Princess Alexia of the Netherlands

Princess Alexia
Full name
Alexia Juliana Marcela Laurentien
House House of Orange-Nassau
Father Willem-Alexander, Prince of Orange
Mother Princess Máxima of the Netherlands
Born 26 June 2005 (2005-06-26) (age 4)
The Hague, The Netherlands
Styles of
Princess Alexia of the Netherlands
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Reference style Her Royal Highness
Spoken style Your Royal Highness
Alternative style Ma'am

Dutch Royal Family
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HM the Queen *

Princess Alexia of the Netherlands, Princess of Orange-Nassau (given names: Alexia Juliana Marcela Laurentien; born 26 June 2005, The Hague, the Netherlands), is the second of three daughters of Willem-Alexander, Prince of Orange, the heir apparent to the throne of the Netherlands, and Princess Máxima of the Netherlands, his spouse.

Life

Princess Alexia was born in the Bronovo Hospital in The Hague. Her baptism took place on 19 November 2005 in Wassenaar. The godparents to Princess Alexia are: Princess Mathilde, Duchess of Brabant; Jonkvrouwe Alexandra Jankovich de Jeszenice; Prince Friso of Orange-Nassau; Juan Zorreguieta and Jonkheer Frans Ferdinand de Beaufort.

Princess Alexia is third in line to the Dutch throne, behind her father and elder sister, Catharina-Amalia. She also has a younger sister, Ariane.

Names

The official origins of her given names:

All children of Prince Willem-Alexander will bear the title of Prince (Princess) of the Netherlands and Prince (Princess) of Orange-Nassau (Royal Decree of 25 January 2002, nr. 41).

Ancestry


Princess Alexia of the Netherlands
Cadet branch of the House of Amsberg
Born: 26 June, 2005
Dutch royalty
Preceded by
Princess Catharina-Amalia
Line of succession to the Dutch Throne
3rd position
Succeeded by
Princess Ariane
British royalty
Preceded by
Princess Catharina-Amalia of the Netherlands
Line of succession to the British throne Succeeded by
Princess Ariane of the Netherlands

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