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The House of Orange-Nassau are a line of the House of Nassau. Their founder William the Silent succeeded to the title of Prince of Orange in 1544. They have played a central role in the political life of the Netherlands since William organised the Dutch revolt against Spanish rule, which after the Eighty Years' War led to an independent Dutch state. They are also the royal family of the Netherlands since 1815.

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Alexander, Prince of Orange

Amalia of Solms-Braunfels

Anna Pavlovna of Russia

Anna of Saxony

Anna van Egmont

Anne, Princess Royal and Princess of Orange

Beatrix of the Netherlands

Catharina-Amalia, Princess of Orange

Charlotte of Bourbon

Count Claus-Casimir of Orange-Nassau van Amsberg

Countess Albertine Agnes of Nassau

Countess Anna of Nassau

Countess Catharina Belgica of Nassau

Countess Charlotte Brabantina of Nassau

Countess Charlotte Flandrina of Nassau

Countess Elisabeth of Nassau

Countess Eloise of Orange-Nassau van Amsberg

Countess Emilia Antwerpiana of Nassau

Countess Emilia of Nassau

Countess Henriette Catherine of Nassau

Countess Leonore of Orange-Nassau van Amsberg

Countess Louise Henriette of Nassau

Countess Louise Juliana of Nassau

Countess Maria of Nassau (1556–1616)

Duke Henry of Mecklenburg-Schwerin

Emma of Waldeck and Pyrmont

Frederick Henry, Prince of Orange

Henry de Nassau d'Auverquerque, 1st Earl of Grantham

Henry de Nassau, Lord Overkirk

House of Orange-Nassau

John William Friso, Prince of Orange

Juliana of the Netherlands

Justinus van Nassau

Landgravine Marie Louise of Hesse-Kassel

Louise de Coligny

Louise of the Netherlands

Maria Belgica of Portugal

Maria of Nassau (1539–1599)

Mary II of England

Maurice, Prince of Orange

Philip William, Prince of Orange

Pieter van Vollenhoven

Prince Alexander of the Netherlands

Prince Bernhard of Orange-Nassau, van Vollenhoven

Prince Claus of the Netherlands

Prince Constantijn of the Netherlands

Prince Ernest Casimir of the Netherlands

Prince Floris of Orange-Nassau, van Vollenhoven

Prince Frederick of Orange-Nassau

Prince Frederick of the Netherlands

Prince Friso of Orange-Nassau

Prince Henry of the Netherlands (governor)

Prince Maurice of the Netherlands

Prince Pieter-Christiaan of Orange-Nassau, van Vollenhoven

Prince of Orange

Princess Aimée of Orange-Nassau, van Vollenhoven-Söhngen

Princess Alexia of the Netherlands

Princess Amalia of Nassau-Dietz

Princess Amalia of Saxe-Weimar-Eisenach

Princess Anita of Orange-Nassau, van Vollenhoven-van Eijk

Princess Annette of Orange-Nassau, van Vollenhoven-Sekrève

Princess Ariane of the Netherlands

Princess Carolina of Orange-Nassau

Princess Christina of the Netherlands

Princess Irene of the Netherlands

Princess Laurentien of the Netherlands

Princess Louise of Orange-Nassau

Princess Louise of Prussia (1808–1870)

Princess Mabel of Orange-Nassau

Princess Margriet of the Netherlands

Princess Marianne of the Netherlands

Princess Marie of Prussia (1855–1888)

Princess Marie of the Netherlands

Princess Marilène of Orange-Nassau, van Vollenhoven

Princess Pauline of Orange-Nassau

Princess Sophie of the Netherlands

Princess of Orange

Principality of Nassau-Orange-Fulda

Principality of Orange-Nassau

Queen Máxima of the Netherlands

Royal descendants of John William Friso

Sophie of Württemberg

Wilhelmina of Prussia, Princess of Orange

Wilhelmina of the Netherlands

Wilhelmine of Prussia, Queen of the Netherlands

Willem-Alexander of the Netherlands

William I of the Netherlands

William I, Count of Nassau-Dillenburg

William II of the Netherlands

William II, Prince of Orange

William III of England

William III of the Netherlands

William IV, Prince of Orange

William V, Prince of Orange

William, Prince of Orange

Éléonore de Bourbon

    

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MLive.com

MLive.com
Sun, 17 May 2015 04:17:05 -0700

The Dutch monarchy officially dates back two centuries, although the House of Orange-Nassau's rule began in 1559 when the Spanish King appointed William of Orange to oversee the land. He is considered the country's founding father because he led the ...

Roanoke Times

Roanoke Times
Sat, 16 May 2015 20:56:15 -0700

River cruising as a way of travel is booming, and many cruise lines catering to North American tourists offer 7-14 day European river cruises – some with seasonal themes such as Christmas markets, wine and beer tasting, art, jazz and bicycling ...
 
Fiji Times
Sat, 09 May 2015 14:22:30 -0700

Traditionally people in Holland are treated to a sea of orange as everyone — including their pet — is covered head to toe in oranje (orange) in a show of pride for the Dutch Royal family, the House of Orange-Nassau. In fact, each year the royal ...
 
Stars and Stripes (blog)
Fri, 17 Apr 2015 08:05:08 -0700

In cities and towns alike, the crowds flock to public spaces, with many clad in orange in a show of pride for the Dutch Royal family, the House of Orange-Nassau. Amsterdam takes on the air of a giant flea market, as all are free to peddle their second ...

Daily Mail

Daily Mail
Tue, 17 Feb 2015 08:34:31 -0800

She is part of the house of Orange-Nassau and Queen Maxima of the Netherlands clearly finds her married name inspiring. The Argentina-born Dutch royal, 43, cut a patriotic figure in her orange top as she visited the Veenkoloniaal Museum in Veendam with ...

Royal Central (blog)

Royal Central (blog)
Tue, 24 Mar 2015 02:54:23 -0700

However, since 1559 it has been hereditarily “governed” by members of the House of Orange-Nassau (the Royal Family). This came to order when Philip II of Spain appointed William of Orange as stadtholder. William then went on to became the leader of the ...

Boston Globe

Public Radio International
Mon, 02 Jun 2014 15:38:55 -0700

In May of last year, Queen Beatrix of the Netherlands stepped aside to make her son, Willem-Alexander of the House of Orange-Nassau, the first king in the Netherlands in 123 years. Then, Belgian King Albert II abdicated his throne in July to make way ...
 
MetroJacksonville.com
Wed, 19 Mar 2014 23:56:15 -0700

Nassau accounts for 70% of the entire population of the Bahamas. The city was original known as Charles Town before being destroyed by the Spanish in 1684. In 1695, it was rebuilt and named in honor of William III from the Dutch House of Orange-Nassau.
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