ... by Meryl Ann Butler on Monday, Jan 28, 2013 at 6:26:14 PM