Dutch Princess Catharina-Amalia Turns Eighteen
Today, December 7, Her Royal Highness Princess Catharina-Amalia, Princess of Orange, turns 18. The Princess was born on December 7, 2003 in The Hague and she is the first child of Their Majesties King Willem-Alexander and Queen Maxima.
Last June the Princess graduated cum laude from Christelijk Gymnasium Sorghvliet high school and she is currently on a gap year.
Tomorrow, December 8, Princess Catharina-Amalia will be installed to the Council of State in a ceremony held in the ball room of Kneuterdijk Palace at the presence of the King, Chairman of the Council, the Queen and the vice-chairman, Mr. Thom de Graaf.
On this occasion, the King has given to the Princess her own personal standard Willem-Alexander also appointed the Princess a Knight Grand Cross in the Order of the Netherlands Lion and a Knight in the House Order of the Golden Lion of Nassau by Royal Decree.
To mark this special birthday the Dutch Royal Court released some beautiful photos of the Princess.
Filed under The Netherlands
Prinses Amalia viert vandaag haar 18e verjaardag. Ter gelegenheid van haar verjaardag zijn nieuwe foto’s gepubliceerd. De foto’s zijn dit najaar gemaakt in Paleis Huis ten Bosch.https://t.co/1OkbClsHxC pic.twitter.com/XeiRTaKvHK
— Koninklijk Huis (@koninklijkhuis) December 7, 2021
Tagged Birthday, The Princess of Orange.