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  Juliana of the Netherlands - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Born in The Hague, the daughter of Prince Hendrik (or Heinrich), Duke of Mecklenburg-Schwerin and Queen Wilhelmina of the Netherlands, Juliana spent her childhood at Het Loo Palace in Apeldoorn, and at Noordeinde Palace and Huis ten Bosch Palace in The Hague.
Princess Juliana fell deeply in love with her fiancé, a love that was to last a lifetime and that withstood the separation during the war and the many publicly known extra-marital affairs and children by the Prince.
Princess Juliana's genuine warmth and the gestures of her Canadian hosts created a lasting bond which was reinforced when Canadian soldiers fought and died by the thousands in 1944 and 1945 to liberate the Netherlands from the Nazis.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Juliana_of_the_Netherlands   (2971 words)

  
 Juliana of the Netherlands   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-06)
Juliana Louise Emma Marie Wilhelmina Duchess of Mecklenburg-Schwerin (April 30 1909 - March 20 2004) of the House of Orange-Nassau was Queen of the Netherlands from her mother's abdication in 1948 to her own abdication in 1980 and Queen Mother from 1980 to 2004.
Princess Juliana's genuine warmth and the gestures her Canadian hosts created a lasting bond was reinforced when Canadian soldiers fought and by the thousands in 1944 and 1945 to liberate the Netherlands from the Nazis.
Juliana died in her sleep on March 20 2004 at the Soestdijk Palace in Baarn from complications of pneumonia exactly 70 years after her grandmother Emma.
www.freeglossary.com /Juliana_of_the_Netherlands   (2407 words)

  
 Telegraph | News | Princess Juliana of the Netherlands
Her Royal Highness the Princess Juliana, Former Queen of the Netherlands, who died on Saturday aged 94, reigned over her country for 32 years with a benign maternalism that won the deep affection and respect of her subjects; she abdicated in 1980, to be succeeded by her eldest daughter, now Queen Beatrix.
Uncomfortable with ceremonial and pomp, Queen Juliana abolished the curtsey and other formalities which she considered to be outdated; and she spent as much time as she could with her four daughters, claiming that her maternal duties were as important to her as they were to any other woman.
Juliana Louise Emma Marie Wilhelmina, Princess of the Netherlands, Princess of Orange-Nassau and Duchess of Mecklenburg, was born in The Hague on April 30 1909, the only child of Queen Wilhelmina and Prince Henry of the Netherlands.
www.telegraph.co.uk /news/main.jhtml?xml=/news/2004/03/22/db2201.xml&sSheet=/portal/2004/03/22/ixportal.html   (1863 words)

  
 Guardian Unlimited | Obituaries | Obituary: Queen Juliana of the Netherlands
Princess Juliana, who has died, aged 94, of a lung infection, was Queen of the Netherlands from 1948 to 1980, when she abdicated in favour of her daughter, Queen Beatrix.
Juliana Louise Emma Marie Wilhelmina, Princess of Orange-Nassau, was born in the Hague to Queen Wilhelmina - on the throne since 1898 - and her consort, Prince Hendrik of Mecklenburg-Schwerin.
Juliana and the girls moved on to Canada, leaving Queen Wilhemina in London to head the government in exile and Bernhard to go on active service as commander in chief of the Dutch forces.
www.guardian.co.uk /obituaries/story/0,3604,1174778,00.html   (1239 words)

  
 Princess Juliana of the Netherlands 1909-2004
Princess Juliana Louise Emma Marie Wilhelmina of the Netherlands, Princess van Oranje-Nassau, Duchess of Mecklenburg was born at 6:50 in the morning at Palace Noordeinde in The Hague on April 30, 1909.
Juliana was the only child of Queen Wilhelmina of the Netherlands and the former Duke Heinrich of Mecklenburg-Schwerin who called her their "Princess Sunshine".
Princess Juliana was a regent for her mother from October 14 to December 1, 1947, and from May 14 to August 30, 1948.
www.nettyroyal.nl /juliana1.html   (1523 words)

  
 Juliana articles on Encyclopedia.com   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-06)
Juliana JULIANA [Juliana], 1909-2004, queen of the Netherlands (1948-80).
The oldest daughter of Queen Juliana of the Netherlands and Prince Bernhard of Lippe-Biesterfeld, she received a law degree from the Univ. of Leyden (1961).
Wilhelmina WILHELMINA [Wilhelmina], 1880-1962, queen of the Netherlands (1890-1948), daughter and successor of William III.
www.encyclopedia.com /articles/06763.html   (429 words)

  
 23RD GENERATION   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-06)
was born in 1909 in the Netherlands - dtr of Henry and Wilhelmina.
She was married to Prince Bernhard of LIPPE-BIESTERFELD Prince-Consort of Netherlands (son of Prince of BIESTERFELD and Princess Dtr of Woldemar of LIPPE) on 7 Jan 1937.
Princess Christina of The NETHERLANDS was born in Netherlands - dtr of Juliana and Bernhard.
home.att.net /~hamiltonclan/hamilton/gilbert/d7587.htm   (138 words)

  
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Her Majesty Queen Juliana of The Netherlands was born Her Royal Highness Princess Juliana of The Netherlands in The Hague, on the 30th April 1909, the daughter of Her Majesty Queen Wilhelmina and His Royal Highness Prince Hendrik.
On 15 December 1954 Queen Juliana gave her assent to the Charter for the Kingdom of the Netherlands, which formed the basis for cooperation between the three remaining parts of the Kingdom: the Netherlands, Suriname and the Netherlands Antilles.
The death of HM Queen Juliana of The Netherlands on the 20th March 2004 (known in the last 24 years of her life as Princess Juliana) is regarded by the Dutch people as bringing with it the end of an era.
www.angelfire.com /ne2/queenjuliana/intro.html   (1477 words)

  
 Beatrix of the Netherlands - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Queen Beatrix of the Netherlands (born as Beatrix Wilhelmina Armgard prinses der Nederlanden, prinses van Oranje-Nassau, prinses van Lippe-Biesterfeld) (born January 31, 1938), has been the Queen of the Kingdom of the Netherlands since April 30, 1980.
Queen Beatrix is the eldest daughter of the late Queen Juliana of the Netherlands and the late Prince Bernhard of the Netherlands, Prince of Lippe-Biesterfeld.
From that date, under the Constitution of the Netherlands, she was entitled to assume the royal prerogative.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Queen_Beatrix_of_the_Netherlands   (1722 words)

  
 Queen Juliana Tribute
Princess Juliana was born on April 30, 1909, as only daughter of Queen Wilhelmina of The Netherlands and Prince Hendrik of Mecklenburg.
In 1956 Queen Juliana was forced to send her friends away, among them the heeler Greet Hofmans whom she used to consult regarding her youngest daughter's health.
By 1976 the marriage was as good as ever; Queen Juliana stood by her man, when Prince Bernhard was accused of taking bribes from Lockheed.
www.xs4all.nl /~kvenjb/juliana.htm   (389 words)

  
 Princess Juliana of the Netherlands 1909-2004
The dignitaries from the Netherlands crossed the Markt square to the Nieuwe Kerk on foot at 11.55.
On and at the flower carriage lied and hung floral tributes and wreaths of the grandchildren, the great-grandchildren of Princess Juliana, Thilo von Watzdorf (son of Prince Aschwin and Princess Simone zur Lippe-Biesterfeld), the Red Cross, the Cabinet Council, the States General, the Supreme Court of Judicature, the State Council and the Dutch Military Forces.
The route from the Netherlands Defence College to the Nieuwe Kerk in Delft is: Poortweg-Vrijebanselaan-Wateringse Vest-Noordeinde-Oude Delft-Nieuwstraat-Camaretten-around the town hall (to the left)-around Markt square (to the right)-Nieuwe Kerk.
www.nettyroyal.nl /juliana2.html   (938 words)

  
 Netherlands (06/06)
U.S. law enforcement information indicates the Netherlands still is one of the most significant source countries for Ecstasy in the U.S. The number of Ecstasy tablets seized in the U.S. linked to the Netherlands dropped to 200,000 in 2004, from 1 million in 2003 and 2.5 million in 2002.
The Netherlands' embassy in the U.S. is at 4200 Linnean Avenue, NW, Washington, DC 20008; tel: 202-244-5300; fax: 202-362-3430.
The Netherlands is the third-largest direct foreign investor in the United States, and the United States is the third-largest direct foreign investor in the Netherlands.
www.state.gov /r/pa/ei/bgn/3204.htm   (5568 words)

  
 The Netherlands Carillon
Queen Juliana endorsed the project, and on April 4, 1952, during a visit to the United States, she presented a small silver bell to President Truman as a token of the carillon to come.
The project, with strong financial support from the Netherlands government, moved ahead with full-speed and the 50th Bell of the Netherlands Carillon was officially dedicated on Friday May 5, 1995, on the 50th anniversary of the liberation of the Netherlands.
The Netherlands Carillon is located on the Virginia shore of the Potomac River opposite Washington, D.C. and bordering the northern end of Arlington National Cemetery, adjacent to The United States Marine Corps War Memorial.
www.nps.gov /gwmp/carillon.htm   (1173 words)

  
 Queen Juliana (The Netherlands)   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-06)
On 30 April 1980 Queen Juliana of the Netherlands abdicated in favour of her daughter Beatrix.
Juliana then became a Princess again, and reverted to the flag she had used before ascending the throne.
Description: rectangular; in the center the National Arms, with on top the Royal Crown, the 1st and 3rd rectangles are blue with a golden lion with arrows and sword; the 2nd and 4th rectangles are silver with a red rose (Lippe).
www.crwflags.com /fotw/flags/nl_jube.html   (618 words)

  
 Princess Margriet of the Netherlands
Princess Margriet Francisca of the Netherlands (born January 19, 1943) is the third daughter of Princess Juliana of the Netherlands and Prince Bernhard, the former Prince Bernhard of Lippe-Biesterfeld.
It was not until August 1945, when the Netherlands had been liberated, that Princess Margriet first set foot on Dutch soil.
Princess Juliana and Prince Bernhard returned to Soestdijk Palace[?] in Baarn, where the family had lived before the war.
www.ebroadcast.com.au /lookup/encyclopedia/ma/Margriet.html   (382 words)

  
 22ND GENERATION   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-06)
Queen Wilhelmina of the NETHERLANDS was born in 1880 in the Hague, the Netherlands - dtr of William III.
She was married to Duke Henry of MECKLENBURG (son of Duke Frederick Francis II of MECKLENBURG-SCHWERIN) on 7 Feb 1901 in the Netherlands.
Duke Henry of MECKLENBURG was born in 1876 in Mecklenburg-Schwerin.
home.att.net /~hamiltonclan/hamilton/gilbert/d7585.htm   (98 words)

  
 Dutch (Netherlands) Royal Family
Belgium, with Holland formed the Kingdom of the Netherlands as confirmed by the Congress of Vienna on 9 June 1815.
See 42.4 - Luxemburg which was subject to Salic law and had been ruled by the Kings of the Netherlands was separated from the Netherlands on the death of King Willem III without male issue.
Juliana abdicated on 30 April 1980 in favour of her daughter Beatrix.
www.btinternet.com /~allan_raymond/Dutch_Royal_Family.htm   (715 words)

  
 Princess Juliana, Former Dutch Monarch, Is Dead at 94   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-06)
Princess Juliana of the Netherlands, who died yesterday at 94, was born to wealth and privilege but was known for her warmth and social concerns.
Although Juliana was brought up in one of Europe's richest families, many Dutch found her endearing because, shy and soft-spoken, she exuded warmth and plainness.
Princess Juliana is survived by her husband and four daughters and numerous grandchildren.
www.nytimes.com /2004/03/21/international/europe/21JULI.html?ex=1395205200&en=5a0398533a1804ad&ei=5007&partner=USERLAND   (991 words)

  
 Scotland on Sunday - International - Netherlands mourns queen Juliana   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-06)
SHE was the "people’s queen" who established the model of the bicycling monarchy and helped her country recover from the trauma of a brutal Nazi occupation and the loss of its empire.
Queen Juliana, dubbed the "people’s queen", was the bicycling monarch who broke with convention by shopping at her local supermarket and sending her children to state school.
Juliana Louise Emma Marie Wilhelmina was born in The Hague, the only child of Queen Wilhelmina and Prince Hendrik.
scotlandonsunday.scotsman.com /international.cfm?id=328242004   (525 words)

  
 Popular 'cycling monarch' dies at 94 - World - www.theage.com.au
Princess Juliana of the Netherlands who died at the weekend, aged 94, was the original "cycling monarch".
Flags in the Netherlands will fly at half-mast until she is interred at the royal family's burial chamber in Delft.
Juliana was 39 when, in 1948, she ascended to the throne.
www.theage.com.au /articles/2004/03/21/1079823237122.html?from=storyrhs   (253 words)

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