Baudouin (US: / b oʊ ˈ d w æ̃ /; 7 September 1930 – 31 July 1993), Dutch name Boudewijn, was King of the Belgians from 17 July 1951 until his death in 1993. He was the last Belgian king to be sovereign of the Congo. Baudouin was the elder son of King Leopold III (1901–1983) and his first wife, Princess Astrid of Sweden (1905–1935
Prince Baudouin of Belgium (3 June 1869 – 23 January 1891) was the first child and eldest son of Prince Philippe, Count of Flanders, and his wife, Princess Marie of Hohenzollern-Sigmaringen. After Baudouin's death, his younger brother eventually became heir presumptive after the death of their father, and later succeeded their uncle Leopold II as Albert I of Belgium .
1930 Baudouin, Albert, Charles, Léopold, Axel, Marie, Gustave, Count of Hainaut, was born at the Chateau of Stuyvenberg, near Brussels, on 7 September. He was the second child of H.M. Leopold III, King of the Belgians and of H.M. Astrid, born Princess of Sweden. 1934 A tragic climbing accident claimed the life of his grandfather King Albert I.
Prince Gabriel of Belgium (French: Gabriel Baudouin Charles Marie, Dutch: Gabriël Boudewijn Karel Maria; born 20 August 2003) is the elder son and second child of King Philippe and Queen Mathilde of Belgium. He is currently second in line to the throne of Belgium after his elder sister, Elisabeth.
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Born in the Château de Belvédère near Laeken, Belgium, he was educated at the Royal Cadet High School and at the Royal Military Academy.
Prince Laurent and Claire Louise Coombs were married in Brusselson 12 April 2003. Coombs was also given the title of Princess of Belgium upon her marriage. The couple have three children: 1. Princess Louise (born 6 February 2004), 2. Prince Nicolas (born 13 December 2005, twin with Aymeric) 3. Prince Aymeric (born 13 December 2005, twin with Nichol...
In December 2006, Prince Laurent's name surfaced in a corruption scandal in which funds of the Belgian Navy were spent on his residence (Villa Clémentine) in Tervuren. Although the investigating magistrates denied that Laurent was personally implicated, some of the accused have implicated the prince in the press. On 5 January 2007, it became known ...
In March 2014, Prince Laurent was hospitalised with pneumonia and depression. He was voluntarily placed in a medically-induced coma on March 25, and was awakened on 27 March.On 4 April, Queen Paola stated in a letter that Laurent's condition was improving, and that she felt he was 'the most vulnerable' of her three children.
31 de mar. de 2017 · Baudouin Léopold Philippe Marie Charles Antoine Joseph Louis de Belgique, von Sachsen-Coburg und Gotha (Wettin, Ernestiner), Prince: Birthdate: June 03, 1869: Birthplace: Bruxelles, Brabant, Belgique (Belgium) Death: January 23, 1891 (21) Bruxelles, Brabant, Belgique (Belgium) (influenza) Place of Burial: Bruxelles, Belgique