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Juliana of the Netherlands

Queen of the Netherlands (1948 - 1980)

Juliana (Juliana Luise Emma Marie Wilhelmina van Oranje-Nassau; 30 April 1909 – 20 March 2004) was Queen of the Kingdom of the Netherlands, from her mother's abdication in 1948, to her own in 1980. She died of pneumonia caused by dementia on 20 March 2004, aged 94.

Queen of the Netherlands
Prinses Juliana 1981.jpg
Reign 6 September 1948 – 30 April 1980 (31 years)
Predecessor Wilhelmina
Successor Beatrix
Spouse Bernhard of Lippe-Biesterfeld
Beatrix of the Netherlands
Princess Irene, Duchess of Parma
Princess Margriet
Princess Christina
Full name
Juliana Louise Emma Marie Wilhelmina
House House of Orange-Nassau
Father Hendrik of Mecklenburg-Schwerin
Mother Wilhelmina of the Netherlands
Born (1909-04-30)30 April 1909
The Hague, Netherlands
Died 20 March 2004(2004-03-20) (aged 94)
Soestdijk Palace, Baarn, Netherlands
Burial 30 March 2004
Nieuwe Kerk, Delft, Netherlands


Juliana of the Netherlandss ancestors in three generations
Juliana of the Netherlands Father:
Hendrik of Mecklenburg-Schwerin
Paternal grandfather:
Frederick Francis II, Grand Duke of Mecklenburg-Schwerin
Paternal Great-grandfather:
Paul Frederick, Grand Duke of Mecklenburg-Schwerin
Paternal Great-grandmother:
Princess Alexandrine of Prussia
Paternal grandmother:
Princess Marie of Schwarzburg-Rudolstadt
Paternal Great-grandfather:
Prince Adolph of Schwarzburg-Rudolstadt
Paternal Great-grandmother:
Princess Mathilde of Schonburg-Waldenburg
Wilhelmina of the Netherlands
Maternal grandfather:
William III of the Netherlands
Maternal Great-grandfather:
William II of the Netherlands
Maternal Great-grandmother:
Grand Duchess Anna Pavlovna of Russia
Maternal grandmother:
Princess Emma of Waldeck and Pyrmont
Maternal Great-grandfather:
George Victor, Prince of Waldeck and Pyrmont
Maternal Great-grandmother:
Princess Helena of Nassau-Weilburg